Category: Hydro

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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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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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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The National Land Cover Database in the Living Atlas

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Need some land cover data or maps in your project? Simply connect to the 2014 revision of the National Land Cover Database (NLCD) through the Living Atlas of the World. Using the most recent NLCD datasets, Esri has built six … Continue reading

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Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS Beta – November Update

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Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS is an app that monitors assets, events, or activities for ‘at-a-glance’ decision making. It provides key insights about your data on a single screen.

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Bathymetry updates in Esri World Elevation (TopoBathy) Service

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Esri’s World Elevation – TopoBathy Layer is enhanced with more detailed bathymetry datasets just in time for the Ocean GIS Forum. Let’s dive in for details about each dataset in this release. GEBCO 2014 In this release, the global bathymetry source in … Continue reading

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USGS State Geologic Map Compilation Added to the Living Atlas

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The US Geologic Survey’s (USGS) State Geologic Map Compilation is now available as a ready-to-use webmap and a set of three feature layers in the Living Atlas. These map and layers can be used as part of your GIS project … Continue reading

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National Rivers Project – A Recreational Rivers Geospatial Map & Database

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The National River Recreation Database (NRRD) is a geodatabase of water trails, Wild & Scenic Rivers, whitewater segments and respective access points and campgrounds in the U.S.  It was conceived to provide a way to: Offer a high-level view of … Continue reading

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Explore Climate Trends with the Water Balance App

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Most discussion of climate change has focused on temperature or sea level rise, but changes in freshwater availability will be an even larger challenge in many regions of the world. This topic is often ignored because it is difficult to … Continue reading

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