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Drone Mapping Tools

Drone Mapping Tools When we talk about drones, we’re also talking about Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), and they have served a number of purposes throughout history. Commonly known for their military applications as remotely guided missile deployers and reconnaissance aircraft, drones have served a purpose in mapping for even longer. Technically the very first UAV…

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I Quit My Job

After 12 years of working as a GIS specialist / Consultant, I quit and I am ready to move on. 
 
Looking back at the last 12 years if I could go back in time and give myself some advice I would tell myself these 8 things.
 
Boring Work won’t necessarily …

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Monitoring Atmospheric Pollution From Space

It turns out that monitoring atmospheric pollution from space is really hard! But if you can do it will help you understand air quality, solar energy, ozone Layer and UV radiation, emissions and surfaces fluxes, and climate forcing 
 
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Geocoding in QGIS: Address to Latitude and Longitude.

Geocoding in QGIS: Address to Latitude and Longitude. If you were to tell someone where you are located, how would you do it? Maybe you would give them your home address if you are home, or give your relative location from a popular feature. These are just a few ways of describing location among many….

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Working with Networks in GIS

Between the Lines: Working with Networks in GIS Geospatial information systems, otherwise known as GIS, is gaining popularity in industries across the world due to its ability to provide analytical and business insights using platform- and service-based systems. One large contributor to this rise in popularity is the ability to manage assets and gauge their…

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LiDAR Data and LiDAR tools

LiDAR Data and LiDAR tools you need to process it What is LiDAR LiDAR is a remote sensing technology that uses lasers to make measurements of a surface, enabling us to use that information to create 3D models and maps. LiDAR is an acronym that means Light Detection and Ranging. Since we know the speed…

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How to use STAC plugin to add Satellite Imagery to your QGIS Project

How to use the STAC API Browser plugin to add Satellite Imagery to your QGIS Project What is the STAC API Browser What would you do if you wanted to search, assess and download cloud-hosted satellite data from your local environment? This happens to many people more often as most data and processing resources are being…

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Hex Tiles

The problem of unification: Spatial data comes in many different sizes, shapes, and formats making it a difficult and time-consuming process to join data for visualization, exploration, and analysis.
Enter the Hex Tile system!

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Urban Planning and Digital Elevation Modeling for Designing Cities

A Digital Elevation Model represents the altimetric data of the bare-earth. Click here to know how a DEM assists urban planning.

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Tracking Ships and Vessels

The Technology of Tracking Ships and Vessels Between 2011 and 2020, about 876 vessels went missing at sea. Statista cites that the majority of these ships were cargo ships—totaling 348 vessels. These vessels had no rescuer in their time of distress, and so they vanished into ocean waters without a trace. Luckily, there was one…

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