Category Archives: Thoughts on Geospatial

10th Annual Loudoun County GIS Forum (Wed, May 6, 2015)

This is a great event each year.  And a super opportunity to network with folks who “do GIS” […]

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NASA Is Just Killing It With These Earth-Watching Satellites

Eric Roston in BloombergBusiness 27 Feb 2015 Five satellites launched in the past year are keeping an eye […]

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Ground Water Toolbox (USGS)

From the USGS: “The Groundwater Toolbox is a graphical and mapping interface for analysis of hydrologic data. The […]

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Another GIS Website to consider

TOH to Adam Shinal, former NOVA GIS student who called the following to my attention.  You will probable […]

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GISGeography.com

A site ranging from GIS Analysis (how to clip rasters to polygon boundaries in ArcGIS) to LiDAR data […]

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GeoPlatform.gov!

The GeoPlatform provides shared and trusted geospatial data, services, and applications for use by the public and by […]

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Google Earth Pro is now Free

30 Jan 2015 Click here to read the original. Over the last 10 years, businesses, scientists and hobbyists […]

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Two centuries of map-making – from William Smith’s survey to satellites

John Howell in www.theconversation.com  30 Jan 2015 This year marks the 200th anniversary since William Smith published his […]

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FAA offers framework to legalize commercial — but not delivery — drones

Ben Fox Rubin for CNET.com  15 Feb 2015 The Federal Aviation Administration took an important step Sunday toward […]

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Learn the Fundamentals of ArcGIS Pro, New from Esri

from: www10.giscafe.com January 29, 2015 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 3:00 p.m. (PST) Jan 21, 2015 — Esri’s […]

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