Beaver-studies

Under conditions of climate change, degradation of transformed aquatic ecosystems and reduction of biodiversity many international scientists focus their attention on beavers. Why? Because these animals are capable of miracles! The presence of beavers and the creation of beaver ponds increases the number of birds, amphibians, fish, preserves and purifies water, promotes the rise of […]

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student-competition

GIS-Forum 2018 organizers invite students of higher education institutions to take part in the first stage of the two-year competition of student works on geoinformatics. Participants of the contest are invited to choose one practical-oriented task for the implementation of the competition in the framework of the competition from the list of the partners suggested […]

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Michael-Puzrakov-Intellias

Intellias is one of the few employers in Ukraine that offer positions in the area of geospatial technologies. The company is also the organizer of  “Map Solutions”, a digital mapping, navigation, and LBS conference. 50 North had a chat with Intellias’ co-founder and COO, Michael Puzrakov, about the story of creation and development of the best […]

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eu-map-journal

On September 1, 2017, the Agreement on Association of Ukraine with the European Union, the European Atomic Energy Community and their member states came into force – this is the full name of the ultra-important agreement of our country. Actually, the Association Agreement was signed in two stages – March 21, 2014 – the political […]

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webapp-builder-visa-map

We are continuing the story about making the “Mode of entry of Ukrainian citizens to foreign countries” map and web application. The first post is a general overview of the web app. The second post describes the input data preparation. This, third, post is about setting up a Web application with the help of the […]

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attributes-visa-map

In a previous post, a web application was described, created using the ArcGIS Online service and the interactive WebApp Builder for ArcGIS. See the web application here, and read about its functionality here. In this post let’s look at the process of web app development in ArcGIS Pro 1.4. Some features of creating and publishing […]

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visa-map-ukraine1

The world is becoming more open for the Ukrainians. On the 17th of May 2017, citizens of Ukraine have been granted visa-free travel in the EU, as the European Parliament gave final approval in Strasbourg, France. This decision will come into force on the night of June 10th, 2017. From then, the Ukrainians will be able […]

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OpenStreetMap-Golovin-Interview

Why take part in OpenStreenMap project? Andrey Golovin, one of the famous Ukrainian osmers, was trying to help us figure this out. You can read the first part of our conversation here.   OpenStreet Map At the beginning, the users understand the map as a graphical representation on the website. And they begin to draw. […]

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inspire-inspiration

I am pleased that the post about cadastral map of Ukraine caused a lively interest of the community. So let me continue. Today there are at least 10 cadastres in Ukraine: State land cadastre State water cadastre State cadastre of animal life State cadastre of natural medicinal resources State cadastre of deposits and occurrences of […]

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secondary_cities

In February 2016, Secondary Cities project kicked off in Kharkiv, Ukraine. It is carried out by Humanitarian Information Unit of US State Department in collaboration with American Association of Geographers and Colorado State University. Secondary Cities project aims to “build partnerships to create geospatial capacity, enhance understanding through data and mapping and enable science-based decision […]

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