New satellites and improved image processing methods are better enabling the ability to provide real-time and near real-time mapping of wildfires.
An interactive map published by Esri shows the wildfire locations across the United States which covers the current wildfires raging in central Texas region and in California (click on the fire icon for each location for a popup with the fire name and current amount of acreage burned). The wildfire […]
Find weather related geographic data and GIS tools. Google Maps Weather Google Maps has added a weather layer. The layer shows current weather conditions and short term weather predictions. To turn the weather layer on, hover over the overview map in the upper righthand corner and select it from the […]