2019 AGIC Education and Training Symposium

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October 1 - 4, 2019 at the Prescott Resort in Prescott, AZ

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GIS News

A Zoological Datum: How Honey Bees Use Datums for Mapping and Navigation

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:58am

Aside from humans, bees are the only animals on earth known to map and communicate spatial information, including using their own datums.


Ultimate gift to future generations: Plan to laser map all land on Earth

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:44am

An ambitious idea to create Earth Archive, a collection of LiDAR data from around the world that will record cultural, geological and environmental treasures at risk from climate crisis.


Data Off the Beaten Path: Housing and Urban Development

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 4:15pm

Article provides useful links to GIS data repositories that are helpful to those in the housing and urban development field.


Datums, feet and GNSS vectors: The 2022 NGS upgrade

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 4:14pm

Learn about the reasons for and concerns about the National Geodetic Survey's (NGS) datum changes in 2022, which will upgrade the NAD83 horizontal and NAVD88 vertical datums.


New lidar dataset covering the Kaibab Plateau, AZ

Friday, August 23, 2019 - 11:04am

OpenTopography recently released high-resolution topography and forestry data over the Kaibab Plateau in Arizona.



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