Jeremiah Lindemann | November 27, 2018
Tempe teams with researchers and first responders to provide near real-time data on drug use in order to combat the opioid epidemic.
Carl Walter | November 14, 2018
Real-time GIS connected the efforts of everyone and provided confidence that the property was thoroughly searched.
Dawn Wright | November 13, 2018
Researchers use GIS to collect data from drones and other means to better understand eelgrass wasting disease.
Carl Walter | November 7, 2018
Mobile map-based apps gave searchers the tools to conduct a quick and comprehensive search.
Carl Walter | November 1, 2018
Investigators used real-time GIS to search a 300-acre property, coordinating the efforts of personnel from more than 20 agencies.
Carl Walter | November 1, 2018
The Illinois State Police used the Illinois State Fair as a testing ground for real-time digital apps, spurring adoption in everyday operations.
Keith Mann | October 17, 2018
Interns use apps to record their work, inputting where they’ve removed trash and invasive species, cleared debris, or found illegal sewage pipes.
David Gadsden | October 9, 2018
The Cumberland Trails Conference uses maps and apps to combine fragmented habitats into a network of trails and wildlife corridors.
Steve Snow | October 3, 2018
The US Army Corps of Engineers use GIS to take in signals from sensors to analyze barge traffic flows and improve movement.
Matt Ball | September 12, 2018
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has centralized its mapping efforts, improving field workflows and the quality of its maps.
Adam Reedy | September 5, 2018
The Argentine coast guard, Prefectura Naval, created Guardacostas to track the movement of foreign fishing fleets that fish its coastal waters.
Brooks Patrick | August 29, 2018
GIS captures and presents a detailed digital twin to virtually guide the planning decisions of the nation’s capital.
Ryan Lanclos | August 8, 2018
While drones have been used previously to map volcanoes, CRASAR’s fleet was the first to use them to officially aid disaster response.
David Gadsden | August 3, 2018
The combination of on-the-ground forest plot data from GIS and satellite data provides a whole new vision of the global forest system.
Brett Dixon | July 18, 2018
Experts deployed to extract the Thailand soccer club from deep within the Tham Lang cave used maps to communicate, strategize, and act.
Steve Snow | July 5, 2018
An enterprise system normalizes the availability of navigation channel condition data across a complex enterprise, improving maintenance.
Matt Ball | June 27, 2018
Archaeology has undergone a digital transformation where sensors and mapping tools uncover past human settlement without digging.
Ryan Lanclos | June 7, 2018
San Antonio deployed real-time location intelligence to combat fears and enhance public safety during the NCAA Final Four events.
Keith Mann | June 6, 2018
The Town of Natick deploys drones for a host of applications, improving the safety of staff while also filling in gaps in understanding.
Brett Dixon | May 30, 2018
With multiagency cooperation, ICIMOD fills in data gaps to help create an economically and environmentally sound mountain ecosystem.
Terry Bills | May 24, 2018
The Iowa DOT transforms operations using location-as-a-service to integrate enterprise systems and provide the public with real-time information.
Patrick Wallis | May 4, 2018
NASA’s Langley Research Center uses a digital twin as backdrop to nearly 300 lightweight and purpose-driven facility management apps.
Brooks Patrick | April 23, 2018
Boston’s digital twin, a 3D GIS model of the city, helps city planners, developers, and citizens to evaluate proposed development.
Lauren Lipovic | April 18, 2018
The Library of Congress embraces story maps as a means to create digital exhibits that take viewers along journeys of discovery.
Ryan Lanclos | April 9, 2018
Mapping apps deliver targeted information to police officers in the field that improve their community connections.
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