Digital Geography

Posts 2014: our Top Ten List

Yesterday I received the mail from Anita Graser’s blog about the best 10 articles on QGIS planet. Therefore I decided to have a look on our own top ten list of most read articles this year. And I have to admit: It’s not the open source world who leads this list…

GIS4Geomorphology – Blog recommendation

Since I’m working mostly with GIS and Geodata for Physical Geography (Soils, Geomorphology, Climate) I came across a very precise and recommendable Blog by Skye Cooley which I would like to present in the following lines: GIS4Geomorpholgy is a blog specified on different GIS purposes of geomorphologists. The topics of the blog covers Terrain Analysis, Soil Erosion Calculations, Hydrology Modelling and a lot basic entries about the use of Geoinformationsystems.

The new Digital-Geography.com

First of all: thank you for your visit. If you come frequently here, you may have noticed it already maybe. We have switched to a new server with a fresh design. The main reason for doing so? Let’s be honest we have found a great PHP developer, and it’s boring to see our blog on a 27″ screen and scrolling down the long way. So let us introduce you the new functions: multi language support At the moment we have articles in English, German and French. The new Digital Geography detects your browser language and directs you to either the…

short announcement: huge categorized list of geodata

Thanks to @seandebasti who enjoyed this year’s “Society of Cartographers Annual Conference” at Staffordshire University who send us a short link on Twitter. The link provides a huge list of 319 freely usable geodata catalogues. Robin who created this list put it on the table via linkedin first and was highly “liked” for this. He covers several topics: Elevation Weather and Climate Natural Disasters Land Cover/ Land Cover Ecology and many more … If you’re interested in his activities you may also want to check Robin’s blog. He blogs about GIS, Cartography and also tutorials with a wide view. You…