BestPlaces.net, a small firm in Portland Oregon, has released several data sets to help health professionals and policymakers gain insights into how severely COVID-19 might impact counties, metro areas and states. BestPlaces has amassed an unparalleled collection of data on every city, town, state, metro area, county and zip code in the U.S. and is […]
A message from the GIScorps volunteers:
As the COVID-19 resources build and grow, Esri Canada has done a good job maintaining their public page. Recently they also added a page of helpful tips and assistance, including this getting started resource guide.
March 19, 2020 – A new U.S. Geological Survey map of Puerto Rico shows the relative risks of landslides due to the kind of intense rainfall brought on by hurricanes. It identifies 20% of the island as at high risk, 9% at very high risk, and 1% at extremely high risk of landslides under those conditions.
Last week, at the prestigious GSMA MWC series (formally known as Mobile World Congress) MapSwipe was awarded the top prize in the Global Mobile Awards’ category for the Best Mobile Innovation Supporting Emergency or Humanitarian Situations.
Maxar Technologies collected new satellite imagery from multiple locations around the world as the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, continues to spread.
This post has generated loads of activity and engagement via LinkedIn. The article discusses the coronavirus outbreak and delves into a look at some trusted map and data resources that are tracking the spread.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State has joined a global coalition of research organizations pledging to provide immediate open access to emerging research findings related to the outbreak of the 2019 coronavirus, or COVID-19.
Atlanta, IWCE, the leading event for the critical communications industry surveyed over 597 First Responders and Public Safety professionals to benchmark the current technologies they are using and to understand current technological challenges within the industry.
Maxar collected new satellite imagery, January 4, 2020, of the wildfires in Victoria and New South Wales, Australia