Below are links to step by step instructions on how to work with census data: *Process for downloading ACS Block Group data for a County: http://www.ligis.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/pictorial-recipe-downloading-acs-data.pdf *This is the go-to reference when you need the basics of getting data from American Factfinder. http://www.ligis.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/how-to-bake-a-cake-download-data.pdf
Author: Ross Baldwin
If the National Park Service’s absurd interpretation of their regulations stands, individuals flying drones in national parks may face six months of imprisonment and/or a $5,000 fine. The fine and jail time were announced today by a National Park Service spokesperson. That’s a big problem because the National Park Service […]
The FAA is investigating New York City realtors who are using drones to document properties. They’ve also issued guidelines saying the use of model aircraft (drones) by farmers is unlawful. The guidance is the next absurd step in the never ending saga of government agencies that can’t figure out how to regulate new technology.
Congratulations to Hannah Emouna and Dawn Haight for winning a free membership to the NYS GIS Association compliments of the NYS GIS Association & Santhosh Balakrishnapillai and Michael Mulqueen for winning a free ESRI Virtual Training course compliments of ESRI for registering on the LIGIS website!
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LIGIS has affiliated itself with the NYS GIS Association!
The NYS GIS Association is pleased to announce that the 8th annual NYS GeoSpatial Summit will be held on October 22nd, 2014 at the Welch Allyn Lodge in Skaneateles, New York.
The Department of Geography at Hunter College of the City University of New York and Hunter Continuing Education are offering a five day professional course in Free and Open Source GIS.
August 4–8, 2014, 9AM to 5PM
9:00 – 9:45 Registration and Networking
10:00 – 11:00 Pictometry
1:00 – 1:15 “LIGIS & NYSGISA: Perfect Together”
1:15 – 3:00 Street Address Mapping (SAM) Project