Trash Mapping with ArcPro

Looking over the invoices for council I found $##redacted (large sum of money, larger than I was ultimately aloud to publish on the infographic or my blog ) being spent on illegal dumping every year. That is an impressive sum of money for a small city. So I’m producing a map to show the annual cost and distribution of illegal dumping in the City; while telling the story of how long it take the council to pick the trash up. The data has been collected using Survey123 and Workforce and visualized in ArcGIS pro. Continue reading “Trash Mapping with ArcPro”

How to Ethically Harvest Online Data with Python for ESRI Integration

GeoJSON data is available from ramm.com about our cities bridges. To make it available for our engineers it needs to loaded to a local database. There are lots of metrics stored there too which can change daily, so we need to do this every night. Let’s automate it with python!

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Making Maps! ArcGIS Pro in under 5 minutes

arcpro map layout

3 Step Guide to Publishing Hard Copy Cartography in ArcGIS Pro

Like almost every other GIS professional I’ve been producing hardcopy maps using the trusty workhorse of GIS, ArcMap for quite a while now; with the occasional foray on it’s slightly more hipster cousin QGIS. Over the last couple of years ESRI have been developing their cloud GIS  and a new Desktop App called ArcGIS Pro. Continue reading “Making Maps! ArcGIS Pro in under 5 minutes”