Category: The ArcGIS Book

How To Make the Map on the ArcGIS Book

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If you haven’t checked out the new ArcGIS Book: 10 Big Ideas About Applying the Science of Where I think you ought to. It’s a multi-format extravaganza of the how and why of spatial science. In that spirit, wouldn’t you … Continue reading

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Make Your Mark in the GIS of the World

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Just Click on the My Contributions tab to Share Important Data As you may have heard, the Living Atlas of the World website has undergone a redesign to make finding what you need and contributing content as easy as possible. … Continue reading

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Content for the Planet Comes to Life with Redesigned Living Atlas Website

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Discovery and Contribution is now effortless The redesigned Living Atlas of the World website has been released. The goals of the redesign were to make it easier to discover Living Atlas content and contribute items to the Living Atlas. The … Continue reading

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November 2016 Living Atlas Community Webinar Recording Available!

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The November 2016 Living Atlas Community Webinar is now available! In this webinar, Deane Kensok of Esri’s ArcGIS content team described Esri’s plans to update the imagery in the World Imagery basemap. He was joined by Vicki Bassett of DigitalGlobe who provided … Continue reading

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FREE Webinar! Expanded Imagery Offerings from DigitalGlobe and New Vector Tile Basemaps

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Join us November 3 for a free webinar! Deane Kensok of Esri’s ArcGIS content team will describe Esri’s plans to update the imagery in the World Imagery basemap. He will also be joined by Vicki Bassett of DigitalGlobe to provide … Continue reading

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World Imagery updates: more DigitalGlobe, more Community contributions

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We continue to improve the World Imagery basemap with updates from DigitalGlobe and our GIS user community. This update features new and improved high-resolution imagery for areas covering most of Brazil, Saudi Arabia, and Denmark, parts of New Zealand and … Continue reading

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Check out what’s new in World Imagery basemap

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In our continuing effort to improve our basemaps, the most recent update to World Imagery adds two new communities in addition to five updated ones.  The replacement imagery is from a more recent collection date and/or at a higher resolution than what was … Continue reading

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Hands-on experience with the Image Classification Wizard (ArcGIS Pro 1.3)

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This blog post will give you a brief hands-on experience with the Image Classification Wizard in ArcGIS Pro 1.3.  Image classification is the task of extracting information classes from a raster image. The results of an image classification can be … Continue reading

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Contributions Update World Imagery Basemap

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The World Imagery basemap continues to be updated with community contributions to the Living Atlas of the World. Our latest release adds updated imagery in nine communities across the U.S. and Europe. These high-resolution imagery updates replace older and/or lower … Continue reading

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Create Great Thumbnails for Your Living Atlas Nominations

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By Jim Herries and Tamara Yoder, ArcGIS Content Team

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