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Esri News for the Living Atlas Community

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With the help of our user community and partners, Esri is curating an immense and rapidly growing collection of ready-to-use maps, imagery, and geo-referenced data for the world. This online collection of authoritative content, together with the new Web GIS … Continue reading

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Using basemaps without reference layers

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When authoring a web map you can choose from variety of basemaps available on the Select a basemap gallery. The basemaps displayed are dependent upon your organization settings, and can be custom configured by the site administrator. The ones shown … 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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Using custom basemaps

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A basemap provides the background and context for the content you want to display in a map. When you create a new map, or modify an existing one, you can choose one from the basemap gallery. The Administrator of your … Continue reading

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How to Customize Esri Vector Basemaps

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As described in this earlier post, Esri has introduced a new set of vector basemaps (now in beta release).  These vector basemaps offer several benefits (e.g. fast to download, look great on high-res displays, smaller and easier to update, etc), … Continue reading

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Introducing Esri Vector Basemaps (Beta)

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Earlier this year, Esri announced plans for bringing vector tiles to the ArcGIS platform and shared a preview of vector basemaps being developed.  With the November update of ArcGIS Online, we are introducing initial support for vector tiles as a … Continue reading

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Our User Community is updating the Living Atlas of the World

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The World Topographic Map and World Imagery Map have both been updated with new content! As part of ArcGIS Online, Esri’s Basemaps support a vast GIS community. Thank You to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and enriching these … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Imagery and Remote Sensing Update

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This has been a very busy month for the ArcGIS Imagery and Remote Sensing team at Esri.  If you’ve been a fan of Esri imagery technology for a while, you’ll realize we’ve modified the name.  Yes, we have renamed our team … Continue reading

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Street Map updated and expanded coverage

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Our most recent map content release updates and expands the large scale coverage of the World Street Map. Europe and Russia were updated and the map coverage expanded into Central Asia at large scale from ~1:288k down to ~1:1k (levels 11 … Continue reading

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More NAIP imagery for the United States added to the World Imagery basemap

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The World Imagery basemap was updated across much of the United States for the second time in four months. The addition of more recent 1-meter resolution USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) imagery from the National Agriculture Imagery Program (NAIP) now provides NAIP 2014 imagery for … Continue reading

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