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Tuesday, April 28

  1. page GIS Resources edited ... Bangladesh Local Government Engineering Department A site with downloadable digital maps from …
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    Bangladesh Local Government Engineering Department A site with downloadable digital maps from Bangladesh.
    BHUVAN:The very useful portal for spatial data gathered from the Indian Remotes Sensing Organization (ISRO). You can view and download a a whole range of different spatial data from India. Being signed in is useful for downloading Awfis imagery etc. For data click on the following link. or the Thematic Mapper.
    Biodiversity Information System: Created by the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) and the Indian Space Research Organizaiton (ISRO) to display and map the biodiversity of India. The data has vegetation types at a 1:50,000 scale.
    Center for Environmental & Geographical Information Services (CGIS) One of the leading GIS centers in Bangladesh
    Mizoram Remote Sensing Agency (MIRSAC): This is the state agency running all remote sensing and mapping jobs for other state government agencies. I had a chance to visit them in January 2012 and was impressed with their productivity and impressive atlases (land use, earthquake, etc.). Unfortunately most of their work has to be seen in their office and is not available online.
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Monday, March 2

  1. page GIS Resources edited ... NASA Earth Observatory An amazing site that publishes daily and weekly imagery from various (M…
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    NASA Earth Observatory An amazing site that publishes daily and weekly imagery from various (MODIS etc.) satellites
    Natural Earth This sites provides excellent base maps.
    Open Data A portal for Open Data set up by ESRI (ArcGIS)
    Socio Economic Data & Application Center (SEDAC): A useful online search interface from NASA, developed by the Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) that provides integrated searching of multiple catalogs.
    Spatial Database for Climate Change Mapping in South Asia. New from IWMI
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Tuesday, October 21

  1. page GIS Resources edited ... Google Earth Engine An up and coming site of amazing magnitude that is hosting a wide variety …
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    Google Earth Engine An up and coming site of amazing magnitude that is hosting a wide variety of spatial andtemporal data (Landsat, MODIS imagery etc.) for users to be able to freely access.
    Hubble Telscope Site: For amazing views of space and more from the ground breaking Hubble Telescope.
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    municipal area (mu(my US neighborhood)
    Space Science & Engineering Center. From the University of Wisconsin. Has excellent links to weather satellites etc.
    UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Program.
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Wednesday, March 5

  1. page WESTERN GHATS RESOURCES edited ... ecology, landscape, cultures cultures, history and ... the area. FOr For the ease ... …
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    ecology, landscape, culturescultures, history and
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    the area. FOrFor the ease
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    while otherwise useusing the MLA7
    MAGAZINE JOURNAL AND BOOK RESOURCES
    Bunyan, Milind Sougatha Badhan and Shibu Jose. "The Shola (Tropical Montane Forest)-Grassland Ecosystem Mosaic of Peninsular India: A Review." American Journal of Plant Science. 3 1632-1639 (2012). Web.
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Friday, February 21

  1. page GIS Resources edited ... Sentinel Asia A Japanese funded organization with multiple nodes that helps channel spatial da…
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    Sentinel Asia A Japanese funded organization with multiple nodes that helps channel spatial data to recipients who need it to deal with disasters (earthquakes, tsunamis, flooding etc.)
    Spatial Database for Climate Change Mapping in South Asia. New from IWMI
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    South Asia. They have more recently added a Web Mapping Service (WMS) and better links to their products.
    University of Texas Library. The US army published a 1:250,000 series of maps on South Asia (India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Nepal) in 1955. They are all available for download here!
    Western Ghats GeoPortal: Thanks to the French Institute, ATREE and others.
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Wednesday, November 20

  1. page CASE STUDIES edited ... Migration Globalization & Poverty. A useful portal of case studies from the Development Re…
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    Migration Globalization & Poverty. A useful portal of case studies from the Development Research Center at Susses University.
    Migration Information Source. Another useful portal for news articles and case studies about Migration.
    "Migration, Remittances and Diaspora." Topics in Development. The World Bank. Web Portal. 21 November 2013.
    Parfit, Michael. "The Millennium Series: Human Migration." National Geographic Magazine. October 1998. Web & Print.
    PeopleMoveIn: An interactive site showing the movement of people across the planet.
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  2. page IB DP Geography edited ... Greenfield Geography Wiki: A great Wikipage designed by Daniel Greenfield for student revision…
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    Greenfield Geography Wiki: A great Wikipage designed by Daniel Greenfield for student revision int he IB and GCSE. The Case Studies Page is particularly useful.
    IB Geography Wiki Blog Companion blog to the Geography 2009-17 Wikisite
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    IB Geography Useful site with links and videos for students.
    ISMIBGEO. Geography Department at xxx. Has IBDP Geography links and materials.
    Geography Jim MYP and DP Geography site from the International School of Geneva
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Monday, November 18

  1. page IB DP Geography edited ... WEBSITES & INTERESTING GEOGRAPHY BLOGS **Digital Explorer** ChartsBin: This has all sor…
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    WEBSITES & INTERESTING GEOGRAPHY BLOGS
    **Digital Explorer**
    ChartsBin: This has all sorts of interesting interactive graphics on a wide variety of geographic (and other topic) issues. Check out Calorie Intake for example.
    Ecumene IB Core A site designed for IB DP Geography teachers and students. Has links to case studies and other Geography related topics in each component of the syllabus.
    Guardian Global Development: An excellent portal for stories on a vast array of geography topics.
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  2. page IB DP Geography edited ... WEBSITES & INTERESTING GEOGRAPHY BLOGS **Digital Explorer** ... site designed of for…
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    WEBSITES & INTERESTING GEOGRAPHY BLOGS
    **Digital Explorer**
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    site designed offor IB DP
    Guardian Global Development: An excellent portal for stories on a vast array of geography topics.
    Geographical Association (UK)
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    Geography Jim MYP and DP Geography site from the International School of Geneva
    New Geography
    The British Geographer. A useful site with good resources on the geography of health.
    Triple A Learning DP Geography Site
    COURSE COMPONENTS
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Thursday, November 7

  1. page Landsat Resources edited ... LANDST EXEMPLAR MAPS USGS Landsat Gallery LANDSAT PUBLICITY Landsat Science. "Benefit…
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    LANDST EXEMPLAR MAPS
    USGS Landsat Gallery
    LANDSAT PUBLICITY
    Landsat Science. "Benefits to People. " NASA. 5 November 2013. Web. 7 November 2013.

    LANDSAT TUTORIALS
    Simmon, Robert. "How to Make a True Color Landsat Image." NASA Earth Observatory. October 2013. Web. 25 October 2013.
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