How to Know its Time for a New Aerial Survey and other Government GIS News
Wabash County, IL needs new aerial imagery. How do officials know?
Supervisor of Assessments Debbie Gittings said she is working on the 2012 assessments for taxes payable in 2013. She reported the county’s GIS service dates back to 2005 and “is obsolete.” She said using Google maps the office has seen some changes in farmland in the county, some ground cleared that is not showing on the existing GIS.
Centralia, MO officials are trying to determine the best solution for its GIS.
The Arizona Geological Survey has announced that the National Geothermal Data System(NDGS) has reached a milestone with data from over one million wells now online and available for free to anyone (http://geothermaldata.org">http://geothermaldata.org ). ...
The system can accommodate common GIS applications, including GoogleEarth, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Explorer, NREL Geothermal Prospector, Microsoft Layerscape, and the USGS’ National Map Viewer. Give it a try.