Spatial Analyst is a extension within ArcGIS that provides a range of spatial modeling and analysis tools.

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What does “You do not have necessary license to run tool” mean when ArcGIS extension installed and activated?

I just purchased ArcGIS for Home Use 10.2 and installed and activated the extensions with the codes I received from Esri. The ArcGIS Administrator says Yes for Installed and Authorized, and even has ...
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Smoothing grid of cells inSrcGIS for Desktop?

I have a grid of cells that outline sharp transitions between different neighbour values: I would like to "smooth" the transition between the cells so that I obtain some sort of gradients between ...
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Extracting pixels with value in one raster but NoData in other raster?

I have two raster A and B, and they are representing the info for Florida. Ideally A and B should have same coverage. However, due to some data processing issue, B's boundary is a bit smaller than A's....
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How to compare outputs of erosion from ArcSWAT and RUSLE from ArcGIS?

I calculated water erosion in ArcSWAT and I also calculated erosion by RUSLE http://35.8.121.139/rusle/ equation in ArcGIS. Now I need to compare these two (from ArcSWAT I used SYLD- assumed ...
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Error when running Extract by Mask Script

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 Desktop to write a script tool to, among other things, extract raster data using a mask. I keep getting these errors: ExecuteError: ERROR 000875: Output raster: C:\...
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Do integer values in a Confidence Raster correspond with a specific probability %?

I have been using the Maximum Likelihood Tool (Spatial Analyst extension, ArcMap 10.3.1) to classify a number of rasters into "Vegetation" and "Bare Ground" classes. I'd like to have some sort of ...
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“Extract by Mask” changing raster pixel values…or not?

I am using ArcMap 10.0 and am confused by my Extract by Mask output rasters. I hope to eliminate the black background from three Landsat ER Mapper images so that I can mosaic them. Originally I ...
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Removing pixels in raster map using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I made a raster. I wonder how can I remove pixels with values lesser than an specific value? for example How is possible to set the value of classes from 0.92? i have searched it and i found this ...
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How to create backlink raster for Cost Distance tool?

I have two polygon shapefiles and one cost surface. I need to estimate accessibility to these two sets of destinations. The part that I don't understand is whether I have to use an output backlink ...
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how to do classification when the spatial analysis toolbox is not available?

I am required to do classification on a polygon feature class based on the rage data. However, I have realised that our ArcGIS lisense does not have "Spatial Analysis" toolbox as active, therefore I ...
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Working out percentage of different raster parcels in polygon?

I have a raster layer (LCM2007) that contains 24 classes of landcover and a shapefile, polygon, which represents areas in a survey. I want the area, or percentage, of each class in each area. For ...
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What does Geostatistical Analyst use to export to vector

I have three maps I need to create and two can be created in GA while the third needs to be created in Spatial Analyst but would like all three to have a similar appearance. When I use Inverse ...
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Querying points based on multiple gdb-based layers?

I have several dozen different gdb data sets that collectively make up the areas that I'm looking at in QGIS. I have two additional shapefiles with points and I need to figure out which of those ...
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Calculate visibility with polygonal visual barriers

I have the raster file for my digitial elevation model as well as a polygon shapefile with polygons representing different kinds of environments (forest, field, meadow, etc), and wouldlike to ...
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Recommend text for Spatial Analyst? (ArcGIS)

Does anyone have a recommendation for a good reference/tutorial(s) on Spatial Analyst? The most recent I can find are from early to mid 2000s. Or has SA simply not changed much in 7 years?
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ArcMap 10.1 - Tabulate Area tool “doubling up” for Overlapping Buffer Zones

This question is related to a previous question I asked: Raster Version of Spatial Join (one to many) I used the Tabulate Area tool to crosstabulate values between an overlapping "buffrast" raster (...
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Using land cover data and a polygon layer to identify areas of interest

I have land cover in a raster file and a polygon layer with park boundaries. I need to take 2 of the land cover categories (trees, brush/shrubs) and look at areas with this type of cover that are ...
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Interpreting output from PCA tool of ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am looking for some assistance on interpreting the output from a PCA run in Arcmap. My data is comprised of 6 raster bands representing biophysical elements in the marine environment (SST, ...
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Averaging large number of raster layers using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a large number of rasters (300+) I would like to average using Raster Calculator as is explained at How do I average a set of rasters? I know I can manually select each raster by double-...
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Averaging set of rasters using Raster Calculator of ArcGIS Desktop?

How do I average a set of rasters? I have remotely sensed chlorophyll a rasters for several days and I need to get an average of the days represented as one raster layer. I am using ArcMap 9.2.
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How to Calculate NDWI Value in Arcgis 10.1?

I want to delineate surface water feature of my Landsat raster image and also want to calculate the area of water body. I have learned through internet that NDWI can be used to delineate open water ...
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Using Extract Multi Values To Points to return OBJ ID not actual attribute values?

This code extracts the OBJECTid from the rasters. Is there a way to obtain the actual attribute values? EMVTP (http://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/10.3/tools/spatial-analyst-toolbox/extract-multi-...
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Better way to get raster values for a large number of point features?

I have several projects with tree point features (SpecialStatusSpeciesPoint) that contain up to 2,000,000 records. I am trying to record tree height (Hgt) and base elevation (BaseElev) values, based ...
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Round Raster to next higher or lower int

I am using ArcGIS 10.1. I am searching for a solution to calculate a raster. The values are like: 0.2 0.6 5.3 i.e. How can I now get 0.2 as 0 and 0.6 to 1 and 5.3 to 5? In the end integer numbers. ...
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Cropscape Change Analysis

I have two raster data layers from cropscape for 2014 and 2015 that have been clipped to Fresno County. I want to look at the change in almonds between these two years (if and where almonds were added ...
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Time distance by roads from specified point (raster analysis)

I just started to learn arcgis, so even simple tasks looks difficult to me. Can you give me please some guidelines how to create raster where each cell contains time distance by road from specified ...
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Creating new raster based on spatial extent and classes of one raster and average of another using ArcMap?

