Suitability Analysis

Side by side maps showing land cover and a suitability map showing areas where cocoa can be planted.

How to Use the Suitability Modeler in ArcGIS Pro

Jeff Oppong

Learn how to use the suitability modeler in ArcGIS Pro to map out suitable areas given a set of criteria.

Overview of Weighted Site Selection and Suitability Analysis

Amanda Briney

Site selection is a type of analysis used in GIS to determine the best place or site for something. Weighted site selection analysis is one type of site selection that allows users to rank raster cells and assign a relative importance value to each layer. This article examines weighted site selection by explaining how it works and when it should be used. It also provides an example of a weighted site selection project for reference.