All posts by Jeff Thoreson

22 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2022 – 7 of 22

Throughout January xyHt.com will feature the young geospatial professionals who are making a name for themselves in everything from surveying to geographic information systems. xyHt featured all of them in the January issue. Here we will spotlight one each day. Name: David Grafton Company: Bad Elf Current Position: GIS Analyst Age: 27 Education: MA in...

22 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2022 – 6 of 22

Throughout January xyHt.com will feature the young geospatial professionals who are making a name for themselves in everything from surveying to geographic information systems. xyHt featured all of them in the January issue. Here we will spotlight one each day. Name: Rhonda Dodge Company: Oregon Department of Transportation Current Position: Interim Lead Remote Sensing Surveyor...

22 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2022 – 5 of 22

Throughout January xyHt.com will feature the young geospatial professionals who are making a name for themselves in everything from surveying to geographic information systems. xyHt featured all of them in the January issue. Here we will spotlight one each day. Name: Josiah Burkett  Company: GeoTechVision Enterprises Limited Current Position: GIS Analyst Age: 28 Education: BS...

22 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2022 – 4 of 22

Throughout January xyHt.com will feature the young geospatial professionals who are making a name for themselves in everything from surveying to geographic information systems. xyHt featured all of them in the January issue. Here we will spotlight one each day for the next 22 days. Name: Christina Brunsvold Company: California Highway Patrol Current Position: GIS Data Lead, Information...

The Oddities of a State Border

The oddity on the map of the Middle Atlantic states on the U.S. eastern seaboard goes unnoticed by almost everyone—except surveyors and cartographers. In almost every other instance where a river divides two states, the state border demarcation line is the geographic center of the river. But the Potomac River has—since the English charters that...

22 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2022 – 3 of 22

Throughout January xyHt.com will feature the young geospatial professionals who are making a name for themselves in everything from surveying to geographic information systems. xyHt featured all of them in the January issue. Here we will spotlight one each day for the next 22 days. Name: Kate Berg Company: Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes,...