Sustainability Mapping

An overlay mapping technique using digital technology that can be used in an action-learning process to creatively derive an understanding of a diverse range of sustainability values, and uses, of local places. In an educational setting, place-mapping is an action-learning process that allows students to document and reflect on sense of place and sustainability values, and to learn a technique that will have professional application. Overlay mapping is a visually and analytically powerful technique for finding out, teaching and learning about sustainability. Stocker & Burke