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xyHt Weekly News Links: 12/8/17

Bentley Systems Announces Agreement to Acquire ACTION Modulers’ Water Modeling Software Business International LiDAR Mapping Forum 2018 Conference Program Announced & Registration Open Texas Society of Professional Surveyors Recognizes Leading Land Surveyor: Doug Turner, IDS Survey Director, Named Surveyor of the Year Android software release expands GNSS analysis tool capabilities...

Elizabeth Person's map of the Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest

Maps as Art These earth-toned watercolors reflect the greens, browns, yellows, and blues of the verdant Pacific Northwest. I spent hours comparing source material and drawing and re-drawing this map, so I have a new depth of admiration for the mapmakers of old who pioneered this exacting business. I begin...

Field Notes Silver Survey

A Silver Survey in My Golden Years

This summer I had the joy of experiencing the best boundary retracement “job” of my 40-year surveying career, and it came about quite by accident. For most of my life I’ve had the privilege of visiting a cabin on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada Mountains owned by the...