Category: Community Maps

Our User Community has Provided Updates to the Living Atlas of the World

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The World Topographic Map and World Imagery Map have both been updated with new content! As part of ArcGIS Online, Esri’s Basemaps support a vast GIS community.  Thank You to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and … Continue reading

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

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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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Migrate your content into ArcGIS Pro

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There are many reasons to begin working with ArcGIS Pro 1.1. When you decide to use Pro for your workflows, it’s important to know how to migrate your content. The first step to bringing your existing GIS work from other … Continue reading

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Gateways to using ArcGIS

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In the weeks following the User Conference I find myself incredibly inspired by the breadth of GIS work being done, both within Esri and by so many users.  As new products and updates are launched, knowing where to start learning … Continue reading

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Living Atlas of the World Updates Improve the World Topographic Map

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The World Topographic Map has been updated with new content! As part of ArcGIS Online, Esri’s Basemaps support a vast GIS community.  Thank You to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and enriching these amazing resources.

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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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Two Views from the Top of the World

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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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Street Map updated and expanded coverage

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Our most recent map content release updates and expands the large scale coverage of the World Street Map. Europe and Russia were updated and the map coverage expanded into Central Asia at large scale from ~1:288k down to ~1:1k (levels 11 … Continue reading

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Be An Excel Ninja, Part 2

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More speed? More power? You got it. Here’s one easy how-to with Esri Maps for Office that will dramatically increase your ninja factor. In our previous post, we showed you how Esri Maps for Office can quickly access a treasure … Continue reading

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Terrain 3D: Now with Global SRTM 30 Meter Content

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Elevation is a common foundational layer for your work in 3D; it’s the layer you place your features on, above, or below. ArcGIS comes with a ready-to-use global 3D terrain layer. You can combine your unique GIS layers with this … Continue reading

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