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Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Young Eco-Heroes Tackle Environmental Problems

If you think kids only care about computer gaming and the latest mobile phones, think again. The extraordinary winners of Action For Nature’s 2009 International Young Eco-Hero Award from ages 8 to 16 have conducted groundbreaking science experiments, changed legislation, written books, hobnobbed with leaders of the slow food movement, and more.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

First Schemes Announced for UK Low Carbon Infrastructure

Details of the successful schemes for the first tranche of funding from the Homes and Communities Agency’s (HCA) low carbon infrastructure initiative, totalling £11.85m, were announced.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

2009 NSF/AAAS Visualization Challenge. Your Own Stimulus Plan

What would it mean to your career to win this year’s competition? What would it mean to show the world your unique perspective, keen insight, and remarkable visualization? What would it mean to receive the respect of your peers and the honors of the scientific and engineering communities? It could mean everything…but you’ll never know

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Louisiana National Guard Streamlines Access to Imagery

The Louisiana National Guard (LANG) uses an advanced geospatial platform that has fundamentally changed how it processes and makes available highly accurate imagery. What once involved many hours of manpower has now been reduced to minutes.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Results of AECOO-1 Testbed Are Available Online as Streaming Video

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and The buildingSMART alliance(TM) (bSa) announce that a streaming webcast of the May 28 AECOO-1 webinar is available for review.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

NGIS Lead Architect Recognised with Industry Leading Certification

NGIS Australia’s Lead Architect, Graeme Browning is one of only about 50 GIS professionals who have formally been recognised as achieving the prestigious GISP-AP certification.

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009

Fugro Awarded LCDR Peter Johnson Award

Members of Fugro Pelagos Inc. (FPI) Bathymetric Lidar Team proudly display the inaugural Lt. Cmdr. Peter Johnson Best Practices Award, presented to the Company at the recent Joint Airborne Lidar Bathymetry Technical Center of Expertise (JALBTCX) Annual Conference in Portland, Oregon, in recognition of their efforts to deliver a challenging IHO Order 1b survey of the

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

SeaZone: Exciting Business Opportunity in the Marine GIS Sector

The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) invites expressions of interest from organisations able to assist in the future development of its marine geographic information business, SeaZone Solutions Limited (“SeaZone”).  SeaZone was established in response to a market need for digital marine mapping and has built an established customer base within the private and public sectors

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

‘Ain’t no mountain high enough’ to Beat Ordnance Survey

Ordnance Survey’s team of surveyors have mapped the detail of Wales’ highest building. The recently opened £8.4 million visitor centre on the summit of Snowdon has been mapped by the national map maker, making it the highest structure to be captured. At 1,065 m (3,560 ft) above sea level, the building includes a cafe, shop

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Forestry GIS User Group Opens for Membership

ESRI has launched a new user group specifically for its forestry and timberland management customers. The newly formed ESRI Forestry Group (EFG) will build opportunities for foresters to learn about business solutions, network with like-minded professionals, and develop professional growth.