MEGUG and Maine GIS Educators Winter Meeting

February 2, 2015

USM Wishcamper Center, Portland, Maine


The Winter Meeting will go on as scheduled, unless USM cancels classes.

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Sessions will include:

Upcoming Coastal County Digital Flood Insurance Map Data Overview
          Jennifer Curtis
Tracking Seabird Migration and Foraging Ecology in the Gulf of Maine
          Linda Welch, Michael Langlois and Sara Williams
Mapping Working Waters: Documenting Fishing Community Use of Ocean Space
  and Informing Regional Ocean Planning Efforts
          Nick Battista
Bathymetry Update
          Matthew Nixon
Potential Hurricane Inundation Map Creation Methodology
          Pete Slovinsky
COAST - Coastal Adaptation to Sea Level Rise Tool
          Sam Merrill
Introduction to New Online GIS Tools for K12 and Higher Education
          Geospactial Education in Maine (GEM) Collaborative
Workshop: Intro to ArcGIS Online using Heuristic Instruction Approach
        Please bring a laptop or tablet!!
          Tora Johnson
Workshop: Story Maps in ArcGIS Online
        Please bring a laptop or tablet!!
          Margaret Chernosky, Maine Geographic Alliance
Starting a Lesson Plan
          Geospatial Education in Maine (GEM) Collaborative
Workshop: Using Snap2Map with Smartphones or Tablets to 
          Take and Map Photos in the Field
        Please bring a smartphone, laptop or tablet!!
          Margaret Chernosky, Maine Geographic Alliance



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