Preparing maps of the spatial distribution of gas filling plants in Dhi Qar Governorate using geographic information systems
Keywords:maps, Dhi Qar, geographic information systems
The spatial distribution maps of industries are maps that give a realistic picture of the industrial sites, because of their spatial accuracy. The spatial distribution has occupied the interest of geographers to research and determine the spatial and regional difference, as industrial maps are characterized by their ability to provide basic information for those interested in industrial activity and this is through spatial matching. For the region, as the industry occupies a productive sector and an important position in the economies of most countries, as the research aims to determine the levels of appropriateness and spatial compatibility between the distribution of factories and according to the nature of natural and human factors, and it has become representing many economic development processes, as this industry came as a complement to the crude oil industry, which was famous for Wide scale at the beginning of the twentieth century in Iraq.