Waters Workgroup July 27 Meeting Summary

The Summary from the July 27, 2016 IGIC Waters Workgroup meeting is now available: WatersSummary_160727

IGIC Webinar – Exploring Indiana’s Local-Resolution Hydrography Data

Abstract:  Indiana now has statewide local-resolution data in the National Hydrography Dataset. Instead of the older high-resolution NHD data developed at a scale of 1:24,000 (1″=2,000′) and digitized from historic USGS Quadrangle Maps, the new local-resolution data was developed at a scale of 1:2,400 (1″=200′) or better using Indiana’s statewide Lidar and Orthoimagery data. Learn […]

USGS National Hydrography Requirements and Benefits Study (HRBS)

Contributed By: David S. Nail National Map Liaison for IN and KY US Geological Survey 5957 Lakeside Blvd Indianapolis, IN 46278 Phone: 317-600-2722 Email: dnail@usgs.gov The preliminary report of the USGS National Hydrography Requirements and Benefits Study (HRBS) is now available at http://nationalmap.gov/HRBS.html Hydrography data provided by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have long been a […]

Waters Workgroup February 2016 Meeting Summary

The Waters Summary Workgroup Meeting Summary, February 18, 2016 has been posted.

The Changing Geospatial Landscape – A Second Look

A Report of the National Geospatial Advisory Committee, December 2015 the-changing-geospatial-landscape-second-look This is the National Geospatial Advisory Committee (NGAC) report to the Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC)  that takes a second look at NGAC’s original report to the FGDC in 2009.  The title of this report “The Changing Geospatial Landscape” is even more relevant today […]

Waters Workgroup January Meeting Summary

The Waters Workgroup January 27, 2016 Meeting Summary has been posted.

Indiana Levees and Non-levee embankments project recognized by FEMA

Contributed By: Matt Riggs, GISP, CFM The Polis Center, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis mhriggs@iupui.edu Levees and non-levee embankments effects on stream storage capacity and increased downstream flooding is an important issue for all Indiana communities.  Using a grant from the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs, the Indiana Silver Jackets put together a […]

IndianaMap Update – September 2015

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

Waters Workgroup 8/26/2015 Meeting Summary

Click WatersSummary_150826 to view the summary from the 8/26 /15 Waters Workgroup Meeting.

Waters Workgroup 7/22/15 Meeting Summary

The summary from the July 22, 2015 IGIC Waters Workgroup Meeting is now available, click link to view: WatersSummary_150722