Category: National Government

Road and Large-Scale Map Layers Added to the Living Atlas

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Updates to the Topographic Maps Available! This release incorporates new and updated coverage to the World Topographic Map for several cities, counties and facility sites throughout the United States. In anticipation of Super Bowl 50 we have added Levi’s Stadium and supporting … Continue reading

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Stream Gauges Map Goes Global!

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Since incorporating the Live Stream Gauge Map into the Community Maps program, a number of state and county governments have contributed their gauge networks to the map, and now, we’ve added the first set of international contributors. Real-time stream gauge … Continue reading

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Stop Missile Attacks on your Base

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In war zones, rockets are just one tool insurgents use to combat friendly forces (roadside bombs, snipers, and ambushes are also common). GIS aids in the predictive analysis needed to defeat these threats. Actionable Intelligence is a new Learn ArcGIS lesson … Continue reading

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DevSummit Preview: Top 20 Technical Workshops

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We expect DevSummit 2016 to be the biggest best one yet. The ArcGIS platform and its tools and capabilities for developers are larger and more powerful than ever before. DevSummit is a great time for product developers and engineers at … Continue reading

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The Living Atlas Web App has been updated!

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The Living Atlas of the World Web App has been updated with enhancements! In addition to the theme filter, you now have the ability to filter by item type and region, too. You’ll also notice new categories and subcategories under the … Continue reading

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World Imagery Adds New and Updated Community Contributions

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The first ArcGIS.com Imagery basemap release of 2016 adds four brand new Community Map contributions and one updated community contribution. These contributions were made to the Living Atlas of the World. See information below about how to become part of … Continue reading

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The New Year Starts with New Content! Updates to the World Topographic Map Available!

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The latest ArcGIS Online release includes new and updated content from our user community. Thank you to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and enriching Esri’s online basemaps.  This release incorporates new and updated coverage … Continue reading

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USDA Forest Service Uses ArcGIS to Protect Riparian Ecosystems

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by Sinan Abood, Spatial Analyst – ORISE Research Fellow, USDA Forest Service Riparian ecosystems provide many physical, ecological, and biological functions of economic and social value, serving as the zone of interaction between streams and the terrestrial ecosystems around them. … Continue reading

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Just in Time for the Holidays – Living Atlas Updates to Streets and Topographic Maps!

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Updates to the Streets and Topographic Maps Available! This release incorporates new and updated content to the World Street Map and the World Topographic Map for federal lands, cities and counties in the United States, and select locations in Australia, Canada, and South … Continue reading

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Map the world with Esri Maps for Office

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Have you ever wanted an easy-to-use map of countries around the world? You don’t have to be a GIS guru to make maps with Esri Maps for Office – an add-in that provides the mapping power of the ArcGIS platform within … Continue reading

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