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Aug 16, 2018

Celebrate GIS Day with us at the 2018 Spatial Forum on November 14. The UMN Spatial Forum is a yearly event highlighting spatial research, teaching, and outreach. This event is free and open to the public and features lighting talks, research exhibits, conversation, and the Borchert Lecture.

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Jul 11, 2018

Researchers at the University of Minnesota are trying to understand the causes and trends of fish kills and we need your help. If you see a fish kill, please report it.

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Apr 12, 2018

Recording now available from the April 10th presentation by MGIS student, Nicole Helgeson.

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Events

October 22 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

This five-hour workshop introduces participants to web-based mapping and spatial analysis using Esri's ArcGIS Online. 

October 24 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

This seven-hour workshop introduces participants to using a geographic information system (GIS) to analyze data and create maps.

October 26 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

This hour-long workshop introduces participants to DigitalGlobe Basemap, an online application for browsing and downloading global high resolution commercial satellite imagery.