Mapping Bulletin - Wisconsin Geospatial News

February 05, 2016

WisDOT charging a user fee for WISCORS.

February 05, 2016

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Alumni Room, 3rd Floor, Davies Center, UW Eau Claire

You are encouraged to attend!

How do we improve parcel mapping methods and better utilize the Public Land Survey System to improve accuracy and facilitate data integration?

Participate in this forum and help set the agenda for the state's next generation of parcel mapping efforts.

Building on 2015's successful County Surveying & Parcel Mapping Forum at UW Stevens Point, the 2016 Forum will address the followi

January 29, 2016

Keynote speaker for the 2016 Geospatial Summit announced!

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January 29, 2016

Two bills being considered by the Wisconsin Legislature affect current regulations about the confidentiality of addresses and adverse possession requirements.

January 22, 2016

A roundup of some recent bills introduced in the Wisconsin Legislature that are of interest to the geospatial community.

January 21, 2016

Users of several popular open source packages can now utilize the WISCRS EPSG codes by downloading new parameter files.

January 11, 2016

The use of drones (Unmanned Aerial Systems) is becoming regulated across all levels of government.

January 08, 2016

There is still a lot of work to be done before the final product is finished in the summer of 2016, but initial accuracy results show overall accuracy exceeds 90 percent for this draft product.

January 07, 2016

The 2016 UW-Madison Geospatial Summit will be held on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 in Gordon Commons on the UW-Madison campus.

December 30, 2015

The USGS National Geospatial Program is excited to announce the inclusion of U.S. Census Bureau’s Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing (TIGER) roads data for the new US Topo maps, starting with the state of Wisconsin.

December 16, 2015

Each year the Wisconsin Land Information Association (WLIA) solicits nominations for individuals, organizations, local governments that have made significant contributions to the modernization of land records in Wisconsin.

December 11, 2015

Inclusion in IOGP Geodetic Parameter Dataset makes implementing Wisconsin local coordinate systems easier for software developers and open source software users.

December 10, 2015

WisDOT seeks input on a user access fee.