Several new digital elevation models (DEMs) derived from LiDAR data have been added to WisconsinView.
Are we seeing a convergence of GIS and vector graphics toolsets?
Digital elevation models (DEMs) derived from LiDAR data are now available for some Wisconsin counties on WisconsinView.
It’s time to acknowledge the advantages of GIS-based data-driven mapmaking.
The technical services branch of the Wisconsin Legislature recently began a project aimed at improving the flow of geospatial data between local governments and the U.S. Census Bureau.
A recently-published report commissioned by Governor Scott Walker suggests Wisconsin has fallen behind as an innovator in geospatial information services, and offers specific recommendations to address this problem.
An update on the SCO/UW-Eau Claire “virtual parcel data integration” project that uses county Web map services to create a statewide view of parcels.
The State Cartographer’s Office and UW-Eau Claire have launched a research project to examine the feasibility of producing an online multi-county parcel map viewer.
Several Wisconsin counties are contributing geospatial data to Esri’s online Community Maps program.
The SCO is conducting a pilot study during 2011 – 2012 which will develop and test data integration methods for statewide production of contemporary PLSS data. This project will consolidate local data into a single dataset using more accurate local data where available.