According to a US Geological Survey news release, the Landsat 5 satellite could be nearing the end of its life.
Several Wisconsin counties are contributing geospatial data to Esri’s online Community Maps program.
A report on the recent Wisconsin Land Information Association conference on GIS and economic development.
The Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery at UW-Madison is hosting a Saturday Science GIS Day on Nov. 5, 2011, at 10 a.m.
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.
Bill Huxhold, Professor and Chair of Urban Planning at UW-Milwaukee, has been inducted into URISA’s GIS Hall of Fame.
The ILGISA fall 2011 conference will be held in Naperville on October 18-19, 2011.
The City of Appleton has received an Esri SAG (Special Achievement in GIS) award.
The “Changing Landscapes of Wisconsin” project, under which the Wisconsin Historic Aerial Image Finder was developed, has been awarded the 2011 Governor’s Award for Archival Innovation.
Find historic maps online through the Wisconsin Historical Society’s new digital collection.