Informatics and GIS Statewide Program
Informatics and GIS Statewide Program
Informatics and GIS Statewide Program
University of California
Informatics and GIS Statewide Program


IGIS is a new ANR Program established in 2012 to provide GIS support, software, data and training to ANR.

Click here for more information on the components of IGIS: Training, ANR-Flux, InfoBase & Service Center.

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REC Mapper

REC Mapper

This web mapping application was developed to allow the user to easily navigate to the nine Research and Extension Centers found around California.  You use the tools on the top of the mapping application to zoom to an individual REC, to display the legend, to turn layers on and off, print the current display to a pdf or jpg, and search for address.

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NLCD released and webinar April 15 2014
Posted 4/9/2014 - These three panels of cyclical data (2001, 2006, 2011) from the National Land Cover Database depict intervals of land cover change in the vicinity of Spring Valley, a suburb of Las Vegas, NV.[Source: USGS] Just released, the latest edition of the...

Sierra Nevada Decision Support System
Posted 4/5/2014 - Former student and GIS expert Chippie Kislik alerted me to this video. She is working with others at NASA Ames on a Sierra Nevada DSS Ecological Forecasting Project. A video about the project is here. The Sierra Nevada contains vital ecosystems that are...

GIF at the White House!
Posted 4/3/2014 - Check out Kevin's report on our visit to the White House.

White House Launches new Climate Data Initiative...
Posted 3/20/2014 - We are in the lovely Indian Treaty room.And we were there! Kevin and I went to the White House (here is photographic proof.) The President’s Climate Data Initiative was launched March 18th with the tagline: Empowering America’s Communities to...

Important proposed legislation limiting UAVs: consider reading this and commenting
Posted 3/12/2014 - AB1327 is a bill that could potentially impact the work that we do in regards to remote sensing and aerial imagery collection, etc… in the near future. See the link below for more detail. The office of the California CIO, Scott Gregory, is in the...

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