Environment Agency makes LiDAR data open

The Environment Agency is placing two sets of LiDAR data – an aerial map created by laser scans – into the open data realm as part of a move to encourage more third parties into flood risk modelling.

Terminology used in the GIS Industry

GLOSSARY OF GIS TERMINOLOGY Definitions Provided By: Maps for America - Third Edition - Text obtained from World Atlas accuracyDegree of conformity with a standard. Accuracy relates to the quality of a result and is distinguished from precision which relates to the quality of the operation by which the result is obtained.adjustmentProcess designed to remove … Continue reading Terminology used in the GIS Industry

How to put Transparent Text on the map in ArcGIS

Transparent text has always eluded me in ArcGIS, to the point where I have started using QGIS more. So imagine my surprise when I found a way to do it! I had to share it with you...