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Working With Soil Data from the Living Atlas in ArcGIS Pro

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Have you ever intended to use soil data in your desktop software, read the soil manuals, then decided you can live without it because it’s too difficult to get the data into GIS? If this sounds familiar, we have good … 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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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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Esri Land Cover Layers Latest Updates

Esri Land Cover Latest Updates

The following Land Cover Layers were released last week to the Living Atlas of the World: NEW LAYERS USA NLCD Land Cover 2006 USA NLCD Land Cover 2011 USA NLCD Land Cover Change 2006-2011 USA NLCD Impervious Surface 2011 USA NLCD … Continue reading

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Esri Soils Layers Latest Updates

Soils Layers in the Living Atlas of the World

The following Soils Layers were released last week to the Living Atlas of the World: NEW LAYERS USA Soils Albedo USA Soils Bedrock Depth USA Soils Corrosion Concrete USA Soils Corrosion Steel USA Soils Crop Production USA Soils Drainage Class … Continue reading

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New Wilderness Layers in the Living Atlas

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We recently released two new Wilderness layers: The USA Wilderness feature layer and USA Wilderness imagery layer provide access to a map of 765 designated Wilderness Areas that protect over 109 million acres in 44 states and Puerto Rico. USA … Continue reading

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GeoDescriber: Expanding the Reach of Geographic Information

Landscape description of Whanganui National Park, New Zealand.

Photo credit: James Shook. Text credit: GeoDescriber

Can your GIS talk?

Does it say the right things?

In the era of too much information, demand for a smart solution to automatically interpret data for a specific audience is rising. GIS is no exception. Maps help us understand the geography, but more is possible. That’s why I’m excited about something new we’ve been working on. We named it GeoDescriber. Continue reading

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Water Resources Layers on ArcGIS Online

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Esri’s hosted content on ArcGIS Online now includes five new layers to use in your water resources maps and analyses. USA National Hydrography Dataset – High Resolution (USGS) USA Watershed Boundary Dataset (USGS) USA Polluted Waters (EPA) USA Polluted Waters … Continue reading

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