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

Learn About the New Datums Coming in 2022

Join us at the upcoming WLIA Fall Regional Meeting where the 2022 datums will be discussed in-depth. Two back-to-back presentations will cover the NATRF2022 Task Force goals and objectives as well as highlight the 2022 National Geodetic Survey… Read More

President’s Message

The summer is winding down and it is hard for me to believe I’ve already reached the halfway point of my term as WLIA president. It was a busy few months. I’d like to take this opportunity to… Read More

Applications of GIS in Marine Archaeology – A Great Presentation at the WLIA Fall Meeting

Speaker Caitlin Zant will be presenting on the Applications of GIS in Marine Archaeology at the WLIA Fall Regional Meeting, taking place in Sturgeon Bay, WI on October 11th and 12th at the Stone Harbor Resort. The field of… Read More

Fall Regional Meeting Call for Presentations (and suggestions)

Share your work at our next regional in Sturgeon Bay, October 11th and 12th.

There’s Still Time to Register for the Fall Meeting in La Crosse

Register now for the Fall Regional Meeting on November 9-10, 2017 at the Radisson in La Crosse, WI. You won’t want to miss this meeting – here are a few of the excellent sessions planned: NG911 Task Force… Read More