All items tagged as "SCO"
September 15, 2016

Summary of the activities of the State Cartographer's Office from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 (Fiscal Year 2016). (Published Sept 2016)

September 15, 2016

The SCO has published its 2015-16 Annual Report.

July 28, 2016

Official photos of Wisconsin's 2016 Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) awards given at the Esri User Conference are now online.

August 18, 2015

Summary of the activities of the State Cartographer's Office from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015 (Fiscal Year 2015). (Published Aug 2015)

August 18, 2015

The SCO has published its 2014-15 Annual Report.

August 14, 2015

Information about an anticipated cut in funding to the State Cartographer's Office, and possible implications.

April 03, 2015

SCO staffers Josephine (Jo) Horton and Carly Mertes contributed to an article published March 3, 2015 in the journal Environmental Research Letters

Also tagged: Remote Sensing, Staffing News
March 26, 2015

Details on the "Survey-Parcel Forum" held on March 12, 2015, in Stevens Point.

September 03, 2014

Summary of the activities of the State Cartographer's Office from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014 (Fiscal Year 2014). (Published Sept. 2014)

September 03, 2014

The SCO has published its 2013-14 Annual Report.

July 31, 2014

Matthew Bougie, Jo Horton, and Carly Mertes join the State Cartographer's Office to assist with the "Wiscland 2" land cover project.

July 10, 2014

It's hard to believe, but since the State Cartographer's Office was established in 1974, well over 200 staff and students have worked for our small office in Science Hall on the UW-Madison campus.

Also tagged: Jobs
May 21, 2014

The SCO recently received an Outstanding Partner Award from the UW-Stevens Point GIS Center.

Also tagged: Awards
December 04, 2013

Copies of the SCO's "UW-Madison Then & Now" poster are still available. (Cost is only $10 -- makes a great gift.)

Also tagged: Aerial Photography
November 27, 2013

(Ongoing) The State Cartographer's Office provides opportunities for students to participate in service-learning projects, to apply what students have learned in the classroom and enhance their university experience. These projects are often carried out in collaboration with other units at UW-Madison, other UW system campuses, and individuals in the community.

Also tagged: SCO Projects, Training
September 19, 2013

Codie See has joined the SCO as a Program Specialist.

Also tagged: Staffing News
August 14, 2013

The SCO's Tim Kennedy is starting a new position at UW-Stevens Point this fall.

Also tagged: Staffing News
August 09, 2013

This report summarizes activities and accomplishments of the State Cartographer's Office for July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013 (Fiscal Year 2013). It includes an assessment of progress relative to our 2010-13 Strategic Plan. (Published Aug. 2013)

August 09, 2013

The SCO has published its 2012-13 Annual Report.

August 01, 2013

The SCO has released a new strategic plan, covering the period 2013 through 2016.

December 13, 2012

This 30" x 20" poster, produced by the SCO, uses historic aerial photography to show how the UW–Madison campus has changed over time. The poster blends a modern color photograph from July 2, 2010, with a black-and-white...

September 11, 2012

Join us at one of five locations from September 24-28 to discuss the future of aerial imagery in Wisconsin.

August 23, 2012

Help us complete the first major step in developing a statewide aerial imagery business plan.

July 23, 2012

This report summarizes activities and accomplishments of the State Cartographer's Office for July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012 (Fiscal Year 2012). It includes an assessment of progress relative to our 2010-13 Strategic Plan, as well as a list of high-priority projects for...

July 23, 2012

Check out our accomplishments for our last fiscal year (July 2011 to June 2012), and our plans for the upcoming year.

June 15, 2012

New SCO-led project seeks to gather input from the Wisconsin geospatial community on past orthoimagery projects, and develop a business plan that makes incremental improvements to the current situation.

April 20, 2012

Looking for a slick way to stay current on your favorite Web content? Give feeds a try.

Also tagged: Online Tools
October 03, 2011

Please join us for a ceremony honoring The Changing Landscapes of Wisconsin, A Digital Archive of Historic Aerial Photographs, a UW-sponsored project picked for the Governor's Award for Archival Innovation.

September 09, 2011

Tanya Buckingham (Assistant Director of the UW Cartography lab) and Jim Lacy (Associate State Cartographer) both spoke this summer during a weekly series at UW-Madison.

Also tagged: Cartography, Events, GIS
September 06, 2011

Check out our accomplishments for our last fiscal year (July 2010 to June 2011), and our plans for the upcoming year.

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