Technology

COVID-19: Supporting Kamloops, BC businesses using Story Maps

In the middle of March 2020, COVID-19 pandemic leads to social distancing rules in Canada. Public areas such as restaurants…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for June 15th: Canadian Drone delivery solution; City of Montreal open data; Tagged leatherback sea turtles; Endangered Fish in BC

Drone company will convey COVID-19 medical equipment to First Nation Drone Delivery Canada (DDC) will transport COVID-19 medical products using…

Book Review- Sarah Parcak’s ‘Archaeology from Space’

What a great time to be a geospatial specialist. The impact of location technology continues to grow. I am excited…

Remote Sensing: The Potential Impacts of COVID-19 on Oil & Gas Sector

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted various industries globally. Among these industries, the oil and gas sector took a blow while…

Your International Geospatial Briefing for June 1st: LinkedIn for GIS Professionals; GIS Data Manager Fired; Geospatial Industry by 2025; Drones for COVID-19

How Important is LinkedIn for Young GIS Professionals? These days, there are lots of different social media platforms for representing…

Mapping air pollution: a momentary shift due to COVID-19

COVID-19 and the resulting economic shutdowns and physical distancing measures have presented us with a peek at what it takes…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for May 21: Digitization of property portfolio; Calgary-based company develops app for COVID-19; Mapping the curve; Declaration calls for maintaining global links

Government agency pushes property portfolio into future with digitization Real Property Services (RPS), a branch of Public Services and Procurements…

Your International Geospatial Briefing for May 11th: Geospatial paradigm shift; Coronavirus; GIS mapping; Geo predictions

The next paradigm shift in geospatial Geospatial solutions have changed the construction and surveying industry. This is evident by the…

Coronavirus Maps of Canada

What follow is a list of websites that are hosting online maps of the coronavirus in Canada. As our community…

Calgary Workshop: Create Interactive Web Maps with Leaflet (JavaScript library)

Are you in the Calgary area and interested in learning web mapping with JavaScript? Join our introductory workshop on Leaflet,…