Upcoming Events

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Event Date State
Data Acquisition in Geographic Information Systems
This course provides students with the knowledge and practical experience necessary to develop skills in the acquisition, management, conversion, analysis, and creation of spatial data, an integral part of the development and implementation of geographic information systems. Topics include acquisition of existing data sets, data format conversion, georeferencing, vector digitizing from maps, address matching, and acquisition of data from remote sensing sources and the global positioning system (GPS).
10/11/2014 (All day) California (CA)
Reclaiming a River, Conservation and Community
Join the Wildlife Conservation Society, NOAA and our community partners for a one day symposium on urban river restoration.
10/23/2014 (All day) New York (NY)
Spatial Analysis and Modeling Workshop, Part 1
This workshop provides an introduction to some of the fundamental concepts and concerns of spatial analysis and modeling in a geographic information system. Topics will include: basics of vector and raster data analysis, proximity and overlay principles, distance modeling, terrain analysis, categorical and continuous classification, site suitability modeling, statistical modeling, and building geoprocess models using ArcGIS ModelBuilder. Training will be based on the ArcGIS 10 suite of software.
10/24/2014 (All day) - 10/25/2014 (All day) California (CA)
Introduction To Web Mapping Development Using The ArcGIS Javascript API
With the advance of web mapping services and Web technology, creating and publishing high-performing, modern-looking Web maps has become easier and rich with options. This workshop teaches the basics of how to build attractive, sophisticated internet mapping applications using the lightweight, browser based ArcGIS Server JavaScript API. Topics include designing and publishing web mapping services using ArcGIS Server; consuming ArcGIS map services using the ArcGIS Server REST API and Dojo Javascript library; integrating functionality (queries, geoprocessing, etc.) for more interactive applications; and tools and techniques for rapid application development. This Workshop is geared toward GIS analysts and others who want to create rich internet mapping applications to publish GIS content throughout an organization or to the public via the Internet.
11/07/2014 (All day) - 11/08/2014 (All day) California (CA)
Mississippi River Watershed Education Symposium
This November, the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC) and its partners invite educators, both formal and non-formal, and various watershed resource professionals to join in the Mississippi River Watershed Education Symposium. Please help spread your success stories and new watershed initiatives (education and research) by presenting at our Mississippi River Watershed Education Symposium this November 14th & 15th.
11/14/2014 (All day) - 11/15/2014 (All day) Illinois (IL)
River Restoration Symposium
Abstracts due!
02/03/2015 (All day) - 02/05/2015 (All day) Washington (WA)
Tamarisk Coalition's 12th Annual Conference: Advancing Riparian Restoration in the West
Come learn about the latest advancements!
02/10/2015 (All day) - 02/12/2015 (All day) New Mexico (NM)
River Rally 2015
Rio Rally on the Rio Grande! Mark your calendars and plan to join us for River Rally 2015 at Tamaya Resort. Situated between Santa Fe and Albuquerque at the base of the Sandia Mountains in New Mexico, you'll be just minutes from a host of the region’s best activities and miles from the ordinary.
05/01/2015 (All day) - 05/04/2015 (All day) New Mexico (NM)