Open Data Webinar

What is open data? Why is it important to economic development? How can local government work collaboratively to make their data open? What are the challenges and opportunities for open data in the Basin-Boundary region?

From IEP to ADGIS and Beyond

Back in 2012, I took the Integrated Environmental Planning program and had my first introduction to Geographic Information Systems and its applications in the environment. Unfortunately, I chose a different education path, although a Bachelors of Environmental Science and a few years later working in invasive plant management, I found myself still thinking about GIS.

Drone Surveying: The Devil in the Details

After completing the ADGIS program at Selkirk College in April 2017, I was fortunate enough to score one of the 5 Co-op positions at the SGRC. Joey Plessis and I were selected to work as a team on the RDCK Parks UAV Project.

The Fine Art of Open Data: A GIS Survival Guide for the Arithmophobic

I began the BGIS program at Selkirk College in September 2016. This was a mid-life choice, being more than ready to develop in a new direction after years working as a library assistant and taking numerous, unfocused undergraduate courses.

Trail Asset Management: What do we have and where is it?

From a management standpoint, it makes good planning sense to know what you have. Increasingly more pressing, however, is the question of where? Where are the things we have?