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Day in the Life: GIS Analyst

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Wesley C. is a cartographer and Geographic Information System (GIS) Analyst for the San Francisco Department of Public Health. He uses GIS technology to gather and organize information in order to improve pedestrian infrastructure. As part of ConnectEd’s “Day in the Life” series, Wesley discusses his daily duties and the knowledge needed to be a ...

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Mapping & GIS for Absolute Beginners — Medium

Mapping & GIS for Absolute Beginners — Medium | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
An brief introduction to the world of data driven maps and putting the stories they tell in the hands of those who need them.

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The best place to start is at the beginning. GIS for beginners.

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Brazil Abandons Joint Satellite Launch System Project With Ukraine

Brazil Abandons Joint Satellite Launch System Project With Ukraine | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil (SPX) Apr 21, 2015 The president of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff, has decided to abandon a project for a joint satellite launch system Cyclone-4 that Brazil has been conducting for 12 years with the Government of Ukraine...


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Five Things You Didn't Know GIS Could Do

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Sophisticated, cloud-based GIS applications can be the keys that unlock solutions to some of the world's most pressing local and global challenges.
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15 before-and-after images that show how we're transforming the planet

We've dammed mighty rivers, built hundreds of artificial islands, and made the world's fourth-largest lake disappear.

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This article highlights 15 classroom-ready examples of environmental change that can readily detected with satellite imagery.   See these 25 from NASA's Earth Observatory for more.


Tags: remote sensing, land use, environment, geospatial, environment modify, unit 1 Geoprinciples.

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Transforming the planet in massive scales.

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Summer reading KQ2, How have humans altered Earth's environment? key concepts- remote sensing, land use

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Learn Web GIS, Step by Step - GIS Lounge

Learn Web GIS, Step by Step - GIS Lounge | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
Esri has released a new workbook for GIS students entitled,  Getting to Know Web GIS.  This workbook uses Esri’s ArcGIS platform including ArcGIS Online, Portal for ArcGIS, Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS, web app templates, and ArcGIS API for JavaScript in order to teach students how to create web GIS applications.  The book [...]
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SMAP Soil Moisture Mapping Satellite Launched | GIS in Education

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GIS Education blog, Remote Sensing News, GIS news updates, Geographic Information System, School University Links
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What Is GIS?

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This short video explains generally what is GIS and what we can do with a GIS.

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Geointelligence - Empowering Geospatial with Intelligence - GIS Lounge

Geointelligence - Empowering Geospatial with Intelligence - GIS Lounge | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
The challenges of warfare, terrorism, disaster response, disease surveillance and combat, have led to the creation of a geospatially aware workforce equipped with GEOINT. Besides the NGA Government departments and humanitarian agencies all over the world are employing GEOINT professionals to combat threats to national security, safety and health.
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qWhy Geospatially Enabling Your Big Data is Good for Business - PB Software Digital Insights

qWhy Geospatially Enabling Your Big Data is Good for Business - PB Software Digital Insights | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
Pitney Bowes will join SAP and thousands of attendees to dive into some of the big data challenges that companies are trying to solve.
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GIS and Geospatial Data Tools

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I was recently appointed the geography subject librarian for my library, which was mildly terrifying considering that I do not have a background in geography. But I was assigned the subject because...
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Mapping Out the GIS Software Landscape - GIS Geography

Mapping Out the GIS Software Landscape - GIS Geography | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
ArcGIS, QGIS, SAGA GIS to JUMP GIS. What GIS software should you be using? We map out the GIS software landscape and list 30 options for you to choose from.
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Amazon Web Services offers free satellite imagery | UN-SPIDER Knowledge Portal

Amazon Web Services offers free satellite imagery | UN-SPIDER Knowledge Portal | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
Customers of Amazon Web Services will have free access to over 85,000 satellite images provided by Landsat 8. This offer will set the stage for new types of geographically-oriented cloud applications.
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Using Mathematics, Web Maps, and Geography to Investigate Global Temperature Extremes | GIS Education Community

Using Mathematics, Web Maps, and Geography to Investigate Global Temperature Extremes | GIS Education Community | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
Using Mathematics, Web Maps, and Geography to Investigate Global Temperature Extremes
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Maps Serve to Monitor Global Agriculture - GIS Lounge

Maps Serve to Monitor Global Agriculture - GIS Lounge | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
As the world’s population grows, the amount of land available for farming is becoming a major concern. Increasing competition for land is springing up among growers, developers, and many others. This makes it critical to determine how much total land is available for farming across the globe but that completing [...]
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Big data's impact on global agriculture - O'Reilly Radar

Big data's impact on global agriculture - O'Reilly Radar | Geo-Gis | Scoop.it
Stewart Collis, CTO and co-founder of AWhere, recently tweeted a link to a video by the University of Minnesota's Institute on the Environment, Big Question: Feast or Famine? The...
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Geoportals - GIS Lounge

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Geoportals provide a single point of access for searching for and downloading GIS data from a multitude of sources. Users looking for GIS data can search a variety of geoportals for government and open GIS data.
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What do GIS consultants charge?

Directions Magazine Editor Bill Huber asked the Internet GIS community how much consultants charge for GIS services.He learned more than just the range of hourly rates.
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