WebMaps: How to analyze and share spatial data

Learn how to create, analyze, and share spatial data through web maps. The skills introduced in the workshop are beneficial for faculty and staff that want to learn a platform for analyzing spatial data and/or need interactive maps for use in classes, presentations, or websites. WesGIS Workshop WebMaps: How to analyze and share spatial data … Read more

WesGIS workshop: Crowdsourced Disaster Relief Mapping

Want to help with relief efforts after this month’s earthquakes and hurricanes? WesGIS workshop: Crowdsourced Disaster Relief Mapping When: Friday, September 22, noon-1 pm Where: PAC 100 Who: Anyone in the Wesleyan community who is interested in helping out by tracing buildings from satellite images. No GIS/mapping experience required.

Mappers needed in disaster relief efforts

OSM Tasking Manager is a mapping tool designed and built for the Humanitarian OSM Team collaborative mapping. The purpose of the tool is to divide up a mapping job into smaller tasks that can be completed rapidly. It shows which areas need to be mapped and which areas need the mapping validated. Go the their … Read more

Putting Human Geography on the Map Workshop

“Putting Human Geography on the Map” Workshop
September 28, 2017
U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia

The World-Wide Human Geography Data (WWHGD) Working Group is co-sponsored by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and the U.S. Department of State. This free event will be held at the US Geological Survey (USGS) auditorium in Reston, Virginia.

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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 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 … Read more