By David McCloskey, Cascadia-Institute.org
(posted by Aileen Buckley, Esri Cartographer)
Chosen to grace the cover of the 2015 Esri Map Book, this map, by the Cascadia Institute, with cartography by Benchmark Maps, shows for the first time the natural integrity of Cascadia as a whole bioregion.
Cascadia is named for the whitewaters that pour down the slopes of her mountains. Home of salmon and rivers, mountains and forests, Cascadia rises as a Great Green Land from the Northeast Pacific Rim.
Cascadia curves from coast to crest—from the Pacific Ocean to the Rocky Mountains and Continental Divide. On the seafloor, Cascadia ranges from the Mendocino Fracture Zone to the Aleutian Trench in the corner of the Gulf of Alaska. Continue reading
In the blog last week, I highlighted some of the new features of Esri Maps for Office, including the ability to have multiple maps in your workbook, being able to move your maps to other monitors, and the new tools … Continue reading
Esri Solutions tools are available on GitHub in the Solutions Geoprocessing Toolbox repo at https://github.com/Esri/solutions-geoprocessing-toolbox. This repo contains a set of toolboxes of Python and model tools that you can use in your military, intelligence, and emergency management workflows. We’ve … Continue reading
You’ve spoken, and we heard you. For several months, the Esri water community has asked for a monthly collaboration and meeting. A modern place for water, wastewater, and stormwater ArcGIS users to gather and exchange ideas.
You’re invited to join the Water Utilities Meetup. Continue reading
Throughout the 2014 Esri International User Conference there are many opportunities to learn about ArcGIS for Water Utilities. Below are some key events where you can see ArcGIS for Water Utilities in action, learn how to configure it, influence our future direction and get your questions answered.
Saturday July 12, 2014
8:30 – 5:00 – Team Water/Wastewater Meeting – Room 29 A/B
Our full day water/wastewater and stormwater user group preconference meeting kicks off Continue reading
Esri recently participated in the 1st Smart Water Grid Conference in Incheon, Korea. The focus of the conference was the current state of smart grid water technology, the future of the water smart grid and fostering collaboration between key smart grid companies and technologists. Repeatedly discussion about the water smart grid hinged on the importance of geography and the necessity of a location platform to bring together the various pieces that comprise the smart grid. Continue reading
On Tuesday November 19th the Esri Mid-Atlantic Water/Wastewater Special Interest Group will be meeting at Esri’s office in Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania.
The meeting includes presentations about how to support many utility departments with ArcGIS by the Beckley Sanitary Board and how to deploy ArcGIS for Water Utilities by Herbert, Rowland and Grubic. Esri will give an update on newly released ArcGIS for Water Utilities app configurations and show how water utilities can use GeoEvent Processor to leverage real-time information from sensors and other systems with ArcGIS.
The meeting is free to attend and open to the water, wastewater and stormwater ArcGIS user community in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Washington D.C., West Virginia, New York and surrounding areas.
Register for the meeting here – http://events.esri.com/info/index.cfm?fuseaction=showSeminar&shownumber=17570
The meeting agenda is:
10:00 – 10:15 Welcome/Introductions
10:15 – 11:00 What’s New in ArcGIS for Water Utilities – Esri
11:00 – 11:30 Supporting Many Departments and the Field with the ArcGIS Platform – Beckley Sanitary Board
11:30 – 12:00 Lunch Break sponsored by Herbert, Rowland & Grubic
12:00 – 12:45 How to Deploy ArcGIS for Water Utilities – Herbert, Rowland & Grubic
12:45 – 1:30 Leveraging GeoEvent Processor for Water, Wastewater and Stormwater – Esri
1:30 – 2:00 Roundtable Discussion
We are pleased to announce three new ArcGIS for Water Utilities app configurations are now available for download. ArcGIS for Water Utilities is a series of free and easy to deploy configurations that enable the out of the box ArcGIS platform to support common water, wastewater and stormwater workflows. These new apps bring the total number of ArcGIS for Water Utilities configurations released by Esri so far to 31, with more app configurations currently in development. The following is a brief overview of the newly released app configurations. Continue reading
By Steve Kopp, Esri For the water resources community, one of the highlights at this year’s Users Conference was the public beta release of the watershed delineation service in ArcGIS Online. This geoprocessing service is now available to everyone with … Continue reading
We are pleased to announce some new additions to ArcGIS for Water Utilities – an ArcGIS Online organization subscription configuration and a series of lightweight app configurations for water, sewer and stormwater utilities.
Model ArcGIS Online Configuration for Water Utilities
Over the past year we’ve been working with water, sewer and stormwater utilities to learn how they are deploying ArcGIS Online, organizing their content, creating maps, managing hosted feature services and using it to serve the needs of their utility. We’ve captured best practices from successful ArcGIS Online subscriptions and created a “model” ArcGIS Online Organization Configuration for Water Utilities.
Our model ArcGIS Online Organization Configuration for Water Utilities is essentially instructions Continue reading