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Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team Receives Grand Challenges Explorations Grant For Groundbreaking Research in Global Health and Development

Washington DC – Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) announced today that it is a Grand Challenges Explorations winner, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. 20 more words


Terrapattern, a visual search tool for satellite imagery

This is the alpha version of Terrapattern, a visual search tool for satellite imagery. The project provides journalists, citizen scientists, and other researchers with the ability to quickly scan large geographical regions for specific visual features.



Mapping Rising Seas

According to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, climate change is “one of the most crucial problems on Earth”. That’s because climate change means more than just rising temperatures and shrinking glaciers. 452 more words

Climate Change

Aplikasi Pajak Online SIG

Aplikasi Pajak Online SIG (Sistem Informasi Geografis) produk Aplikasi Pemda. Sistem ini dirancang terintegrasi dengan Aplikasi Pajak Online SIMPBB dengan menekankan pada analisis secara spasial (keruangan) yang selama ini tidak dapat ditangani oleh aplikasi tersebut. 129 more words


Meet our New Landslide Hazards Program

Washington’s widely varying climate and topography along with complex geology creates many areas that are prone to landslides.  Identifying past landslides is the best way to identify future landslide hazards. 808 more words

Washington State Geology News Posts


This month marks the 36th year since Mount St. Helens erupted, the deadliest volcanic event in the continental United States’ history. LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) coupled with GIS mapping capabilities is allowing geologists to better understand the Earth’s geology in Washington’s volcanic region. 115 more words


Special Recognition Award, University of Sydney

Here is a collage that accurately depicts the moment I collected my Special Recognition Award from the Dean of Science, Professor Trevor Hambley, at the School of Geosciences’ awards night 2016. 59 more words