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Examples of GIS Projects. Rhodes College Urban Studies Selected Slides. Memphis Defense Depot. By Amanda Abrams December 2002. The Question. Is the Memphis Defense Depot a traditional environmental justice concern, and Can it be addressed as a political issue?.

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examples of gis projects

Examples of GIS Projects

Rhodes College Urban Studies

Selected Slides

memphis defense depot

Memphis Defense Depot

By Amanda Abrams

December 2002

the question
The Question
  • Is the Memphis Defense Depot a traditional environmental justice concern, and
  • Can it be addressed as a political issue?
concerned citizens committee
Concerned Citizens Committee
  • Formed by Doris and Kenneth Bradshaw
  • About 500 members
  • Organized to address threat of Defense Depot on surrounding area
  • Unanswered deaths is a motivation
contaminated site
Contaminated Site?
  • Contaminates did seep through into residential areas
  • Drainage Ditches that flow from Depot
  • Possibility of inaccurate records
  • 1954-1970s toxic substances handled and buried
highly populated with minorities
Highly Populated with Minorities?
  • Almost 100% African-American population
  • African-American 97.54%
  • White 2.27%
  • Other .19%
city council
City Council

Janet Hooks

cypress creek

Cypress Creek

Ryan Parry

April 2002

results
Results
  • Industrial Sites
  • Race
  • Schools
  • Politicians
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Bellevue Landfill
  • Chandler Demolition Co.
  • Buckman Labs
  • Velsicol
  • Buckeye Technologies
  • Creotox Chemicals