September 17, 2021

Resources: U.S. Government: USAID Launches New GeoCenter

From USAID: The United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Office of Science and Technology launched the new USAID GeoCenter, an Agency-wide resource to expand and institutionalize the use of geospatial tools and analysis in support of our development goals. The GeoCenter will enhance USAID’s capacity in strategic planning and programming, evaluation, and research with […]

"Tennessee Maps Historic Events Online"

Via WRCB: Tennessee is turning to modern technology to trace the state’s history. On Wednesday the Tennessee Department of State announced an interactive map of events during the Civil War, using the state’s geographic information system or GIS. The first of its kind in the nation, the Tennessee Civil War Geographic Information System (GIS) Survey shows […]