Hot Weather Got You Down?

Here’s a little glimpse into cooler weather, turning leaves, and hot apple cider – start thinking about your hotel reservations for the Fall Regional Meeting in gorgeous Bayfield, WI, October 24-25. Because of our unique setting, there are… Read More

Mark Your Calendar!

Make sure you save October 24th and 25th on your calendar for the WLIA Fall Regional Meeting in gorgeous Bayfield, WI. Who doesn’t love autumn in the North, and what better excuse than to come learn about the… Read More

What’s Your Idea?

Summer has barely begun, but the Fall Regional in Bayfield, WI is being planned right now and we need your input! Is there a hot topic you’d like to see discussed? Have you done something cool and want… Read More

Getting to Know Shelley Witte, GIS Technician at the Department of Public Instruction

The Wisconsin Land Information Association is a large group and we may only interact with each other in person a few times per year. Considering this our opportunities to make additional connections and network is limited.  In an… Read More

There’s Still Time to Register for the Fall Meeting in Sturgeon Bay

Register now for the Fall Regional Meeting next week on October 11-12, 2018 at the Stone Harbor Resort in Sturgeon Bay, WI. You won’t want to miss this meeting – here are a few of the excellent sessions planned:… Read More

Using Spatial Data to Guide Invasive Species Control in Door County

There are many invasive plants and animals to be concerned about, and this team is working to inventory and control these threats.  When 15-foot-tall monster plants form large clones and dominate the Door County shoreline, you can see… Read More

Pollinator Conservation and the Application of Spatial Information

Pollinators are responsible for pollinating over 75% of our flowering plants, and nearly 75% of our crops. Honey bees pollinate billions of dollars’ worth of crops each year in the United States. Several local pollinators like bees and bats… Read More

Statewide PLSS moving foward

Staff from the State Cartographer’s Office will give an update on their efforts to develope a new statewide Public Land Survey System (PLSS) database at the upcoming WLIA regional in Sturgeon Bay, October 11th and 12th.  The Statewide Parcel… Read More

October 3rd deadline for social night at regional meeting

Here’s an important announcement for anyone planning to attend the fish boil Thursday October 11th at our Fall Regional Meeting:  the restaurant needs a head count one week in advance, so that means all registrations for social night… Read More

Deep dive into Next Generation 9-1-1 planned for upcoming regional meeting

Many of us have heard a lot about the importance of GIS in “Next Generation” 9-1-1 systems.  But what does that really mean?  Exactly *how* does GIS support NG 9-1-1, and what can we as GIS professionals do… Read More