Data Interpolation and Extraction


Introduction to GIS or familiarity with ArcGIS Pro.

Learn how to interpolate point data into and extract point data from continuous surface data.


    • Common forms of data manipulation
    • Basics of vector, raster, and TIN data
    • Implementing interpolation procedures
      • Inverse Distance Weighted
      • Natural Neighbors
      • Spline
      • Kriging
    • Performing raster calculations
    • Extracting raster data at point locations
      • Extracting values to points
      • Extracting values by polygon/rectangle/circle
      • Sampling
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