Orange County Waste and Recycling uses ArcGIS Velocity to monitor landfill stockpiles temperatures in real time while saving the county thousands of dollars. Check it out!
Category Archives: Maps/Apps/Charts/Data
2023 ESRI Developer Summit videos
The Plenary Session at the 2023 ESRI Developer Summit kicked each day off with an inspiring deep dive into the entirety of the ArcGIS system, exploring spatial analytics, data science, and location services with expert-led app-building demonstrations.
Days one and two of the Plenary Session, as well as the customer keynotes, are now available to view. Check it out!
Webinar: ArcGIS Field Maps
ESRI is hosting an ArcGIS Field Maps webinar on March 15. They will introduce you to Field Maps and the new Field Maps Designer web app as well as cover the following:
- Streamlining data capture and editing
- Capturing data correctly to avoid errors in field-collected data
- Achieving office and field synchronization, enabling everyone to work from a common understanding
- Integrating with your existing business workflows
- Creating automated workflows that deliver greater efficiency
For more information and to register for the webinar, click here.
A Bite of Reality
In case you cannot get enough reality in your life, ESRI has released ArcGIS Reality. The software allows you to capture the world in 3D. Click below for more info.
NASA/Esri Agreement Enhances Use of NASA Geospatial Data
A new Space Act Agreement between NASA and ESRI further expands global access to NASA’s geospatial content for research and exploration. Click here to read more about it.
Webinar: Geography and Map Virtual Orientation by LOC
The Library of Congress will have a virtual introduction to the world’s largest map library, focusing on collections and resources accessible online from anywhere. Join the webinar to explore a treasure trove of maps, atlases, and cartographic resources followed by a Q&A session with a map librarian.
The webinar will be Feb 14, 2023 12:00 PM PST. Click here to register.
Merry Christmas 2022
Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a great holiday season! Enjoy this year’s Christmas Card … I think Santa is learning about points, lines, and polygons!
World Historical Gazetteer
The World Historical Gazetteer (WHG) is providing a collection of content and services that permit world historians, their students, and the general public to do spatial and temporal reasoning and visualization in a data rich environment at global and trans-regional scales. Check it out!
In California, some of our reservoirs are still low. Check out this article and slider apps comparing satellite images of the reservoirs 5 years ago and today.
Shaded Relief Maps
Looking for a unique gift for someone who loves maps? Check out these shaded relief maps. They are flat 2D maps, but really look like they are jumping off the page in 3D. My guess the bigger the map you get, the better 3D effect on your eyes! Check it out.
You can also visit the author’s project site here.