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Shapefiles in Python: converting contours to shapes

I’m in the process of finishing up a web-app that I’ve written using Dash/Plotly and as someone who is not an expert in front end web development, I’ve really enjoyed how easy it is to build an interactive app without getting bogged down by all the javascript/html/css (though knowing some definitely helps!). 1,160 more words

Fun With Data

Geographic information system (GIS) Market | Role of GIS in Agriculture

According to the new market research report Geographic Information System (GIS) Market by Component (Hardware (GIS Collector, Total Station, LIDAR, GNSS Antenna) & Software), Function (Mapping, Surveying, Telematics and Navigation, Location-Based Service), End User – Global Forecast to 2023″ 477 more words

What's new? Summer 2019

Just a quick post on what has changed during the last few months

I no longer work for COCESNA, after 11 years working there I decided to try to make it on my own and I am working as an independent aviation consultant. 615 more words


Remote Sensing Professional Interview

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Arun Prasad Kumar (27) currently pursuing a PhD in Earth Remote Sensing and Geo-Information, Technology from the department of earth and space sciences of the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology is the only Indian among the 27 winners from more than 90 countries to bag a ‘Green Talents Award’ at the 7th Green Talents 2015. 1,126 more words


Important changes coming in 2019r2 when using the Esri® World Geocoding Service

Starting with version 2019r2, ArcGIS Online service credits will be required to perform certain tasks when Esri’s ArcGIS World Geocoding Service has been set as the system default geocoding service within Lucity. 108 more words

Release News

GIS in the Browser: Analyzing Uber Movement Data with Mapshaper

Mapshaper is a free and open-source software for spatial data processing. It is written in javascript and runs in your browser without any extra plugins and can perform a range of analysis. 1,695 more words


GIS helps fight noxious weeds in King County

The responsibilities of county government are many, including elections, criminal justice, property value assessment and taxation, and dozens of others. One obscure but economically important responsibility of King County is to reduce and, if possible, prevent the negative impacts of… 201 more words

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