Wesleyan walking paths map

Map and news article.

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Audubon Alaska job announcement

Audubon Alaska is hiring a Director of Conservation Science. This position combines management, ecology, and GIS skills, in a dynamic and collaborative work environment. The full job description is below or online here.

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WV DNR job announcement

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR) plans to fill a Research Specialist 3 position in the Elkins Operations Center in Randolph County. Continue reading

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Why GIS in Education matters…

From Joseph Kerski, Esri Education Manager:

An article in Geospatial World about why GIS in education matters: https://www.geospatialworld.net/blogs/why-gis-in-education-matters/

Compilation of statements about the importance of spatial data: https://spatialreserves.wordpress.com/2018/08/06/key-statements-about-the-importance-of-spatial-data/

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GIS Postdoc position available at Stanford

2-year Postdoctoral Scholar Position in Ecology

The Santa Cruz Mountains Stewardship Network (SCMSN) is seeking a postdoctoral scholar to conduct research that will help in promoting ecological sustainability in the Santa Cruz Mountains Region of California. Continue reading

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81 dates of historical imagery available

For those of you that regularly examine changes over space and time with imagery and GIS: 81 different dates of historical imagery for the past 5 years now reside in ArcGIS via the World Imagery Wayback service.  For more, see: https://www.esri.com/arcgis-blog/products/arcgis-living-atlas/imagery/wayback-81-flavors-of-world-imagery/    You can access this imagery in ArcGIS Online, ArcMap, and ArcGIS Pro.  A great place to start is the World Imagery Wayback app – just by using a web browser  – https://livingatlas.arcgis.com/wayback/    Great global resource for examining land use and land cover change, changes in water levels of reservoirs, coastal erosion, deforestation, regrowth, urbanization, and much more.

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Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Canada story map

A freshwater story map called “The Water We Share” that outlines the different freshwater conservation projects that Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Canada scientists are currently working on and gives some background on why this landscape is important to protect.

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Story Maps series on the Anthropocene: Living in the Age of Humans

 Three new story maps from the Esri Education Team:

Future installments will feature biodiversity, land, freshwater, oceans, climate, and taking action.

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GIS Analyst Position available at WestCOG

WestCOG is looking to hire a GIS analyst to work at their Sandy Hook office. Job details can be found at: https://westcog.org/about/employment-opportunities/

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Geospatial Program Manager at the Chesapeake Conservancy

Chesapeake Conservancy is seeking an immediate hire of a Program Manager with at least two years of professional GIS and program management experience. https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/45449 Continue reading

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