Indiana School for the Blind Prints Huge 3D Map Based on Indiana’s OpenTopography Lidar Data

Christopher Crosby, Geodetic Imaging & OpenTopography Project Manager shared this story as a nice example of the broader impacts of the Indiana Statewide lidar dataset and open data access via OpenTopography [LINK].        

IndianaMap Update – November 2016

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates We have just added one layer to the map showing stream mileage measurements of select streams and rivers of Indiana, data supplied by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (IDNR). We also have updated five transportation […]

IndianaMap ArcGIS online County Timeline Story Map Template

Overview: On December 11, 1816, President James Madison signed the act admitting Indiana to the Union, a date we now celebrate as Statehood Day. Indiana’s 2016 Bicentennial celebration aims to honor our state’s 200 years of history, and to do so in a modern way that engages all 6.5 million Hoosiers and leaves a lasting […]

IndianaMap Update – October 2016

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates We have just updated four layers showing information about the Seelyville Coal Member in the Geology folder of the map. If you are a frequent user of these data, please use the links below to access […]

IndianaMap It’s All About Location – BizVoice Magazine

By: John C. Steinmetz, Indiana State Geologist Emeritus and senior scientist with the Indiana Geological Survey at Indiana University- Bloomington. As GIS professionals we often take our statewide IndianaMap viewer and data resources for granted.  This article published in this month’s Indiana Chamber of Commerce BIZVOICE Magazine reminds us that we can all benefit from this unique resource, and that we need to continue […]

IndianaMap ALERT – February 2016

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 THIS IS AN INDIANAMAP ALERT, AND THIS NEWS IS HUGE! Ever since our County Data Sharing Initiative grew to over one-million parcels and address points we have had to abandon using the Esri Shapefile format for downloads, […]

IndianaMap Update – February 2016 (MORE 2/16/16)

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates We have just updated four layers showing Land Cover (Land Cover 2006, Land Cover Change 2001 2006, Land Cover Impervious Surfaces 2006, Land Cover Impervious Surface Change 2001 2006) to IndianaMap. These layers were re-processed by […]

IndianaMap Update – January 2016

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates We have just updated the layers showing the 4 local county-based framework layers and “Recreation Trails (IDNR)” to IndianaMap. If you are a frequent user of these data, please use the link below to access the […]

2016 ISPLS IndianaMap & LiDAR Workshops

IGIC was pleased to conduct two workshops on IndianaMap resources at the 2016 Indiana Society of Professional Land Surveyors Conference on January 15, 2016 in Indianapolis, IN. Over 85 ISPLS members attended each 1/2 day workshop,  the first workshop was on IndianaMap Resources, and the second was on Geoprocessing Indiana’s statewide LiDAR Data. Although many of […]

IndianaMap Update – December 2015

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates We have just updated the layers showing “Benchmarks (NOAA)” and “Benchmarks CORS (NOAA)” to IndianaMap, which can be found in the “Reference>Benchmarks” folder, and the “Managed Lands IDNR” which can be found in the “Environment>Managed Lands” […]