This paper and presentation should clearly explain all stages of the proposed research

topic. It should consist of the following sections:

. Identify a research question / area of research

-Why is this issue important?


-Who would be the intended audience of this research?

. Identify several articles/papers that has looked at issues similar to this or in similar



-What articles have been written about this topic?


-What articles have used similar analysis you intend to use?


Identify several spatially-explicit, relevant data sources you intend to use