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Have you registered for the UW-Madison Geospatial Summit scheduled for Monday, November 4th?
The National Geodetic Survey has responded to WSRS2022's August letter requesting exceptions to accommodate WISCRS.
A recent Federal Register Notice announces the deprecation of the US Survey Foot by the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the National Geodetic Survey.
The Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey (WGNHS) plans to close its map sales office on December 30, 2019. Users of USGS topographic maps should use this as an opportunity to switch to the newer "US Topos" that have replaced the USGS’s legacy paper topographic maps.
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.