Tag: Community Maps

The Living Atlas of the World has expanded to include new user community content in the World Topographic Map

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The ArcGIS Content Team has just completed another update to the Living Atlas of the World. The user community has provided new and updated World Topographic Map content for cities, counties and universities in the United States, Canada, and Japan. Another thanks … Continue reading

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March Updates to the ArcGIS Online Basemaps

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New contributions to the imagery basemap were published last week on ArcGIS Online, covering 3 communities from across the country. Haldimand County, located in southern Ontario on the shores of Lake Erie, contributed their 2010, 20cm resolution imagery. Across the … Continue reading

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Community Maps for Hydrology FREE Webinar this Wednesday!

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Register here Water touches nearly every aspect of our lives on planet earth. From the water we drink, to the air we breathe, to the landscape where we live and play, water fuels our life and our planet. To help … Continue reading

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More Preparing Data Workshops Added to the Calendar

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Additional offerings of the well-received Preparing Data for Community Maps Workshop have been added to the schedule! We have one scheduled every month leading up to the 2015 Esri User Conference. The workshops are scheduled on different days and times … Continue reading

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Living Atlas Community Webinar Scheduled for March 26th!

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The Community Maps Webinar is evolving to include all facets of the Living Atlas of the World community. What does this mean?

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User Community Content continues to expand The Living Atlas of the World

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The ArcGIS Content Team recently completed updates to the World Topographic Map. The data for the World Topographic Map is provided by the GIS community. This map is designed to be used as a basemap by GIS professionals and as a reference map … Continue reading

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Preparing Data Workshop Self-Study Materials Released

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The highly-anticipated Preparing Data for Community Maps Workshop self-study materials have been released! Now you can participate in this training at any time, from anywhere. You can watch the videos, review the lecture slides and complete the exercises at your … Continue reading

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More Preparing Data Workshops Scheduled!

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The ArcGIS Content Team has scheduled two additional offerings of its Preparing Data for Community Maps Workshops. If you were not able to attend a previous class, or weren’t aware that they were available, we highly encourage you to attend … Continue reading

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User Community content is helping build the Living Atlas of the World

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Hundreds of organizations in Esri’s user community are helping build the Living Atlas of the World by contributing their authoritative content. The Living Atlas of the World is composed of a variety of collections, all of which are supported by the ArcGIS … Continue reading

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8 Facts You Didn’t Know About Community Maps

By Don Cooke

ArcGIS now comes with so much free content that it has evolved into a Living Atlas of the World. Esri gets Content for the Living Atlas from three sources:

  • Partners including Navteq, which is now known as “Here,” and Digital Globe
  • Open sources such as OpenStreetMap
  • The community of ArcGIS users, many of whom serve as data stewards for important foundational themes Continue reading
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