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Webinar: SQL Query Tips & Tricks for GIS

Join Ivan Brown VCGI for an overview of SQL query tips & tricks for GIS users. We will cover a high-level description of SQL, an intro and review on querying using SQL, and tips and trips to make the most out of your queries.

Thursday, August 22, 2019 11:30AM - Noon

Please register for SQL Query Tips & Tricks for GIS on Aug 22, 2019 11:30 AM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5327543255698860801

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Webinar: GeoPackage: GIS File Format of the Future?

Join Ivan Brown of VCGI for an overview of the OGC's GeoPackage file format, an "open, standards-based, platform-independent, portable, self-describing, compact format for transferring geospatial information." We will cover what a geopackage is, what it can do, where it can be used, and how to create and read them. Read more here: https://www.geopackage.org/

Monday, August 19 2019

11:30AM - Noon

Please register for GeoPackage: GIS File Format of the Future? on Aug 19, 2019 11:30 AM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1070023126717160193

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Monday, August 19, 2019 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Implementing Act 171: Land Use Planning To Address Forest Fragmentation

https://vcgi.vermont.gov/sites/vcgi/files/images/CombinedLogos_sm.jpgBeginning in 2018, Vermont’s Act 171 requires that municipalities and regions identify areas that are important as “forest blocks” and “habitat connectors” and plan for development in those areas to minimize forest fragmentation. As town and regional plans come up for revision, many communities are now attempting to create the required maps and write appropriate language. This webinar will provide background, tools, and samples for this implementation process.

We will cover:

  • What Act 171 requires of towns and regional planning commissions
  • Sample town and regional plan language
  • Guidance on finding, interpreting, and creating the required maps using the VT Agency of Natural Resources’ BioFinder website
  • Case studies of policies that maintain and protect forests and connectivity

We’ll also leave time to respond to questions. Presenters are Jens Hilke and Monica Przyperhart, of VT Fish & Wildlife’s Community Wildlife Program, hosted by Tim Terway of the Vermont Center for Geographic Information. We will record the webinar and post the video for future viewing at VCGI's Youtube channel.

Webinar Info:

Implementing Act 171: Land Use Planning to Address Forest Fragmentation
Fri, May 31, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT

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This webinar will also be offered twice more in Fall 2019, with dates and webinar info to come.

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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Montpelier, VT 05633-0210
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Tim Terway, Helpful GIS Professional
(802) 585-0820

John E. Adams, Director
(802) 522-0172


VCGI is your source for the State of Vermont's geospatial data, information, and activities.