Utah County is constantly developing and expanding. New developments require new roads, new power lines, and changes to existing topography. GIS data is maintained and made available for the state of Utah by Utah AGRC (Automated Geographic Reference Center). GIS can be used to make an easy to update map that will display the current situation of roads, power lines, population density, and terrain. In this exercise a model will be created that will execute to create a map that will display safe emergency landing sites for recreational aircraft in Utah County.
Chadwick, John; Pope, Daniel; and Weichers, Todd, "Final Laboratory Project – Emergency Landing Site Map" (2016). Engineering Applications of GIS - Laboratory Exercises. 17.