GeoData 2.0 Improving Access to Wisconsin Geospatial Data

Since 2014 the Robinson Map Library and the State Cartographer’s Office at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have collaborated to develop a geospatial archive and geoportal that helps GIS users discover Wisconsin data, maps, and aerial imagery. In an… Read More

Register for the Basics of LiDAR Workshop on August 15-16 at UW-Madison

Registration is now open for the Basics of LiDAR workshop, to be held over two full days, from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, on August 15-16, 2018, at UW-Madison. In this workshop, attendees will get hands-on experience manipulating… Read More

PLSS Survey Forum

The PLSS Survey Forum is a free, day-long event titled, “Meet Me at the Corner” about the Public Land Survey System (PLSS) in Wisconsin. The event includes a field trip where we will walk to a nearby PLSS… Read More

Registration Now Open for “Basics of LiDAR” Workshop

Registration is now open for the Basics of LiDAR workshop, to be held over two full days, from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, on January 8-9, 2018, at UW-Eau Claire. In this workshop, attendees will get hands-on experience… Read More

Space Still Available for Basics of LiDAR Workshop on August 14-15, 2017

Space is still available for the Basics of LiDAR Workshop at St. Norbert College in De Pere, to be held from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm on August 14-15, 2017. Workshop attendees will get hands-on experience manipulating LiDAR… Read More

Updated Wisconsin Land Cover Mapping Project

Beginning in 2014, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) partnered on a project to map the current land cover of Wisconsin. The resulting dataset, known as Wiscland 2.0, was completed and delivered to… Read More

3DEP Informational Webinars on August 11th and 15th

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) will host a set of public webinars on August 11th and 15th to introduce a FY17 LiDAR funding opportunity and provide a summary of the Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) application procedures. If you… Read More

Wisconsin Received Esri SAG Awards in 2016

Wisconsin received two Esri Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) awards in 2016, one for the Statewide Parcel Map Initiative and one for Racine County’s new GIS system. The Statewide Parcel Map Project was a cooperative effort between the… Read More