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Geo Week Round-up: Esri and FEMA | Faster Gridding | Remote Sensing Partnership

Welcome to the Geo Week News weekly update! The articles below have been hand picked from recent geospatial news. A new update is posted each Monday.

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Esri Announces FEMA Data-sharing Portal for Pandemic Response

The mapping and geospatial data company Esri announced Monday that it’s been working with the Federal Emergency Management Agency the past three weeks to develop a new software platform that the federal agency and its partners across all levels of government can use to share data in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Read more: State Scoop 

Golden Software Simplifies Surfer Workflows for Faster Gridding

Golden Software, a developer of affordable 2D and 3D scientific modeling packages, has streamlined many workflows in the latest version of its Surfer® gridding, contouring, and 3D surface mapping product. These enhancements will save time for end users in oil & gas exploration, environmental consulting, mining, engineering, and geospatial projects.

Read more: American Surveyor

Skytec Explores Next Frontier of Geospatial Innovation Through Planet Partnership

Skytec, LLC, a Tennessee-based leader in unmanned aerial systems (UAS), remote sensing and geographic information systems (GIS) technologies, announced today a partnership with Planet Labs Inc. Headquartered in San Francisco, California, Planet is a commercial aerospace company that designs, builds, and operates an impressive fleet of Earth-observation satellites that image the entire Earth every day. Planet also offers online software, tools and analytics that deliver data to users.

Read more: LIDAR Magazine

Airborne Particle Levels Plummet in Northern India

Satellite data show that aerosol levels have dropped significantly since the COVID-19 lockdown began.

Read more: NASA

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