Latest Headlines

Nebraska Conservation Organization Uses ERDAS to Aid in Prairie Restoration

ERDAS IMAGINE, a product made by ERDAS, Atlanta, Ga., has been chosen by Prairie Plains Resource Institute to further its ongoing prairie restoration, conservation, education and community development project. Prairie Plains Resource Institute is a conservation organization founded in 1980 and based in Aurora, Neb.. It is dedicated to restoring Nebraska’s ecosystems for education, research, stewardship and community development.

The organization is using ERDAS’ software in its landscape-scale conservation project along the Central Platte River Corridor. The project is a pro-active attempt to guide and coordinate resource use in the Central Platte River Basin between the cities of Columbus and Grand Island. To aid in discussions of management of river related resources, the organization often needs some sort of graphic representation as a base. Prairie Plains Resource Institute staff will use ERDAS software to perform landscape scale analyses using satellite imagery and digital elevation models. Visit www.prairieplains.org.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to POB

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.

POB

POB March 2015 Cover

2015 March

In this March 2015 issue of POB, we take a look at how a dam project's field work becomes complicated with a river and lush vegetation. Also, read about Williston, North Dakota's population boom due to unprecedented oil exploration and drilling activity.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Is Work Better Today?

Surveyors, how has the newest technologies available to the profession affected you? Compared to five years ago, work today is …
View Results Poll Archive

Point of Beginning Store

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\POB\epubsite\Statues-pic-large.gif
Surveyor Statues

The perfect gift or award for any special occasion.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

STAY CONNECTED

Facebook logo Twitter logo  LinkedIn logo  YouTube logoRPLS small logo

Google +

Geo Locator

Buyers Guide

The #1 buyers' guide for land surveyors and geomatics professionals. Search listings for software and equipment manufacturers, equipment dealers and professional services. CLICK HERE to view GeoLocator.