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GIS Heroes and Pioneers have made a difference in the world by applying a GIS solution to a community problem.

Technology and Trends Series Articles focus on cutting-edge concepts from the top academicians in their fields.

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What's Coming in ArcGIS Server 9.3

Dynamics GIS: Recognizing the Dynamic Nature of Reality

New South Wales Uses GIS for Accurate Cadastral Modeling: Railway Network Upgrading with ArcGIS Survey Analyst

NGA: Providing On-Time Geospatial Information

CDM Gains Significant Time Savings from Automated Data Management: QA/QC Simplified with GIS

Esri Enterprise Image Management System

GIS for Sub-Saharan Africa

Surveying with GIS


Finland, Canada, Cambodia—Esri T-Shirts Glow

T-shirt Photos from Previous Issues

T-shirts Galore: Archive of all Previous T-shirt pages

"Crossing Borders" Series Articles by AAG Executive Director Doug Richardson

"Managing GIS" Series Articles by leading members of URISA

ArcGIS Server 9.3 Offers New and Enhanced Support for OGC Standards

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Improve Marketing Analyses with Business Analyst Online

New Features in ArcGIS Engine 9.3 Coming Soon

Business Analyst Online Private Label Simplifies Research

Conserving Bolivia's Critical Resources: GIS Helps Gauge Land Change Effects on the Nation's Endemic Biodiversity

Rangeland Health Data Collection and Analysis Improved with Mobile GIS

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Making Louisiana State University a Storm Disaster-Resistant School

Michels Corporation Improves Collaboration and Communication: International Engineering and Construction Contractor Uses GIS to Better Serve Its Divisions and Customers

Landslides Studied by Japan Researchers: Causes Analyzed with GIS�Geology and Geomorphology Probed

Centralizing One-Call Requests with GIS: Bluewater Power Distribution Corporation Streamlines Ticket Processing

Communicating Ocean Science with GIS: The Galathea 3 Expedition Included 48 Different Research Projects on Both Land and Water

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Impact of Climate Changes on Gray Whale Feeding Grounds Tracked with GIS

Data Provider Serves Up Petroleum Info: Single, Complete, Reliable Reference Set for United Kingdom's Continental Shelf

Esri Business Partners' Offerings to the GIS Community

USDA Forest Service Delivers High-Quality Imagery Within Seconds: Enterprise GIS-Level Imagery Management System Streamlines Agency

Seamless Imagery for Arizona Department of Transportation: ArcGIS Image Server Mosaics and Processes Visual Information On the Fly

Sanborn Serves Imagery Solutions: ArcGIS Image Server Provides Streamlined Imagery Production, Increased QC Accuracy

Image Management System Poster [PDF]

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Surveyors Sift Through Fire Damage: ArcGIS Survey Analyst Aids Fire Recovery in San Bernardino County, California

Egypt Launches Parcel-Based Deeds Registry to Spur Mortgage Market: Manual Registry Index Streamlined with GIS

Railway Infrastructure Development in New South Wales: Accurate Cadastral Modeling with ArcGIS Survey Analyst

  The Benefits of an Accurate Survey Data Model

The City of Toronto, Canada: Streamlining Maintenance

Lake Management GIS: Mobile GIS Provides Application Development Interface for Collecting Bathymetry Data for the Entire Lake Bed

2008 Esri Survey & Engineering GIS Summit

Early Warning Planning for Mosquito-Borne Epidemics: GIS, High-Resolution Remote Sensing Help Evaluate Degrees of Risk in Senegal

Planning Education Projects in Rural Ethiopia Using GIS

Teaching GIS at Rwandan Secondary Schools

Crossing Borders: A column by Doug Richardson
Global Dialogues: GIScience and Sustainable Development in Africa

South African Educators Teach GIS—With or Without Computers: Huge Differences Exist Between Urban and Rural Schools

GIS Gateway for Aquaculture and Fisheries

African Water Resource Database: Helping a Continent Cope with Hunger and Malnutrition

Making the Most of the 2008 Esri International User Conference: The Latest Highlights and Ways to Get Involved at the 28th Annual Esri UC

Exclusive ArcNews Online Articles

Learn About GIS for Everyday Life at the 2008 Esri EMEA UC: Upcoming Combined International User Conference to Explore the Future of Geospatial Technology

GIS Hero
Commissioner Randy Johnson Evangelizes Importance of GIS at Local and National Level

Managing GIS
The Evolution and Use of GIS in Local Government

URISA Leadership Academy

Attendees Get a Glimpse of ArcGIS 9.3, Glean Insights from Software Designer Alan Cooper: A Look Back at the 2008 Esri Developer Summit

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ArcGIS Server Code Challenge Winners Revealed at 2008 Esri Developer Summit

Thought Leaders Come Together to Explore GIS Business Opportunities: 20th Annual Worldwide Business Partner Conference Draws More Than 700 Attendees

Motivated Students Achieve Amazing Results in a Small Rural County: Publishing an Informative, Full-Color Mapbook

GIS Day Shows How Geographic Knowledge Is Essential in Our Daily Lives

College Students Use GIS in Business Intelligence Competition

Teach Analysis and Spatial Thinking Skills with GIS: Our World GIS Education Books Help Educators

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New Training and Education Offerings from Esri

Career Opportunities at Esri

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