Open Source GIS News

  • 04/24/2017 03:00:59 PM CDT GIS Architecture for the Enterprise Modeling a Technology Solution in UML
  • Rate this post GIS Architecture for the Enterprise Modeling a Technology Solution in UML


  • 04/24/2017 11:50:14 AM CDT Marijuana and Hashish Trafficking, CIA, 1989.
  • Marijuana and Hashish Trafficking, CIA, 1989.


  • 04/24/2017 11:40:17 AM CDT Velodyne Announces Solid State Sensor
  • Velodyne LiDAR Inc., a world leader is 3D real-time perception systems for autonomous vehicles, announced its new fixed-laser, solid-state Velarray™ LiDAR sensor, a cost-effective yet high-performance and rugged automotive product in a small form factor. With the Velarray sensor, which … Continue reading →


  • 04/24/2017 11:01:15 AM CDT CSS for Geographers
  • Rate this post CSS Frameworks like Bootstrap are great but knowing some basic modern CSS techniques can you be successful in debugging and customizing your applications. Learn the basics of floats, positions, media queries and more to really take control of your applications. Presented by Patrick Arlt


  • 04/21/2017 02:55:09 PM CDT Oregon BLM Leverages Enterprise GIS to Conserve the Greater Sage-Grouse
  • GIS has emerged as an essential analysis and communication tool for the Oregon BLM in general, and its sage-grouse conservation efforts in particular.


  • 04/21/2017 12:05:20 PM CDT How is Boundless Desktop different from QGIS?
  • Check out Boundless' latest blog post: How is Boundless Desktop different from QGIS?. Click here to learn more.


  • 04/20/2017 03:05:13 PM CDT These 5 tools will let you master map projections
  • Tweet Share on Facebook Share Share Email Pin Pocket Flipboard Understanding and choosing the right map projection can be tricky. For GeoGeeks it is painful to see the unconscious overuse of Mercator. If you want to change something, start with yourself. These set of tools will let you master map projections, their characteristics, compare them and …


  • 04/20/2017 01:45:22 PM CDT Calibration marks for a classified spy mission
  • We recently came across this interesting article about some mysterious crosses in the Arizona desert around Casa Grande. Also see here. Apparently the crosses were used as calibration targets for the Corona Missions. See here for an analysis of the resolution of the Corona imagery. A selection of the crosses as seen in Google Earth …


  • 04/20/2017 11:55:14 AM CDT Tree Segmentation
  • Traditional methods for segmenting trees attempt to isolate prominent tree crowns from a lidar-derived canopy height model. This group of researchers have introduced a novel segmentation method, “layer stacking,” which slices the entire forest point cloud at 1-m height intervals … Continue reading →


  • 04/20/2017 11:15:29 AM CDT See Which Commodities Make the World Go Round
  • Traditional methods for segmenting trees attempt to isolate prominent tree crowns from a lidar-derived canopy height model. This group of researchers have introduced a novel segmentation method, “layer stacking,” which slices the entire forest point cloud at 1-m height intervals … Continue reading →



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