GIS Specialist Job Announcement, Lake Tahoe Area

The State of California, Tahoe Conservancy has a GIS specialist position open, duty station, S. Lake Tahoe, CA: https://jobs.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=61339https://jobs.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=61339
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WesGIS Workshop: Story Maps

WesGIS Workshop
Story Maps: How to create a dynamic online map experience
Friday, May 5, 1:30 pm
PAC 100

Story maps combine interactive oFliernline maps with other content (text, photos, video, audio) to portray a place, event, issue, or pattern within a geographic context. Story maps can use the tools of a geographic information system but don’t require creators or users to have any special knowledge of GIS. This workshop for faculty and staff entails hands-on training on how to create a story map. Suitable for beginners or current GIS users that want to update to webmap platforms.

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GIS Working Group – May 5

GIS Working Group Meeting
Story Maps: What they are and how to leverage them in your classroom
Friday, May 5, 12:30 pm
PAC 136

Join fellow faculty and staff members for an informal discussion about integrating Story Maps into courses. We will discuss the utility of story maps as a pedagogical tool in a variety of courses on campus. Story maps combine interactive online maps with other content (text, photos, video, audio) to portray a place, event, issue, or pattern within a geographic context. Story maps can use the tools of a geographic information system but don’t require creators or users to have any special knowledge of GIS. Faculty members have used story maps as alternatives to reports and presentations or as stand-alone projects. (For an overview of story maps go to http://storymaps.arcgis.com/en/.) All are welcome to join the conversation.

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Botany Field Crew jobs

Crew Leader and interns needed for on-the-ground conservation and native seed collection in the Verde Valley, working with Friends of the Verde River in Cottonwood, AZ, from May through August. 

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NYS Parks GIS Specialist job

Subject: Job Announcement – NYS Parks GIS Database Specialist

IS Database Specialist

NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, GIS Bureau

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AGS Internships

The summer internship lasts for 15 weeks, with the weekly hours being 35 hours. Upon successful completion of the Scholar-Intern Program, Summer Interns receive a scholarship of $1,000.00.

Interns with interest in any of the following areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Geography and Environmental Studies
  • Geospatial Analysis and GIS
  • Journalism
  • Media and Communications
  •  Information Technology and Web Development

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WesGIS Workshop: Integrating surveys and mobile mapping with Survey123

Survey123 flierWesGIS Workshop: Integrating surveys and mobile mapping with Survey123
Friday April 21, 2017
1:30-2:30 pm
PAC 100

Combine the power of smart forms and geography! Survey123 is a simple and intuitive form-centric data gathering solution for creating, sharing, and analyzing survey data. Location data can be easily integrated into the survey creation and analysis. Capture data anytime, anywhere on your smartphone, laptop, or desktop. Maintain private single-user surveys, invite users to take your surveys, or create public surveys. Learn how to create an end-to-end workflow for designing and implementing surveys in the field, conducting them, and ensuring the results are geotagged and synchronized with your GIS. Workshop participants will gain hands-on training. If desired, bring personal smartphone or tablet. For Wesleyan Faculty and Staff. No prior GIS experience necessary. No RSVP necessary.

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Upcoming UConn CLEAR workshops

UConn CLEAR has a few intro level GIS workshops coming up at the office in Haddam. Details and registration can be found on our website or from the links below.  Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinars by GeoBytes

April and May GeoBytes schedule.  Continue reading

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Seasonal job in San Francisco Bay Area

SEASONAL BIOLOGIST JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Continue reading

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