Rapid Response Monitoring Tools

With rapid data access, new vehicles and tools that can go almost anywhere (e.g., such…

Mark Altaweel

UAVs, GIS, and Ecology

With the relatively cheap price and increasing effectiveness of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), often called…

Mark Altaweel

Will 2017 be Remembered as a Stellar Time for Earth Observation?

Joe Francica, Managing Director Location Intelligence Solutions with Pitney Bowes discusses the growth and┬ádirection of…

Pitney Bowes

Monitoring Air Pollution with Sentinel-5P

Sentinel-5p will be one of the first satellites that provides high resolution pollution monitoring and…

Mark Altaweel

Predicting and Assessing the Impact of Hurricanes with GIS

GIS has become an important tool in assessing the risk of hurricanes and estimating the…

Mark Altaweel

Cost Distance and GIS

GIS can be used for cost distance mapping by factoring a variety of variables, ranging…

Mark Altaweel

Density Mapping

Density mapping is simply a way to show where points or lines may be concentrated…

Mark Altaweel

Using GIS to Help Locate Missing Persons

Andy Berry, Vice President EMEA at Pitney Bowes Software, discusses the important┬árole of geospatial data…

Pitney Bowes

GIS and Map Contests Roundup

Current map and GIS related competitions listed in order of the competition deadline.

Caitlin Dempsey

The USGS Landsat Analysis Ready Data (ARD) Program

Landsat data is available for download from EarthExplorer for the conterminous United States, Alaska, and…

Mark Altaweel

Preserving a Landscape Through Maps and Photography

Knowing how to preserve books, film and other information is common practice for libraries and…

Olivia Harne

QR Code Maps and Interactive Architecture

Olivia Harne writes about how to incorporate GIS content into public spaces using QR codes.

Olivia Harne