Yearly Archives: 2018


Spatial Analyst Toolset Must load the Spatial Analyst extension to use these tools – Customize >> Extensions >> … ESRI Spatial Analyst Toolset Listing You’ve used the following tools in lab: Conditional – Raster If/Then operations Distance – When paired with a reclassification, this is how we buffer using the raster data type Extraction (specifically […]

Raster Ecological Geofence…


Raster Analysis (Bolstad pages 444 – 474) Consider the following management need. How would you approach this analysis? LOCAL FUNCTIONS: Processes the raster surface cell-by-cell Perform Map Algebra with Raster Calculator and/or the Spatial Analyst tools found in the ArcToolbox You can apply mathematical functions to individual or multiple layers […]

Raster Analysis I


Census’ Batch Geocoder: https://geocoding.geo.census.gov/geocoder/geographies/addressbatch?form Census’ Batch Geocoder documentation: https://www2.census.gov/geo/pdfs/maps-data/data/FAQ_for_Census_Bureau_Public_Geocoder.pdf Association of Consulting Foresters member list: https://www.acf-foresters.org/ACFWeb/Directory/ACFWeb/Find_a_Forester/Directory.aspx Submit a “Last name contains”  = % query to return all records.  Hit the “Select All” link to show all of the results on one page.  Copy the results and paste them into NOTEPAD […]

Batch Geocode ACF List



This week’s lab deliverable: Upload video topics 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 and 26 to this week’s ELC lab assignment dropbox.  I suggest you re-read the ArcGIS Video Tasklist instructions before you proceed (https://www.gisnote.com/2018/07/12/fanr3800_videotasklist/).  If you adhere to the recording guidelines, you can submit the videos to the FinalExamVideos […]

Digitizing, part 1


  Sumter County Cruise Data Georgia GIS Clearinghouse Historical Imagery https://apps.itos.uga.edu/gsdi_rasterportal/ State: https://apps.itos.uga.edu/gsdi_rasterportal/resources/WMTSCapabilities_Statewide.xml Regional: https://apps.itos.uga.edu/gsdi_rasterportal/resources/WMTSCapabilities_Regional.xml County: https://apps.itos.uga.edu/gsdi_rasterportal/resources/WMTSCapabilities_County.xml Add a WMTS service to your ArcMap project: Open the Catalog window Scroll down and expand the GIS SERVERS selection Double-click ADD WMTS SERVER Paste the WMTS path into URL and hit GET LAYERS Expand the […]

Cruise Grids




Now that we’ve finished defining our habitat suitability criteria, I want you to implement it in the GIS.  We are looking for the areas that are suitable for all four species.  I want you to generate a map showing your findings.  Submit it to the lab 7 assignment folder by […]

Four Specie Habitat Suitability


    From Monday’s class we’ve determined 1) WHY we would want to manage for our specie of interest, 2) WHAT features on the landscape are important, and 3) HOW these features are defined. Wild Turkey:  WHY: hunting revenue WHAT: riparian zones & oak trees (mast producers) HOW: within 50m […]

Spatial Data Modeling II


Georeferencing practice (Oconee Forest Park) OCFP SAMPLE DATA Set up your ArcMap project Load your georeferenced source image (NAIP2015_Source.jpg) Ensure your data frame coordinate system matches the NAIP (UTM17/NAD83/Zone17N…) Load your ungeoreferenced target image this layer is not georeferenced, you will not see it when it loads Save the project to your workspace Locate possible ground […]

Week 6 Lab: Rubber sheeting w/ the georeferencing toolbar



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NOAA BULLETIN – SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT: A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for… * Edisto Beach South Carolina to the North Carolina-Virginia border * Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds, including the Neuse and Pamlico Rivers A Hurricane Watch is in effect for… * Edisto Beach South Carolina […]

Hurricane Florence