Fall 2011

The Newsletter of the Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium


Table of Contents

MN GIS/LIS Consortium

From the Chair
Upcoming Conference
Mentor Program
Polaris Awards

GLO Field Note Update
WMS in the Field from DNR
Census Data from LCC
LiDAR Survey Results

Tribal GIS Contacts list

Recreation Portals
Migrating from WebADF to Flex
Carver Co ESRI Award

Soil Data Viewer for Arc10
Historical Topos Online

Higher Education
Carleton Geosciences Grant

K-12 Education
K-12 Education Resources


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Table of Contents for Fall 2011, Issue 66
PDF for Issue 66, Fall 2011

MN GIS/LIS Consortium
From the Chair, By Sarah Schrader, 2011 Chair
Welcome to the 21st Annual MN GIS/LIS Conference and Workshops, October 5-7By Tami Maddio, 2011 Conference Chair
Young Professionals Mentor ProgramBy Stacey Stark, University of Minnesota – Duluth
Polaris Leadership Awards:  Mike Dolbow, Lisa Hanni, Nancy Rader

Preserving Minnesota’s GLO Field Notes – UpdateBy John Hoshal, MnGeo
DNR Image Capture Tool Extends WMS to the FieldBy Chris Pouliot, MN DNR
2010 Census Boundary Data OnlineBy Lee Meilleur, Legislative Coordinating Commission Geographic Information Services
LiDAR Needs and Use Survey ResultsBy Shelly Sentyrz, MN Department of Natural Resources

Tribal GIS Contacts ListBy Dawn Sherk, White Earth Nation

Statewide Health Improvement Program Funds Multiple Recreation Portals, By Mike Dolbow, News Editor
Migrating from Web ADF to Flex-based Web ApplicationsBy Sarah Schrader, Goodhue County GIS
Carver County Wins ESRI AwardAdapted from ESRI website

NRCS Soil Data Viewer 6.0 – Compatible with ArcGIS 10.0By Danielle Evans, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Minnesota’s Historical Topo Maps OnlineAdapted from USGS Press Release

Higher Education
Carleton Gets $10M NSF Award for GeosciencesBy Will Craig, University of Minnesota

K-12 Education
New K-12 Education Resources