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Planetary GIS Tutorials

 

GIS Workshops

  • Nov 2013 Planetary GIS - An Introduction for the Regional Planetary Image Facilities
  • Sept 2010 GIS for Planetary Mappers 2 Day Workshop
  • June 2010 PGM Mappers GIS Workshop (PDF, Powerpoint)
    • Topics: review previous workshop, crater tools, annotation, GIS submission
    • Mini-topics
      • ArcMap Annotation and Nomenclature (PDF)
      • ArcMap Quick reproject and clip video (WMV video, cannot view - try VLC )
      • ArcMap 9.x Snapping and attribution video (WMV video, cannot view - try VLC)
      • HiRISE tip for knudging images into place (see blue tip section - link)
  • June 2009 PGM Mappers 1 Day GIS Workshop
    • GIS for Planetary Geologic Mapping (PDF, Powerpoint)
    • Mini-topics
      • Copy layers from old into geodatabase (PDF)
      • Calculate Geodesic Areas/Length (ArcMap Plug-in, prelim. Instructions PDF)
  • Oct 2008 GIS for Planetary Mappers 2 Day Workshop
    • GIS for Planetary Geologic Mapping Day 1 (Powerpoint)
    • GIS for Planetary Geologic Mapping Day 2 (Powerpoint)
  • June 2008 PGM Mappers 1 Day GIS Workshop
    • GIS for Planetary Geologic Mapping (PDF)
  • JPL 2005 1/2 Day GIS Workshop

 

Misc GIS Tutorials

  • Basic conversion tutorial for planetary data (PDF, Powerpoint)
  • The 15 minute "Tools for DEMs" Tutorial (PDF)
  • What's new in ArcMap 10 (Powerpoint)

 

ArcMap  8.x, 9.x Tutorials

 

Canvas X w/ GIS+ Tutorials (about program)

  • Setting up a Mars Project in Canvas w/ GIS Extension, v1 (PDF)

 

ArcView  3.x Tutorials

 

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