Caitlin Dempsey

Caitlin Dempsey has been the editor of GIS Lounge (https://gislounge.com) since 2001. More about Caitlin Dempsey and GIS Lounge on the contact page. Caitlin Dempsey is also the editor of Geography Realm (geographyrealm.com).

This Map is Tracking the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Near-Realtime

As new cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) are reported, an interactive map developed by Johns Hopkins University is providing…

March 29, 2020

A Roundup of Geospatial Podcasts

Here's a list of GIS / geospatial podcasts you can download and listen to.

March 10, 2020

GIS and Map Contests Roundup

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

March 11, 2020

Using GIS to Assess Urban Tree Canopy

The University of Vermont Spatial Analysis Lab used spatial analysis to map out how the city of Philadelphia's tree canopy…

February 4, 2020

How to Add Leader Lines to Labels in QGIS 3.10

The release of QGIS version 3.10 brought with it the native capability to add leader lines to labels.

January 30, 2020

Download GIS Data of the Moon’s Geology

The USGS has released GIS data from its new Unified Geologic Map of the Moon.

February 19, 2020

New Guide for Improving How Geospatial Data is Discovered With Search Engines

The United Kingdom's Geospatial Commission recently published a guidebook for GIS data publishers to consult in order to make metadata…

February 20, 2020

GIS Job Description Survey

Below is a quick GIS job survey to understand what GIS professionals do in their respective industries.

January 15, 2020

GIS in Academia and Beyond Map Dashboard

Developed by Black Girls MAPP, a networking group that "connects and empowers women of color in the field of GIS",…

January 12, 2020

Women in GIS Networking Groups

Web sites with information specifically regarding peer support for women in GIS.

February 3, 2020