Category: Oceans & Maritime

New Arctic elevation data

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Check out this story map that Esri put together to showcase the new high-resolution arctic elevation datasets that recently became public: It’s pretty exciting stuff. If you want to learn more about the groups that collaborated to collect this … Continue reading

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New! ArcGIS for Maritime: Charting Training Seminar


A new ArcGIS for Maritime: Charting seminar is now available Esri’s Virtual Campus training site!  This one hour training video demonstrates new capabilities available at ArcGIS 10.3.1. Check out the new easy to use workflows for: Loading in your portfolio … Continue reading

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Landsat Imagery in ArcGIS Pro

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Here’s how you can access the Landsat archive which is hosted on Amazon through ArcGIS Pro. Open the Projects Pane Click on Portal and then on the cloud icon on the far right to see everything that’s on your portal. … Continue reading

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Something worth causing a scene about: 8 new scenes for you to explore


We’ve come a long way from Gutenberg’s printing press. Communicating your message is easier and faster today than at any point in history. Within minutes, you can publish a blog or build a website. Also within minutes, you can make … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2015 Esri Ocean GIS Forum


We are pleased to announce that the 2015 Esri Ocean GIS Forum, November 4-6 at the Esri Conference Center in Redlands, CA, USA, is now taking early registrations, as well as contributions to all sessions. Please note the following deadlines: … Continue reading

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Great Maps Need Great Data: Creating and using authoritative geographic data


Discover a world of content in the Living Atlas in Chapter 4 of The ArcGIS Book It is no secret that one of the most challenging aspects of starting a GIS project is finding authoritative data. After all, the old … Continue reading

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Dimension Explorer 1.1 Released


Originally posted by Dave Johnson, Esri Applications Prototype Lab A new version of Dimension Explorer, an addin tool for ArcMap, has just been released by the Esri Applications Prototype Lab! Dimension Explorer makes it easier to work with time-aware and … Continue reading

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The ArcGIS Book—Ten Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World

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A hands-on website and a print book for seasoned GIS practitioners and newcomers to GIS Consumer mapping has opened the eyes of the world, and especially decision makers, to the value of maps and geography and consequently increased the demand … Continue reading

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Esri and the International Hydrographic Organization: A Growing Partnership

Esri’s Maritime team was thrilled to host  Dr. Kentaro Kaneda from the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) for three weeks.  Dr. Kaneda is currently serving as the IHO’s GIS program technical lead.

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Two Views from the Top of the World


The Ocean Basemap Team is happy to announce the release of the Arctic Ocean Basemap as a production basemap! We previously blogged about the development of this service. The Arctic Ocean Basemap uses the Alaska Polar Stereographic projection (WKID 5936) and … Continue reading

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