Author: Ross Baldwin

Historical Magnetic Declination

Magnetic declination is an important concept for accurate navigation. A compass will always point along the lines of magnetic force (which converge on what are called the magnetic poles). The angle between the direction of force and the direction of the geographic north pole is called the declination.

Long Island GIS Logo Contest

Long Island GIS Logo Contest

We are looking to update the Long Island GIS logo. Do you think you have a slick idea that will knock the socks off of the User Group. Please submit logo ideas to LIGISinfo@gmail.com for a chance to win (TBD).

600+ government ArcGIS servers with open data

Part 1 – List of 600+ government ArcGIS servers with open data Earlier this year I posted two pdf files with internet addresses for federal and state ArcGIS servers with open data.  That work has now been combined into a single pdf file.  In addition, internet addresses for various regional, […]