Category: ArcGIS Pro

College Football Recruitment Maps

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Did you hear about this thing that colleges have football teams now? And at the end of the year some committee decides on the four best, and they play each other? We have to support this or it might not … Continue reading

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What’s Coming in the ArcGIS Pro SDK 2.1

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The next ArcGIS Pro SDK release will soon arrive with ArcGIS Pro 2.1.  This release will include significant additions to the API areas of Annotation, Layout and Utility Network.  Below are some of the new capabilities you’ll find in the new … Continue reading

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Working With Soil Data from the Living Atlas in ArcGIS Pro

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Have you ever intended to use soil data in your desktop software, read the soil manuals, then decided you can live without it because it’s too difficult to get the data into GIS? If this sounds familiar, we have good … Continue reading

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Create Custom Basemaps for a Minneapolis Suburb

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Cambridge, Minnesota, is a bedroom community outside Minneapolis that comes up on any map — but as a city official, you want to create attractive basemaps customed to city projects and presentations. In Design and Publish Basemaps, a new lesson … Continue reading

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Predict Pollution in Chesapeake Bay

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Scientists can’t sample every cubic meter of water by themselves, so they have to make predictions about the water they don’t touch. That prediction process, known as “interpolation,” involves taking data samples at two specific locations and and predicting the … Continue reading

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Boundary Dropshadow Mega-Hack

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I find that vector items floating above a complex basemap can sometimes be hard to see. An imagery basemap will have light patches and dark patches. So what’s a vector to do? Let’s see… Here is a layer of US … Continue reading

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What’s New with Soil Data in the Living Atlas?

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All SSURGO-based Living Atlas items upgraded to the 2017 SSURGO snapshot New map image and 21 image layers with improved performance New tile layer for use with the map image layer in web maps at small scales New downloader application … Continue reading

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Absurd Paper Maps in Pro

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Sometimes I find myself trolling Etsy for gift ideas, and I inevitably end up seeing hosts of amazing minimalist stacked paper-cut maps. Just lovely. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, then feast your eyes. Naturally, being the human … Continue reading

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Business Analyst Tools Coming to ArcGIS Pro 2.1

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Greetings! We have some good news for Business Analyst users.  At the ArcGIS Pro 2.1 release, we are adding four popular geoprocessing tools!  This will kick off the process of bringing more and more Business Analyst tools to Pro at … Continue reading

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What’s new with the SSURGO Downloader?

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Map packages updated to the 2017 version of SSURGO New application Map packages now on Amazon s3, resulting in much faster downloads The SSURGO downloader provides fast access to 2,200 ready-to-use map packages with the same suite of attributes contained … Continue reading

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