The concepts of site and situation can be articulated as two axis:
- The site (vertical axis) is mostly related to the
attributes of a location, which mainly fall within physical, infrastructure
and economic characteristics. They are usually amenities that
make a location attractive to specific activities (e.g.
commercial, residential, manufacturing).
- The situation (horizontal axis) is related to the
relationships with other locations at the local, regional or global
scale. It reflects the connectivity of a location to other