Caitlin Dempsey

Open Access Novel Coronavirus Data

A newly published article in Nature's Sci Data decribes how epidemiologists collected and curated individual-level novel coronavirus data from a…

March 24, 2020

How to Volunteer Your GIS and Cartography Skills

Those with GIS and cartography skills that want to volunteer to help out can do so remotely with these calls…

April 18, 2020

Esri Offering Free ArcGIS Online Six-Month Subscription to Organizations to Assist with COVID-19 Response

Esri is making some of its online GIS tools available for free to private and public organizations free for six…

March 19, 2020

How Geospatial Conferences are Responding to the Coronavirus Outbreak

Here's a growing list of how geospatial conferences are reacting to the novel coronavirus outbreak.

March 13, 2020

GIS and Cartography Material Available for Online Teaching

Several institutions and professors have offered up readily available online resources that can be used to virtual teach cartography and…

March 14, 2020

Access Open GIS Data for Almost 11 Million Trees with OpenTrees

Developed by Steve Bennett, lets you visualize and download GIS data for almost 11 million city and park trees…

April 13, 2020

Updated Global Elevation Data Released by NASA

A new global digital elevation model (DEM) has been released by NASA.

March 4, 2020

Coronavirus Map and Data Hub Developed by Esri

Esri has launched the COVID-19 GIS Hub to centralize access to maps and GIS data relating to the novel coronavirus.

March 14, 2020