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Check out Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS at the 2017 Esri User Conference!

Jun 26 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  apps arcgis online beta dashboard defense

The 2017 Esri User Conference in San Diego is loaded with opportunities to learn about Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS. Come and learn best practices for your workflows, get answers to your questions, and discover the next generation web version of … Continue reading


Healthy Homes: Re-Framing Fracking Impacts

Jun 26 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Articles – FracTracker Alliance under tags  articles communication community fracking framing

An Ohio family took joy in raising their kids and cattle at their farmhouse, built in 1853 with crooked walls and no indoor bathrooms. When they leased land to fracking activity, however, the “beep, beep, beep” of heavy truck traffic kept them up all night, and a cow died after drinking a strange fluid flowing […]

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How To Use GIS Cloud In Urban Tree Management Planning

Jun 26 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GIS Cloud under tags  arborists benefits blog forestry tree inventory

    Managing and maintaining of trees have proven to be very effective for increasing the quality of life in urban areas. For example, optimal tree density and distribution is an essential part of every modern urban planning strategy as trees have various benefits on humans and environment.   When arborists conduct fieldwork, their research...


GIS Cloud Crowdsourcing Webinar Reminder

Jun 26 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GIS Cloud under tags  blog crowdsourcing solution webinar

Dear GIS Cloud Community, We want to remind you that “GIS Cloud Crowdsourcing Live Demo” webinar will be held tomorrow (June 27th). Webinar Time and Date: Tuesday, June 27th at: 8 am PST   11 am EST   5 pm CET REGISTER HERE   These Topics Will be Covered: The key benefits and value propositions of the...


The BLK 360

Jun 26 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at In The Scan under tags  3d modeling sensors

Here is a quick video introduction to the Leica Geosystems BLK 360.  

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You Can Impact the Design of ArcGIS Online With Just a Click

Jun 26 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online june 2017 release updates

Many of you provide feedback on ArcGIS Online to the team in lots of different ways … using the ideas site, meeting with us at the UC, via twitter and all kinds of other discussions and communications. Everyone on the … Continue reading


Drones for Good: Planting 100,000 trees a day with drones

Jun 25 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  biocarbon engineering drones drones for good giscience reforestation

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) estimated that deforestation and forest degradation make up 17% of the world’s carbon emissions (back in 2007) – more than the world’s transportation sector. The only effective way to combat industrial-scale deforestation is to plant trees in the same scale! BioCarbon Engineering, the Oxford-based startup is looking to tackle […]

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‘Original’ Disneyland Map to Be Auctioned

Jun 23 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  art auctions disney disneyland theme parks

An “original,” hand-drawn presentation map of Disneyland is one of nearly a thousand Disney-related artifacts to be auctioned on Sunday by Van Eaton Galleries. From the catalog: This is the original presentation map of Disneyland that was created by Walt Disney and Herb Ryman in 1953. This map was then the main presentation piece for … Continue reading "‘Original’ Disneyland Map to Be Auctioned"


Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS at UC 2017

Jun 23 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  app developers apps arcgis api for javascript arcgis enterprise arcgis online

In a few weeks, the 2017 Esri International User Conference will be in full swing in San Diego, CA. If you haven’t already, you can register to attend the event here. The Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS Dev team will be … Continue reading


Intelligent Maps Checklist: Web Maps

Jun 23 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online best practices checklist intelligent maps checklist mapping

Have you ever made a checklist for yourself to ensure that your web map is not missing anything? Good news, we’ve done that for you. Feel free to use the checklist below, at least as a starting place. Basemap: Does … Continue reading