MN GIS/LIS NEWS
Winter 2010
ISSUE 59

MN GIS/LIS NEWS
The Newsletter of the Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium

Table of Contents

MN GIS/LIS Consortium

From the Chair
Conference Wrap-up 
Scholarship Winners
Scholarship Drawing
Polaris Awards
Lifetime Award

State
MnGeo Update
Stimulus Funding Map
Chronic Wasting Monitoring

Elevation Info

Governor's Council
Commendation to Goodhue Co.

Regional
Base Map Services
Socioeconomic Data

Local
LiDAR Use in Winona Co.
Rice Co. Pictometry
Prairie Island Natural Resources
Fillmore Co. GIS
Prior Lake / Scott Co. Collaboration

Federal
Historic SPOT Online

K-12 Education
GeoMentor Project

People
Will Craig: URISA Hall of Fame

 

 

2009 GIS/LIS Scholarship Prize Drawing
By Chad Martini, Scholarship Committee chair
 
During the fall conference this year, the GIS/LIS Scholarship Committee sponsored a prize drawing with proceeds of $763 going directly to the scholarship fund.
 
A big thank you to everyone who helped sell tickets and a bigger thank you to everyone who bought tickets. There were well over 600 tickets sold!
 
And a huge thanks to the four vendors who donated the wonderful prizes that made the entire effort possible:
 
 
Bolton & Menk, Inc.
1960 Premier Drive
Mankato, MN 56001
Apple iPOD touch
WINNER: Will Craig
 
Frontier Precision, Inc
9039 24th Ave S
Bloomington, MN 55425
Garmin GPS
WINNER: Peter Angelos
 
JSA GIS Services
5406 Oneida Street
Duluth, MN 55804
Dog sledding adventure from Positive Energy Outdoor (ed)Ventures
WINNER: Bart Richardson
 
Rowekamp Associates, Inc
10800 Lyndale Ave S, Suite 110
Bloomington, MN 55420
Two certificates for $200 each towards consulting or training
WINNERS: Kristy Baross and Jeremy Johnson