I have a raster that is split into classes and I wanted to make a new raster with this raster's spatial extent and classes but displaying the average values from a different raster. I am not really ...
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How to examine each connected pixel to select its neighbors to separate clusters?

I am trying to develop a methodology for separating pixels from one another to determine whether they belong to a city cluster or not. Starting at the center pixel of the city I want to select all ...
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Surface attribute only calculated for actual points and not interpolated

When I run the surface hillshade, slope and aspect in the Arc Toolbox using my raster surface it appears to be calculating the attribute only for the data points and not for the interpolated areas ...
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Determine which Polygon Attributes are the Majority Value as Defined by Second Polygon Shapefile

I need to determine the majority soil type within a series of polygons. I have data from the USDA Web Soil Survey (properly formatted and the like). I then have another shapefile with 60+ polygons ...
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Tool to count faulty point-curve connections and number of missing connections [closed]

is there any tool in arcgis/arcmap that shows faulty point-curve connection? For example two roads should be at "+" intersection, but they are not? And second- number of missing connections due to ...
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how do you identify ridges on an elevation raster?

I was wondering whether anyone might be able to tell me in layman's terms how to extract or differentiate between ridges and hilltops from 10m elevation data using ArcGIS 10.1?
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Creating logical function in grid using con tool?

I have a precipitation grid with values but no attribute tables. How do I redefine the precipitation such that I can create a logic operation by condition con for e.g. a) P= 400 for P<=400 b) ...
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Extracting multiple values of raster to polygons using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I was hoping I could get some help on how to extract information from a land use raster using polygons. I have a layer with 157 polygons and a land use raster with multiple land use categories for the ...
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Thinning LiDAR points to remove redundant neighbors?

I'm trying to develop a workflow in ArcGIS with 3D Analyst or Spatial Analyst to intelligently thin a grid of spot elevation points created from a LiDAR DEM. The current point spacing is 1 meter. Some ...
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How to get neighborhood values count using a geoprocessing tool in ArcGIS?

I have a raster (black=0, red=1, and white=NoData). I am wondering if there is any tool in arcgis which can help me only count number of 0s and 1s separately in a 3*3 neighborhood. I need an attribute ...
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Raster result is different for arcpy.sa CON and arcpy.gp.Con_sa

I have to add two rasters, one bigger than the other, but before adding I have to set the value of NODATA of smaller raster to the value of bigger raster. So i used the following code to do it: ...
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Selecting polygons below (downhill of) lines using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am hoping to identify sections of a trail system which are close enough to potentially add sediments to wetlands downhill. To this end, I would like to select polygons (wetlands) that are within a ...
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Why ModelBuilder results do not display in map? [duplicate]

I am automating river network analysis using ModelBuilder by making a tool out of the different Hydrology Spatial Analyst Tools extension. When run individually, each tool in the set of tools has an ...
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Identify adjacent and no-adjacent polygons between multiple shapefiles using R?

My spatial data are recorded multiple years, providing one polygon for a year. (Polygon is derived from raster data, so I can use rasters instead if it will be easier to run my calculations). I ...
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Focal statistics on polygon data

I am new to GIS and I am currently preparing/extracting my spatial data to prepare for analysis in R. At the moment, I am attempting to calculate 'summed cover of my predictor variable (i.e. ...
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Nested Con statement arcpy

I am trying to combine three conditions into one con statement line: ndvi_adjusted = Raster(ndvi_raw) * 0.004 - 0.08 con1 = Con(Raster(ndvi_adjusted) >= 0, ndvi_adjusted) con2 = Con(IsNull(con1), ...
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Average value of polygons within a set distance from a point

I have two vector layers: one polygon and one point layer. The polygon layer has a value from 1 to 10. I am trying to find the average value for all polygons within or partly within a 1-mile radius of ...
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Getting distance from nearest stream and elevation to nearest stream?

I need to know if there are simple commands for this 2 points: the distance from the nearest stream, D [m], defined as the length of the path that hydrologically connects the location under exam to ...
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Fill NoData raster cells with floating point value of closest cell

I am working in ArcMap 10.3.1 with Spatial Analyst tools. I have a raster with some large contiguous areas with NoData. I want to assign the floating point value of the closest cell to each NoData ...
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Grid cell based on thresholded image?

I have different rasters in ArcGIS (thresholded images using OpenCV) containing different shapes defined by white pixels only. For each raster, I would like to create a grid of cells attributing ...
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How to group overlapping polygon features to generate unique feature ID?

I have a group on onshore leases that are overlapping and I want to generate a field attribute so that all the polygons (or centroids of the polygons) that overlap have a unique ID so that I can ...
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Partitioning value (100 tonnes/ha) of underlying shapefile to multiple features in same shapefile in areas that overlap using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have tried searching for an answer but can't think of a way to generalize my question to other scenarios. Looking for answers using ArcMAP 10.1. I currently have two shapefiles. One contains ...
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Watershed tool producing same output as basin tool for all pour points [closed]

I am using the Hydrology Tools in the Spatial Analyst Toolbox (ArcGIS 10.3) I am trying to delineate watersheds in a region in order to do spatial interpolation by top-kriging at some ungaged sites. ...
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Extracting (x,y) of cells overlapped with polyline in ArcGIS for Desktop

I have a grid which is made up of 100*100 cells. I want each cell to be identified by its x (1 to 100) and y (1 to 100) value . For example the cell on the top left corner must be Identified as (1,1) ...