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High quality statistic analysis in GRASS GIS is possible thanks to an interface to the most powerful statistics analysis package around: R(http://www.r-project.org).

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Final Call: Training Course - QGIS For Biologists, March 2016

Training Course – An Introduction To Using QGIS In Biological Research

GIS In Ecology will be holding an introductory training course for those who wish to learn how to use the free, open-source GIS software QGIS (also known as Quantum GIS) in all aspects of biological research. 339 more words

General GIS

QGIS Features I long for while using ArcGIS

(aka Features that ArcGIS Desktop users might not know that exists)


From time to time, I read articles comparing ArcGIS vs QGIS. Since many of those articles are created from an ArcGIS user point of view, they invariably lead to biased observations on QGIS lack of features. 2,295 more words

Using QGIS for the first time!

QGIS is a free version of the more popular, ArcGIS. However, there is much to learn and I am just doing the tutorial. My file got corrupted for some reason so I started the “basic map” project again and here is what it looks like so far. 108 more words

Serious Posts

New Book - 'GIS For Biologists: A Practical Introduction For Undergraduates'

GIS For Biologists: A Practical Introduction For Undergraduates is a new book by GIS In Ecology‘s founder Colin D. MacLeod.

It provides background information on using GIS in biological research as well as six practical exercises specifically created to help biologists learn how to use GIS in daily lives. 724 more words

General GIS

Where do Filipinos with Internet live?

Political analysts, pundits, and pretty much everyone to be honest frequently rely on Twitter chirps tweets and Facebook posts to gauge aspects of many, many social issues, most prominently the upcoming May 2016 elections. 1,286 more words

Workshop: Data, Mapping, and Research Justice

I’ll be teaching the workshop on data and making maps again this February 2016 with Allied Media Projects/ Co.Open. We’ll journey through the entire process; from paper survey to digital database and then basic map visualizations and analysis. 59 more words