Most people probably don’t know that today is GIS Day!
That’s great – but why should the average person care, and what is GIS anyway?!
A geographic information system (GIS) is a tool for gathering, managing, and analyzing data. It uses many types of data organized into layers and is applied to maps and 3D scenes.
Sounds complicated, right? Why would anyone be interested in using this tool unless it’s their job?
Well surprise – most of us are already using GIS in our daily lives. Two of the most common examples: Google Maps and delivery tracking.Read More »