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Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Most Detailed Malaria Map Ever Highlights hope and Challenges Facing Global Community

The most detailed map ever created of malaria risk worldwide is published today by an international team of researchers funded by the Wellcome Trust. The Malaria Atlas Project (MAP) will be a powerful tool for helping target malaria control programmes and suggests that elimination of malaria in three-quarters of the world’s at-risk areas might be

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

GeoConnections Canada Program Extended to March 2011

PR – The Government of Canada has extended the current second phase of the GeoConnections program by one year. The program is now expected to end March 2011, based on the existing mandate and funding. This extension will allow GeoConnections and its collaborators to continue contributing to the development and utilization of the Canadian Geospatial

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

R.A. Smith National Provides Geographic Information Systems to Cherokee County, Georgia, to Enhance

R.A. Smith National (formerly R.A. Smith & Associates and its National Survey & Engineering Division) — civil engineering, planning, surveying, landscape architecture, GIS and 3D visualization consultants — Brookfield, Wis., is providing geographic information systems (GIS) services to Cherokee County, Georgia, for the development of a land use geodatabase to enhance the County’s planning efforts.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

North Line GIS Joins Sidwell’s Business Partner Program

The Sidwell Company is proud to welcome North Line GIS, LLC into its Business Partner Program.  Located in Breckenridge, Colorado, North Line GIS, LLC is a full-service GIS consulting firm that works with and services both public- and private-sector entities such as local government and power and utility companies.  With over 25 years of experience

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Topcon and NVision Solutions Partner for Web-based Emergency Management Solution

NVision Solutions is partnering with Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) to offer a unique, rugged solution to obtain precise data in the aftermath of earthquakes, forest fires, tornadoes, hurricanes and other natural disasters.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

CompassData Inc. Latest Addition to USDA FAS/IPAD Prime Vendor Contract

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS), Office of Global Analysis (OGA), International Production Assessment Division (IPAD) announces CompassData Inc. of Centennial, Colo., as the latest addition to the Prime Vendor Contract.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Autodesk 2010 Design and Engineering Software Product Line Now Available

PR – Autodesk today began shipping its new 2010 line of 2D and 3D design and engineering software. More than 50 new products offer new features and functionality as well as improved tools for Digital Prototyping, Building Information Modeling (BIM), Infrastructure Modeling, sustainable design and analysis, which will help architects, engineers and designers meet increasing

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Pennsylvania American Water Now Accepting Applications for Environmental Grant Program

PR – Pennsylvania American Water announced today that the application process is now open for its 2009 Environmental Grant Program to support innovative, community-based environmental projects that improve, restore or protect watersheds and community drinking water supplies.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

USGBC — Chicago Chapter Celebrates Natural Leaders

PR – The U.S. Green Building Council – Chicago Chapter announced its 2009 Natural Leaders Awards winners, with a formal ceremony to recognize the recipients to be held at the Fourth Emerald Gala on Saturday, May 16. The Awards celebrate individuals and organizations that contribute to the region’s sustainability and that help support the USBGC

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Overseas Army Garrison Applies GIS Technology to Manage Environmental Program

PR – The U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) at Bamberg, Germany, doesn’t have to wonder what it has in its ecological and other environmental inventories any more now that this data is exchanged using a geographic information system (GIS). The electronic mapping tool allows 31 organizations across the garrison to share information in order to integrate efforts