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Federal GIS
Agencies make innovative use of GIS.
 
 
New Era in Land Use Planning
E-planning creates more efficient business practices for BLM.
 
 
Building a GIS Foundation
Geospatial One-Stop portal provides data and tools.
 
 
Dealing With Risk Spatially
FEMA uses GIS for analysis and communication.
 
 
Modernizing the Geographic Data Infrastructure
The National Map provides access to high-quality geospatial data.
 
 

Special Section

   Mapping Mars
 
Mapping the Mars Rovers' Landing Sites
Model sites where Spirit and Opportunity landed.

-Get data for tutorial [ZIP-117 MB]

-Get map only [ZIP-20 MB]
 
 
Astrogeology Program Maps Planets
Overview of the mission of this USGS office.
 
 

   End Notes

Crater Lake Revealed
Mapping lake bottom provides new insights.
 
 

   Developer's Corner
 
ArcIMS Java Client Supplies Mapping to Phones
Implementing an ArcIMS client for consumer devices.
 
 
What is J2ME?
In introduction to Java 2, Micro Edition.
 
 
 
Modeling Bauxite Thickness and Volumes in ArcGIS
[PDF 1.3 MB]
Use cut-fill to calculate total tonnage and average thickness.
-Get data for tutorial [ZIP-59 KB]
 
 
Sharing Multiband Imagery Analysis Using ArcSDE
[PDF-348 KB]
Strategy for returning bands in the appropriate display order.
 
 
Administering ArcSDE 8 Logfiles
[PDF-188 KB]
Understand logfiles and avoiding performance issues
 
 
ArcMap Tweaks and Tools Enhance Productivity
[PDF-272 KB]
Free scripts and tools aid efficiency.
-Download listings [ZIP-2 KB]
 
 

Features
 
Now Open for Business
Westerville, Ohio, adds ArcWeb Services and Esri BIS data to site.
 
 
Exploring the Karst Landscape of Cockpit Country
GIS used as research and management tool.
 
 
Harnessing Geography Improves Outcomes
Spatial and geographic data helps hospitals deliver better care.
 
 
Flexible ArcIMS Application Meets Wide Range of Needs
Division of Wildlife finds new ways for meeting mapping demand.
 
 
Study Yields Robust Carrying Capacity Model
Planning tools help safeguard Florida Keys.
 
 
Community Service Merging With GIS Technology
4-H clubs work on geospatial projects.
 
 


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