Wednesday February 15, 2017



Great Lakes Region nuclear hot spots is a static map, created in 2013 by the International Institute for Concern for Public Health and Great Lakes United (in 2017, both these agencies are defunct).

It shows facilities specifically related to nuclear power generation. The inset map shows proposed sites for a deep geologically repository for Canada's nuclear fuel waste.

(Source: MADGIC Staff)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Wednesday Feb 15, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Monday February 13, 2017

A great find by MADGIC staff this past week.

The Climate Change Knowledge Portal provides access to historical and future climate data which is available for you to download.

Variables include temperature and rainfall, covering a time period 1900-2012, for every country.

You can also download your data to an Excel spreadsheet.

The Portal is produced and maintained by the World Bank.

(Source: MADGIC Staff)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in GOVERNMENT INFORMATION on Monday Feb 13, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Tuesday January 31, 2017



Explore the top news stories of 2016 via Esri Story Maps.

There are many story map templates, all of them designed to create multimedia stories, that combine text, images, maps and video.

Some examples: The Syrian Civil War, the Fort McMurry Wildfire, The Warmest Year Ever.

(Source:Esri Canada)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Tuesday Jan 31, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share