NYS GIS Association News

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New Jobs Added!

New jobs have been added to the NYS GIS Association website. Visit the GIS Job Postings page to view GIS jobs. When you think GIS jobs in NYS, think NYS GIS Association!

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Bare Earth Raster DEM Web Service Now Available!

The New York State GIS Program Office is pleased to announce that we have a Bare Earth Raster DEM web image service ready for consumption.  This service currently has 35 separate raster datasets as well as an index to help the end user identify on which service they...

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Exploring NYC in the Summer!

Dr. Jack Eichenbaum, Queens Borough Historian, has posted his NYC Public Tour Schedule for the months of June and July 2017 on the Geography of NYC website. Details for the below walks can be found here. Date: June 14 — Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm Forest Hills to Corona Date:...

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NYS GIS Association 2017 Awards Program now OPEN!

Do you know someone who is super passionate about GIS, or an individual that has contributed to the betterment of the GIS community here in New York State? Do you or your team have a slick GIS App or Project that you are proud of, do you want to show it off to your...

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GIS/SIG June Program Picnic with UAV Demonstration!

Please join GIS/SIG for their June Program Picnic on June 13 at Sunnyside Lodge in Black Creek Park. Justin Cole, GISP, from Barton & Loguidice, will discuss Lake Ontario Level Modeling. A Bar-B-Q lunch will be served following the presentation. After lunch at 1pm...

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Update to NYS Orthos Online on 6/2/17 (6AM-8AM)

The GIS Program Office will be updating the application, NYS Orthos Online on Friday June 2 from 6:00 AM through 8:00 AM. During this time, some web mapping services will not be available, and the functions of the application will be limited. The Clearinghouse Direct...

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Additional Digital Elevation Models Available for Download!

The New York State GIS Program Office (NYSGPO) is pleased to announce additional Digital Elevation Models available for download.  1 meter Digital Elevation Models (DEMs) are now available for the NYSGPO collection of Madison, Otsego 2015. All of the DEMs can be...

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