Category: ArcGIS Pro

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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New Local Government symbols

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This week new Local Government symbols were released. These symbols are available in the ArcGIS Online Local Government symbol set and in the Local Government ArcGIS Pro style version 2.0. The Local Government symbol set and style contains symbols for … Continue reading

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Dude, where’s my Catalog?

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Written by Kory Kramer, Customer Advocacy Lead – Desktop If you’re a long-time ArcMap user who is new to ArcGIS Pro, you aren’t alone. More ArcMap users than ever are starting to use ArcGIS Pro, and one of the most … Continue reading

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Water Lines…They need some space

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It’s not you, it’s them. They just need a little bit of space right now. In fact, the more space they get the more space they need. What First, let’s appreciate the magnificence of some outstanding examples from our forebearers. … Continue reading

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