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City GIS Technician Speaks with AP Human Geography Students
GIS Guest Speaker

Scott Weberpal, GIS Technician for the city of Whitewater, spoke to students in Mr. Greg Stewart’s AP Human Geography course about the power of GIS (Geographic Information System). Students in the class learned how the city of Whitewater uses GIS in its planning and decision making. GIS software is designed to capture, manage, analyze, and display all forms of geographically referenced information. It helps us answer questions and solve problems by looking at data that is quickly understood and easily shared on a map.

   
Author: Greg Stewart   E-Mail: gstewart@wwusd.org