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

 

 

Polaris Leadership Awards: Rebecca Blue, David Brandt, Nancy Read
 
Three outstanding GIS professionals were presented with the Consortium’s Polaris Leadership Award at the October 2009 conference in Duluth. This award was established to recognize mid-career GIS professionals who demonstrate a beacon of energy and creativity that inspires and guides the rest of us.
 
 
Director of GIS Services, SEH, Inc.
 
GIS Coordinator, Washington County
 
Technical Coordinator, Metropolitan Mosquito Control District
 
 
For more information about the award and the winners’ accomplishments, see the Polaris Award webpage.