Title: FIELDS Rapid Assessment Tools Software 
Resource Type: software --> decision support tools 
Country: USA 
Year: 2006 
Availability: Softtware available for free download 
Producers or distributor US EPA Region 5 Superfund 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Web link for product information: http://epa.instepsoftware.com/rat/  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Information management systems-->Data storage
Contaminated land-->Information management systems-->Geographical information systems
Contaminated land-->Site investigation-->Conceptual site model
Contaminated land-->Site investigation-->Reporting
Contaminated land-->Site investigation-->Sampling and analysis
 
Short description: Software developed by EPA Region 5 FIELDS Team that enables users to: Collect data in real-time from GPS and environmental monitoring devices using their digital data outputs Integrate device data with descriptive data in a standard ESRI Shapefile. Generate polygons, lines, and point sample designs View collected data with reference datasets (e.g. aerials, roads, and facilities) Perform simple interpolations and view statistics, histograms, and trend plots Export data as ESRI Shapefile, SCRIBE database (.csv), and Access database. Send automated data transfers via e-mail View data collection remotely via FTP server 
Link to Organisation(s): EPA Environmental Protection Agency
 
Submitted By: Dr Stefan Gödeke WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 13/11/2006