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DigitalGlobe fornece imagens para o Bing Maps e Xbox da Microsoft | MundoGEO

DigitalGlobe fornece imagens para o Bing Maps e Xbox da Microsoft | MundoGEO | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
A fornecedora de soluções em imagens de alta resolução DigitalGlobe, anunciou nessa semana dois acordos de licenciamento com a...
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UN-REDD Programme 2011 YIR Launch

UN-REDD Programme 2011 YIR Launch | DigitalRural | Scoop.it

The UN-REDD Programme’s 2011 “Year in Review” report was launched this week at the Programme's Policy Board meeting in Asunción, Paraguay. The 2011 “Year in Review” report provides a comprehensive snapshot of the significant progress and achievements made by the Programme's 14 National Programmes and other partner countries, as well as the international support and outreach provided by the Programme throughout 2011. The report also features high-level testimonials from donors, partner countries and other organizations involved in REDD+, including the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the Global Environment Facility (GEF), Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research (INPE) and the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF).

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FAO Media Centre: Natural teak forests decline, while planted teak forests increase

FAO Media Centre: Natural teak forests decline, while planted teak forests increase | DigitalRural | Scoop.it

The results of a new FAO global Teak Resources and Market Assessment conducted in 60 tropical countries show that natural teak forests are declining worldwide and that the quality of natural grown teak wood is deteriorating.

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Developing a Custom ArcGIS Application for the iPad 2

Developing a Custom ArcGIS Application for the iPad 2 | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
Develop mobile GIS applications and widgets for the iPad 2 using ArcGIS for Mobile developer technologies and Adobe AIR.
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» Android Smartphone AG Apps Being Created For Agribusiness | Adoption Cost

Farmers are typically early adaptors of new technology, especially tools that enable them to save money and increase overall profits.
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Fun with Trends

Fun with Trends | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
If current population trends continue . . .
· The population of the United States will increase to over 600 million by 2080, and in 2150 it will equal China’s present size.
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Soil and Water Conservation Districts Use Mobile GIS Daily

Soil and Water Conservation Districts Use Mobile GIS Daily | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
Mobile GIS systems and data collection help soil and water conservation districts inventory and plan for resource management.
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“Não vivemos em um mundo perfeito”

“Não vivemos em um mundo perfeito” | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
Especialista em infraestrutura na bacia amazônica escreve sobre gasoduto em Camisea, no Peru. Para ele, projeto é exemplo a ser seguido.
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Interview with Esri's Jack Dangermond: Landscape Architecture and GIS history

Interview with Esri's Jack Dangermond: Landscape Architecture and GIS history | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
 As the president and founder of Esri, the world’s technical and market-leading producer of geographic information systems (GIS) software, Jack Dangermond has g...
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ArcGIS API and Viewer 3.0 for Flex: Prerelease now available | ArcGIS Resource Center

ArcGIS API and Viewer 3.0 for Flex: Prerelease now available | ArcGIS Resource Center | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
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Geospatial technology zeroes in on agencies' needs - FederalTimes.com

Geospatial technology zeroes in on agencies' needs

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Global rainforest carbon map released online

Global rainforest carbon map released online | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
Researchers have posted carbon stock data for the world's tropical forests on ArcGIS Online, a web-based mapping platform developed by Esri.
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A centralidade da água na disputa global por recursos estratégicos

A centralidade da água na disputa global por recursos estratégicos | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
As grandes reservas hídricas como a bacia do Congo, Amazonas, o aquífero Guarani ou os grandes lagos de África central coincidem com a existência de grandes populações em expansão e fortes conflitos étnicos e religiosos.
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Determinación del Indice de Area Foliar (IAF) a partir de imágenes de satélite con GRASS en QGIS

Determinación del Indice de Area Foliar (IAF) a partir de imágenes de satélite con GRASS en QGIS | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
El índice de área foliar (IAF; LAI por sus siglas en inglés) puede ser estimado a partir de imágenes de satélite (Landsat). Es el cociente del área total de las hojas de una planta al área d...

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Forests and Climate Change Working Paper 10

Forest Management and Climate Change: a literature review...
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Regression Analysis in ArcGIS 10 - A Tutorial | ArcGIS Resource Center

Regression Analysis in ArcGIS 10 - A Tutorial | ArcGIS Resource Center | DigitalRural | Scoop.it

This ArcGIS 10 tutorial demonstrates how regression analysis has been implemented in ArcGIS, and explores some of the special considerations you’ll want to think about whenever you use regression with spatial data. The tutorial begins by setting the scenario: Authorities in your community are spending a large portion of public resources responding to 911 emergency calls. Projections indicate population in the area is going to double over the next 10 years. If you can better understand some of the factors contributing to high call volumes now, perhaps you can recommend strategies to help reduce 911 calls in the future.....


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African Food Tradition rEvisited by Research

African Food Tradition rEvisited by Research | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
Presentation of After project (African Food Tradition) financed by European Union within FP7 (RT @Bennett123123: Compiling research on value chains for Kenkey, a fermented maize food important in Ghana.)...

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Map Icons Collection | Google Maps Icons, Map Markers, Free POI Icons, GIS Symbols

Map Icons Collection | Google Maps Icons, Map Markers, Free POI Icons, GIS Symbols | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
Map Icons Collection is a set of more than 700 free map markers for your Point of Interests locations on your Google Maps or Google Earth...
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Huge rise in Brazil deforestation

Huge rise in Brazil deforestation | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
New satellite images show deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest has increased by almost six times in the past year.
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IADB Launches MapAmericas

IADB Launches MapAmericas | DigitalRural | Scoop.it

This weekend the Inter-American Development Bank is launching their new MapAmericas platform at their annual meetings in Montevideo. The new platform features interactive maps of the region’s countries that provide detailed information on active IDB projects, ranging from data showing where and how money is being invested, to multimedia stories describing the development impact on communities.

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Amazônia: Cientistas elucidam como desmatamento altera chuvas

Amazônia: Cientistas elucidam como desmatamento altera chuvas | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
Estudo publicado na revista Nature elucida como, em diferentes circunstâncias, o desmatamento afeta a quantidade de chuvas na região.
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Landsat - A Space Age Water Gauge

Water specialists Rick Allen, Bill Kramber and Tony Morse use Landsat thermal band data to measure the amount of water evaporating from the soil and transpir...


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ArcGIS Viewer for Flex | ArcGIS Resource Center

ArcGIS Viewer for Flex | ArcGIS Resource Center | DigitalRural | Scoop.it
The ArcGIS Viewer for Flex is a configurable web mapping application that can easily be configured, modifed and extended.
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Switch to Web Mercator Services to Get the Most Current Content | ArcGIS Resource Center

The following ArcGIS Online map services in the older ArcGIS Online WGS84 tiling scheme will be retired in April 2012. If you are using one of these services in one of your applications, you should plan to update those applications now.

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Geographia: Online GIS information on Map Analysis

Geographia: Online GIS information on Map Analysis | DigitalRural | Scoop.it

I came across the following site that has a wealth of free information on Geographic Information Systems'(GIS)-related information by Berry & Associates // Spatial Information Systems (BASIS). Map Analysis is a great subject for anyone interested in analyzing maps especially through GIS...


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