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Open Source Geospatial Production of United States Forest Disturbance Maps from Landsat Time Series

Open Source Geospatial Production of United States Forest Disturbance Maps from Landsat Time Series

The North American Forest Dynamics (NAFD) project is completing nationwide processing of historic Landsat data to provide annual, wall-to-wall analysis of US disturbance history over nearly the last three decades. Because understanding the causes of disturbance (e.g., harvest, fire, stress) is important to quantifying carbon dynamics, work was conducted to attribute causal agents to the nationwide change maps. This case ...

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GIS for Managers

GIS for Managers

In this seminar, one will explore basic concepts and applications of GIS, implementation strategies, and the return on investment that can be realized. The presentor discusses how GIS supports decision making through better management and sharing of information across the enterprise. An emphasis is placed on exploring the technology’s value as an organization wide tool for improved performance.

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World of GIS

World of GIS

Watch how GIS and GPS is used in strategically fighting wildland fires, using GPS and maps in aviation, and how geographic information is used in agriculture, and finally urban planning applications.

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Introduction to Election Results Viewer

Introduction to Election Results Viewer

Allison Muise demonstrates the Election Results Viewer application from the ArcGIS for Local Government solution. This application offers a map-based view of election results that allows users to locate an address or voting precinct and review election results that are summarized in a bar chart in the information panel at the bottom of the application and an information popup for ...

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