GIS and Environmental Resources

This is in a constant state of flux. GIS sites seem especially suscecptable to linkrot.
I welcome suggestions or corrections
--Hal Rager

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Geography at About.Com from Matt Rosenberg, he has some ARCView Developer links there as well
Spatial News Daily News for the GIS, CAD, and Remote Sensing Community
Moore's "Thin Book" of GIS Support Resources
The thematic guide on The Use of Satellite Remote Sensing to Study the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change from The Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)
State GIS Catalogs at the Center For Advanced Spatial Technologies (CAST)
GeoWeb Interactive - Online Resources for GIS/GPS/Remote Sensing
ArcJ a free utility for viewing ESRI's shape files written in Java. Look under the software products list.
Tiger Mapping Service--US Census Bureau
SPOT Satellite Images from SPOTImage, France
Gary M. Greenberg's Bubba's Fishin Holes which includes: some C Programmer's References and FAQs and GIS stuff like Mapbook for heavy volume plotting.
Gary's writing AVENUE class & request tables as help documents.
Steve Israel's Remote Sensing home page
MaPublisher a wonderful cartographic tool from Avenza. Runs within Adobe Illustrator (Mac) or Macromedia Freehand (PC) - I use it with Illustrator and wouldn't be without it
Anton's FreeHand Page
Freehand for Cartographers
The Society of Cartographers
Two archives of the listserv for ESRI's ARCView software:
ARCView-L archive at UNM
ARCVIEW-L archive in Europe

Meta Resources

Lisa Nyman's GIS FAQ
David Askov's Searchable GIS FAQ at
Bill Thoen's GISnet Great resources including ORES "On-line Resources for Earth Scientists"
GIS, GPS and Remote Sensing Host to a wide variety of links
Ohio State University Department of Geography's GIS Master Bibliography
Bruce Gittings' Digital Elevation Data Catalogue
ASPRS The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Phillip Ingram's
The Virtual Earth
The Soft Earth
UNEP/GRID-Arendal and the Department of Surveying, Agricultural University of Norway's resource page for the Digital Chart of the World
The Federal Web Locator
The Federal Geographic Data Committee
Excellent for tunneling off into all sorts of Federal, State, University, Foreign, Commercial, etc... data sources
GIS Jobs Clearinghouse

GIS and the World Wide Web

Pima County CAD/GIS Developing GIS for the Web

USGS, Other Agencies, Universities, etc.

United States Geological Survey
Spatial Data Transfer Standard (SDTS)
USGS Node of the National Geospatial Data Clearinghouse
USGS Mapping Information: GNIS Data Base Query Form
USGS Digital Chart of the World, Conterminous US Index
/pub USGS data via ftp
USGS Declassified Satellite Photographs
BLM MetaData
BLM GIS Utilities
U. S. Bureau of the Census
National Park Service's Geospatial Clearinghouse
US Forest Service
US Forest Service Publications
EPA's Directory of /pub/abrenner ARC/Info tools for cartography and census data
GIS Activities in U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service
NOAA's National Geophysical Data Center
Sandia National Laboratories WWW GIS site
Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology
Internet GIS and RS Information Sites
Center For Advanced Spatial Technologies [Main] University of Arkansas
U of Minnesota RSL World Wide Web
U of Minnesota RSL AML Collection
Ohio State University's Department of Geography
Ohio State University Department of Geography's Access to the Bibliography of Map Projections (Synder)
Hunter College Department of Geography CUNY
Map Projection Home Page at Hunter College CUNY
U. of South Carolina Dept. of Geography Home Page
Edinburgh GIS WWW Server Home Page
Information Center for the Environment (ICE) University of California, Davis
PCL Map Collection U Texas
WWW & Arc/Info Map Preparation System Trans-Atlantic link, can be slow
FTP Directory of /COGS Computer Oriented Geological Society
Canadian National Atlas Information Service

Vendor Sites and Some Specific to Their Applications

ESRI - Home of The GIS People ARC/Info® and ARCView®
ESRI's GIS Jump Station
FTP Directory of /pub at ESRI
ARC/INFO tutorial Home Page
ERDAS Home Page
EROS home page
ImageNet(sm) Welcome Page
GIS\Solutions, Inc.
SPOT Image

Commercial Sites

Information Management Technologies' WWW resources
IMT's GIS related websites

Stuff I'm Not Sure How to Categorize

Scientific Visualization Sites
BigBook Inc. an online Yellow Pages complete with mapping and home pages for every business (listed for free) anywhere in the United States.
GIS/Remote Sensing/GPS/Geoscience ZilkerNet
Dave Williss' GIS/Image Processing Links
Earth Science Site of the Week
BADGER World Wide Web Home Page
Morrison Research Initiative

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