Saturday, April 2, 2011

GIS News Items: Live Training, Free Software, Redistricting

New items added to the GIS News, Views and Updates page.

Live Training: ArcGIS API for Windows Phone April 7, 2011 - ArcGIS for Windows Phone extends the reach of your GIS from the office to the mobile web. It includes a free downloadable app that adds basic mapping functionality to your Windows Phone device, as well as an API for developing custom applications.

Free 90 Day Trial of ESRI Community Analyst - Esri Community Analyst is a Web-based solution that provides GIS capabilities in a simple and easy-to-use framework. Thousands of demographic, health, economic, education, and business data variables, combined with instant reports and interactive color-coded maps, allow you to quickly explore the geographic characteristics of any area.

MapInfo Professional Free Trial Download - If you’re looking for a faster, easier way to create, share and use maps, try the world’s premier desktop mapping application for free!

Maptitude for Redistricting - The professional tool for political redistricting. It is used by a supermajority of the state legislatures, political parties, and public interest groups. Designed with the help of redistricting professionals, state legislatures, and political parties.

Maptitude for Redistricting is now available as an ArcGIS extension.

ESRI Redistricting is a Web-based solution for state and local governments, legislators, and advocacy groups to create political and geographic redistricting plans.

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Wednesday, March 30, 2011

All Things Nuclear

Maps, GIS shapefiles, news, resources about nuclear energy, reactors, fallout dispersion, power, storage, meltdown, risks, fukushima, chernobyl, hazards, health, transportation and weapons.

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Sunday, March 27, 2011

Heavy Flooding Coming to California and Nevada?

We've had a heavy snow year in the Sierra Nevada and Cascade mountains. Next week temperatures are forecast to increase dramatically in California and Nevada snow country. NOAA's California River Flood Center map shows that many California rivers are now above monitor stage and the Yolo Bypass is above flood stage and near the danger stage. We could be in for some major flooding.

Check NOAA's California and Nevada River Flood Center Maps


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