June, 2002


Maps and Cartography

David Rumsey Historical Map Collection Is First Mapping and Internet GIS Site To Win Prestigious Webby Award

David Rumsey Historical Map Collection Is First Mapping and Internet GIS Site To Win Prestigious Webby Award

June 20, 2002 Press Contacts: Dana Wormer (e-mail danawormer@earthlink.net; tel.:  215-563-2454) David Rumsey (e-mail:  rumsey@luna-img.com) San Francisco, CA – The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences selected The David Rumsey Historical Map Collection Web site (www.davidrumsey.com) as the winner for Outstanding Technical Achievement at The 6th Annual Webby Awards, […]

GIS Data

Hayman Fire, Colorado Image

Hayman Fire, Colorado Image

Image credit: NASA/GSFC/METI/ERSDAC/JAROS, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team NASA’s Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (Aster) recently captured images of the Hayman fire burning in Colorado which has burned around 100,000 acres thus far. In the image, the blue areas are burned vegetation and healthy forest is in the […]