IndianaMap Update – April 2018

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist and Geologist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 IndianaMap News – Layer Updates and New Additions We have added four new layers and updated two older layers onto IndianaMap. The two updated layers showing “Managed Lands” (Environment Folder) and “Recreation Trails” (Infrastructure Folder) […]

IndianaMap Update – January 2018

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist and Geologist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates: We have just updated one layer on the IndianaMap showing “Water Bodies Streams Classified LocalRes” (one of four hosted NHD GIS layers). Personnel of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) supplied a […]

IndianaMap Update – December 2017

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist and Geologist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates:  We have added three layers showing surface coal mines, underground coal mines, and coal mine entries in Indiana into the Geology folder of the IndianaMap. These updated data were provided to the IGS by personnel […]

IndianaMap Update – October 2017

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist and Geologist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates:  We have added three layers showing Crops in Indiana from 2014, 2015, and 2016 (data supplied by the USDA, NASS)  onto the IndianaMap. We have also removed three older layers showing Crops for the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

IndianaMap Update – June 2017 (PART 1)

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Layer Updates We have just updated nine layers and added one new layer 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 […]

IndianaMap Update – June 2017 (PART 2)

Reported By:  Chris Dintaman GIS Specialist Indiana University | 611 N. Walnut Grove Avenue | Bloomington, IN 47405-2208 Announcing our beta release of the IndianaMap Viewer (Version 4) We are releasing our beta version of the map for IndianaMap (version 4) and we think it’s ready for you to take it for a test drive. […]