Tag: Oceans and Maritime

What’s New in ArcGIS Runtime SDK 100.2.0

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We are pleased to announce that ArcGIS Runtime SDK 100.2.0 is now available! 100.2.0, also known as “Update 2”, is the second major update to 100.0.0. This is an important release for many reasons. First, this release brings us closer … Continue reading

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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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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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Water Lines…They need some space

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It’s not you, it’s them. They just need a little bit of space right now. In fact, the more space they get the more space they need. What First, let’s appreciate the magnificence of some outstanding examples from our forebearers. … Continue reading

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Mega-Easy Coastal Stipple Effect

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Ah the days of old, our field bursting with artists plying their craft, creating maps of breathtaking imagination and technique. Just window shop here for a moment to fall into the eye-watering depths of cartographic charm. One of my favorite … Continue reading

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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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The Science of Where Seagrasses Grow: ArcGIS and Machine Learning

Global prediction for seagrass occurrence. Click for interactive map.

From suggesting how many steps we should walk in a day, to predicting the future price of our home, machine learning (ML) is becoming an integral part of our lives. ML is a new approach to understanding our universe based … Continue reading

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Woodcut Bathymetry Maps

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Please do not read this blog post about how to create woodcut bathymetric maps. Here’s a close-up… You’re still reading?! Ok, I tried. So, this is an intricately machined woodcut map of oceanic bathymetry. Each 1,000 meter depth layer is … Continue reading

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Interesting and Absurd Uses of Digital Elevation Models

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At the 2017 Esri User Conference, Ken Field will dazzle you with an array of beautiful techniques and examples of Relief Representation. I’ll be there, too, as the peanut gallery, tossing in strange, maybe useful, sometimes ridiculous, examples of Digital … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Environmental Screening

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The Environmental Screening solution enables interested parties to evaluate potential impacts to the natural environment based on proposed projects or development initiatives. The application uses Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS and a new widget, the Screening widget, to analyze your environmental … Continue reading

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