New National Geospatial Data Asset Theme

The Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) recently approved Addresses as a new National Geospatial Data Asset (NGDA) theme. For more information, click here

A drone flies in Brooklyn; kids fascinated

“…Susan Hoskins, [Member, NYS GIS Association] senior extension associate at Cornell’s Institute for Resource Information Sciences, said the children are also taught about how unmanned drones are used in many real-world applications beyond warfare,...

New Digital Elevation Models are Available for Download

The GIS Program Office is pleased to announce additional Digital Elevation Models are available for download. 1 meter DEMs are now available for the Warren, Washington, Essex 2014/15 NYS collection covering portions of Warren, Washington, Essex, Franklin, and Hamilton...

New Job Added!

A new job has been added to the NYS GIS Association website.  Visit the GIS Job Postings page to view GIS jobs.  Be sure to post your job openings with the NYS GIS Association!

Quarterly Streets and Address Points Update

A new quarterly release of NYS Streets and Address Points has been posted to the Clearinghouse.  We are very happy to announce that with this release all use restrictions have been removed from the NYS Streets.  Attributes such as the Address Ranges and others used in...