SCO Services During COVID-19 Pandemic
The State Cartographer’s Office is continuing operations, but staff are working from remote locations as directed by UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank. During this time our responsiveness to phone calls and email may be slightly delayed. Thanks for your patience!
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The State Agency Geospatial Information Committee (SAGIC) is now partnering with the University of Wisconsin-Madison to provide enhanced access to geospatial data produced by Wisconsin state agencies. Using GeoData@Wisconsin, data consumers may now search state for …
The National Institute of Standards and Technology and National Geodetic Survey have announced their final decision to deprecate use of the U.S. survey foot.
The pandemic is hitting popular geospatial conferences hard, but learning and networking opportunities are still out there
While many events have been outright cancelled, "virtual" conferences like the upcoming WLIA Fall Regional are still keeping us in touch.
SCO in the Community
This Land is Your Land
The SCO hosted a one-day forum entitled "This Land is Your Land" in Darlington, WI, on April 18, 2019. Participants learned about the Public Land Survey System (PLSS) and had a hands-on opportunity to learn about different types of survey equipment.
2019 UW-Madison Geospatial Summit is a Wrap
On November 4, 2019, the SCO, Geography's GIS Professional Programs and the Nelson Institute's Environmental Observation and Informatics Program jointly sponsored a day-long Geospatial Summit.