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I have developed a fishnet grid for my study area.

I have various datasets for the area and want to allocate a value (from one of the pre-determined datasets) to each polygon within the Fishnet.

How do i display that the data from one source falls into the various polygons?

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If you use ArcGIS and need to transfer the values of features of one layer (your study data) to another layer (fishnet grid polygons), consider using the Spatial Join geoprocessing tool.

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In ArcGIS a Spatial Join should do this.

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