Constantine Engineering professionals worked with the staff of the Mobile County, Alabama - Environmental Services Department to customize existing GPS surveydata and GIS geodatabases into an integrated mapping system.
Specific tasks performed as part of this project are summarized below:
-Developed a data dictionary structure customized for Mobile County's wetland mitigation bank land management efforts
-Processed the County's existing LIDAR data to produce topographic contours for the wetland mitigation bank area
-Converted ArcMapgeodatabases to ArcPad shapefiles for use on handheld GPS units Drafted GIS/GPS methodology
-Trained County staff on using, updating and maintaining the data on both the GIS server and the GPS handheld units
The staff now uses this GIS tool to manage County-owned property designated for wetland mitigation bank use.