Mapping Bulletin - Wisconsin Geospatial News

October 07, 2015

The fieldwork season has wrapped up and the Wiscland 2 team is now making maps!  Between the beginning of June and end of August, DNR field crews gathered over 16,000 additional sample points representing the current land cover of our state.

September 30, 2015

The first "Geospatial Core Technical Knowledge Exams" now required for GISP certification will be offered November 12-17, 2015.

September 11, 2015

New online/e-mail group seeks to improve communications between municipal GIS stakeholders in Wisconsin.

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September 10, 2015

The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) Western Great Lakes Region is sponsoring a gathering of geospatial professionals on the afternoon of September 22nd.

September 04, 2015

The annual EWUG conference is scheduled for December 3rd and 4th at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center.

September 04, 2015

The University of Wisconsin has 29 historic relief models at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and in Madison at Science Hall and the UW Geology Museum.

September 01, 2015

The Secretary of the Department of Administration has appointed members to the Wisconsin Land Information Council.

August 28, 2015

Today WIGICC passed a resolution to dissolve the Council.

August 19, 2015

Dr. Ken Bradbury has been named as the new State Geologist.

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.

August 06, 2015

The National Geodetic Survey has announce that the final "Report from the 2015 Geospatial Summit on Improving the National Spatial Reference System" is now available.

July 31, 2015

The Version 1 Statewide Parcel Database, the state’s first publically available statewide digital parcel map, is now available online.