USDA Grant for Water Mapping and other Government GIS News

USDA announced a $185,000 grant to WSOS Community Action in rural northwest Ohio to promote GIS mapping of water systems in small communities.

- Athens News

The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources' newly launched mobile website makes it easier for users of smartphones and tablet devices to connect with Pennsylvania's natural world while on-the-go.

The new mobile site is found at http://m.dcnr.state.pa.us.

Tech? ArcGIS Online is in there, but I didn't see any logo on the app - maybe because I was not actually on a mobile device.

- press release

A Salary Study by University of NC School of Government, covered salaries of staff in each county. The list of PDF docs includes the one for GIS salaries and covers three positions: GIS administrator, GIS analyst and GIS technician. 

via NSGIC LinkedIn Group


Published Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Written by Adena Schutzberg