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Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
ArcLessons is a resource for you to share lessons for using GIS in the classroom.
An environment for the exchange of ideas and experiences, curriculum, software, and data between GIS educators around the globe.
Esri Training offers the largest catalog of instructor-led and self-paced GIS courses. Learn the latest GIS technology through free live training seminars or in the Virtual Campus.
This dictionary includes terms from GIS operations and ESRI software-specific terminology.
ArcGIS Explorer is a free GIS viewer that gives you an easy way to explore, visualize, and share GIS information.
An online system for using geographic information. Create a map you can view on the web, desktop and mobile devices and see maps and apps from people and organizations worldwide.
Check out these cool online videos that explain digital mapping and how it is changing the way we think, behave and interact.
This site provides information about geographic information system (GIS) technology and the value it brings to business, government, and society.
Information about GIS, GPS, cartography and geography.
This website serves geographical information and maps that are products of the LEWIS AND CLARK HISTORIC LANDSCAPE PROJECT.
Live weather web cams around the state of Utah.
MapQuest, Inc. offers Internet, wireless and business mapping applications that help people find places and get there.
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards.
TerraFly changes the way you view your world. Simply enter an address, and our system will put you at the controls of a new and innovative way to explore your digital earth.
The Utah K-12 GIS Educator Mentoring Program is designed to help K-12 educators link up with GIS professionals in a mentoring relationship.
Provides a wide range of Geographic Information System (GIS) and other geospatial support services.
Brigham Young University GIS program.
Salt Lake Community College GIS program.
Southern Utah University GIS program.
University of Utah GIS program.
Utah State University GIS program.
Weber State University GIS program.
Global Positioning System (GPS)
The Degree Confluence Project contains photographs of the intersections of integer latitude and longitude degree lines.
Geocaching is a treasure hunting game where you use a GPS to hide and seek containers with other participants in the activity. Geocaching.com is the listing service for geocaches around the world.
Utah is one of the leaders in using GPS technology in 4-H. Take a look at some of the resources they have to offer dealing with GPS technology.
Instructions on how to use a map and a compass to find where you are going.
Geospatial Revolution will drastically change the way we perceive and explore our surroundings, and it will connect us to even the most remote parts of the world. (13 min 45 sec) Visit the Geospatial Revolution Project web site...
See how local governments and business use geospatial technology to deliver services and run efficiently, keeping a continuing eye on future developments and applications. (14 min 42 sec) Visit the Geospatial Revolution Project web site...
This episode explores geospatial technology in the world of security: how new technologies help to broker peace, wage war, and fight crime but can also compromise personal privacy. (15 min 02 sec) Visit the Geospatial Revolution Project web site...
Esri GIS in School Instruction - Intro: What's GIS, what people do with GIS, and how GIS can be used in instruction in schools. 20 minutes, broken into 9 sections. From the YouTub playlist you can also see 6 demo videos. (20 min 13 sec) Visit the YouTube Playlist site...
Learn more about Steve Robinson's job with the Los Angeles Fire Department. You'll also see how GIS technology helps him keep the public safer than ever. (4 min 16 sec) More Information about GIS Careers...
Dr. Michael Fay uses GIS in his work as a conservationaist. If traveling around the world, living in the wilderness, investigating geography, and literally saving the planet. (4 min 14 sec) More Information about GIS Careers...
Learn more about Ingrid Bruce's job for the City of Rancho Cucamonga. Ingrid Bruce demonstrates in 3D how GIS technology takes maps into a new dimension. (4 min 16 sec) More Information about GIS Careers...
Learn more about Seth Wiafe's job at Loma Linda University. Seth Wiafe advises all public health professionals to think spatially. (4 min 30 sec) More Information about GIS Careers...
Col. David Buckman, Air Force Space Command, talks about GPS, how it works, and modernization. (4 min 27 sec)
A video review for the Garmin eTrex Vista HCx GPS unit and how to use it for geocaching. (5 min 0 sec)
Learn about the high-tech treasure hunting game being played around the world by adventure seekers! (1 min 12 sec) Visit Geocaching.com website...
Esri Press publishes books on GIS, cartography, and the application of spatial analysis to public and private endeavor including land-use planning, health care, education, business, government, and science, among others.
Community Geography is designed to inspire students and citizens to make a difference in their communities using GIS technology.
An easy-to-understand guide that emphasizes the top twenty skills most people need to master to be successful using GIS.