New state project will use GIS to fight agro-terrorism

December 17, 2009

Thanks to a federal grant, the WI Department of Ag, Trade, and Consumer Protection will develop a GIS-based tool called “TIGER” to map and track contaminated food in the event of a terrorist attack.

U.S. Department of Homeland Security needs your feedback

December 15, 2009

In cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the National States Geographic Information Council (NSGIC) recently put together two surveys aimed at improving two federal geospatial programs.

WIGICC visits Homeland Security Council

April 29, 2009

The Wisconsin Homeland Security Council heard a brief presentation on April 15th regarding value of good geographic information, and the necessity of coordination to share and make use of that information.

WEM needs assessment report now available

April 24, 2006

An extensive report created by ESRI for Wisconsin Emergency Management outlines many isues that apply to other organizations and agencies in Wisconsin.