Canada

Using Swipe Maps to View Wildfire Destruction in BC

On July 7, 2017 a series of devastating wildfires began in the Cariboo region of British Columbia. The effects of…

Montreal 2017 Earth Observation Conference Image Gallery, Quotes & Awards

I don’t go to many conferences during the year, but the June 2017 Earth Observation (EO) Summit in Montreal is…

Who are The Canadian Association of Geographers (CAG)?

Since 1951, the Canadian Association of Geographers (CAG) is a non-profit, charitable organization that is committed to the dissemination of…

Toward a Just and Sustainable World: 2017 CAG Conference in Toronto

One of the benefits of being a contributing writer to GoGeomatics Canada is that I am able to attend, and…

Methods of Finding GIS and Geomatics Jobs

It’s been a while since I wrote an article about finding work in GIS and geomatics,  so I thought I’d…

Happy Canada Day! Back to School with GoGeomatics 150th Events Across Canada

GoGeomatics Canada is thrilled to announce the 4th annual series of coast-to-coast Back to School Socials (BTSS) taking place this…

A summary of the 2017 Conference of the Canadian Cartographic Association: “150 Years of Cartography: Past, Present and Future”

The 42nd Annual Conference of the Canadian Cartographic Association was held, May 31st thru June 2nd, at Carleton University. Inspired…

Two way arrows

Mapping Migration Flows with QGIS FlowMapper Plugin

Flow mapping is a technique to visualize movement of objects of interest between geographic areas. Typical uses of flow maps…

Dr. Bob Ryerson on GoGeomatics Canada’s Past, Present, and Bright Future

It is hard to believe that six years has gone by and over 1000 articles have been provided by GoGeomatics,…

In the Book: Dr. Yun Zhang & UNB EarthView3D Project Team Develop 3D Line Maps (VR) Visualization

Funded by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), Canada Research Chairs program, and the New Brunswick Innovation Foundation Research Technicians…