community GIS

A kid sitting at an orange table with a joystick looking at a colorful map.for an article about teaching GIS to kids.

5 Ways GIS Users Can Expand Their Geospatial Skills

Caitlin Dempsey

Listed here are five practical strategies that GIS users can adopt to further develop their capabilities and grow with the geospatial industry.

OpenStreetMap relies on contributions from thousands of volunteers to contribute and edit GIS data. Screenshot taken 10-Feb-2021.

OpenStreetMap: One of the World’s Largest Collaborative Geospatial Projects

Mark Altaweel

OpenStreetMap is a community project with the goal of mapping the world using a crowdsourcing, collaborative method.