– How to: Create Placemarks, Insert text and images (using full URL), save as .KMZ. Be sure to have Google Earth installed on your laptop. Complete the exam prep ArcMap activity. Log into your Remote Desktop, find the RSGC folder in your Documents (may be in the local area folder) and preview the data layers and attributes of key area layers. How do cartographer create digital maps? (Data collection using?, Data Analysis using? and final cartographic product review) Most people do not complete all steps of their independent study as well as they would have liked. Here is your opportunity to have a second chance. First, outline the purpose of your original independent study project. Second, point out three items that you feel could have been done better. Third, clearly outline in detail what you would do to improve or expand each of these items in your project. Fourth, provide three resources or materials that you would need to accomplish these improvements. Open the C:/Drive>, Users>, Personal Folder>, National Folder and add Shapefiles. What type of data layers are available? Open the C:/Drive>, Users>, Personal Folder>, National Folder and add Shapefiles. What type of data layers are available? Questions: WHERE is highest population density? Which regions experienced the largest decline in population? Where are the highest incomes (Toronto, Edmonton and Vancouver?) What is the correlation between pop density and median age? Study for upcoming test on Wed, Feb. 8. – All about Satellites. Test review – summarize key terminology for Chapter 1 and 2. You may also use the , review and answer the following questions – tab through the Data Aquisition and Image Processing Tabs. What is spectral and spaital resolution? True and False colour composites? Study for upcoming test on Wed, Feb. 8. – All about Satellites. Test review – summarize key terminology for Chapter 1 and 2. You may also use the to find place names with seasonal or theme names, then change ‘Data View Options’ to .kml format so that you can download a layer that will open in Google Earth. for the Spatial Analyst Extensions Tutorials. We will use these in the near future for other labs. All steps are demonstrated via vitual tools. ArcGIS.com online applications using IMAGES. Mountain Pine Beetle Lab – What is Aspect? Hillshade etc. and Select on eof the ChangeMatters Labs, Three Gorges Dam or Alberta in Focus. What is the difference between Raster and Vector data models, including advantages and disadvantages for each for Wed Dec 7. What is the difference between Raster and Vector data models, including advantages and disadvantages for each for Wed Dec 7. – Thematic Maps and Classification Schemes. Check out demographics related topics, such as ‘Hello 7 billion people, today!’ Click Special Topic: X-Ray Earth. Watch this new NG documentary. List and describe all of the ‘Sensors’ discussed and how they relate to Geomatics. Complete the PROJECTION QUESTIONS from Atlas Canada for next class. To be submitted with your GIS Lab # 1. Due next day. : Explore the variety of Base Maps, search for data layers, make a thematic map etc. Discuss the tools and functions you have incorporated within this activity. activity. A reminder to make sure you create an ESRI Global Account. Please keep it simple and use the same Google Maps login and password info! Source.