IndianaView – Landsat county images for all 92 Indiana counties

Contributed by:  Larry Biehl IndianaView Coordinator 155 South Grant Street Young Hall 942 West Lafayette, IN 47907-2108 Tel: (765) 494-3529 Landsat data have been prepared for all of the counties in Indiana. The data sets represent a rectangular area which includes the county. The data sets also represent a temporal sampling across 30 years for […]

IndianaMap Update – September 2017

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates:  We have updated two layers on the IndianaMap. If you are a frequent user of these data, please use the links below to access the Layer Gallery to download data and metadata for each of […]

Senior GIS Developer – Woolpert

Woolpert, Inc. is a cutting-edge national architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm that delivers value to clients by blending engineering excellence with innovative technology and geospatial applications. Woolpert was recently certified as an Employer of Choice by Great Place To Work®. We believe great companies are built from exceptional people and amazing clients. As we […]

Open Data [a.k.a. GIS Data] Are Crucial in Long-Term Recovery Following Hurricane Harvey

[GIS] Data possess a number of useful functions for non-profit and government groups, from determining where to deploy anti-mosquito measures to helping assess how many people still need aid. Source: Tech, Open Data Are Crucial in Long-Term Recovery Following Hurricane Harvey

StateScoop Recognizes Two Indiana Mapping Efforts in Top 25 Coolest GIS Visualizations

September 5, 2017.  Both the IndianaMap hosted by the Indiana Geological and Water Survey (IGWS), and the Daily Crash Prediction Map developed by the Indiana State Police (ISP) and the Management Performance Hub (MPH) are being recognized by StateScoop as Top 25 Coolest GIS Visualizations. IndianaMap is a buffet of geographic information fed by more […]

Dave Nail moves back to Missouri

Since 2007, Indiana has been fortunate to have Dave Nail living and working here in Indiana as our USGS Geospatial Liaison. The USGS Geospatial Liaisons perform numerous partnership related functions in support of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure, The National Map, Geospatial One Stop, and National Geospatial Program initiatives in state, local, and other federal […]

Facebook has mapped human population, building internet in space

The company has created a data map of the human population by combining government census numbers with information it’s obtained from space satellites, according to Janna Lewis, Facebook’s head of strategic innovation partnerships and sourcing. Source: Facebook has mapped human population, building internet in space

Geographically coordinated: How GIS is evolving within state government

As technology grasps a growing number of government operations, geospatial officers find themselves drifting closer to the center of IT. A cross section of GIOs / Statewide Geospatial Coordinators are interviewed including Indiana’s GIO Jim Sparks and IGIC Executive Director Phil Worrall.  Source: Geographically coordinated: How GIS is evolving within state government

Indiana Tech Company Surges Forward Bringing Mapping into the 21st Century | The U.S. Small Business Administration | SBA.gov

Source: Indiana Tech Company Surges Forward Bringing Mapping into the 21st Century | The U.S. Small Business Administration | SBA.gov   For Chris Walls, it all began with a love for maps. “I always loved maps.  When we were in the car when I was growing up, I was always looking at where we were […]

IGIC GIS Education Survey Released

August 23, 2017, Indianapolis, IN:  The Indiana Geographic Information Council has released a membership survey of GIS training classes.   IGIC is partnering with the Indiana Geographic Information Office and with TeachMeGIS to expand the availability of GIS training opportunities in Indiana.   Responding to this short survey will help our IGIC Education Committee to: […]