The US Forest Service utilizes ESRI's ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online. The former program works on a desktop and can seamlessly publish online. However, the Forest Service places strict limitations on who or what can publish. After all, with about 30,000 employees, it makes sense...

As a RAP intern for the Washington DC office National Partnership Office, I participated in the autumn site visit in Reno NV. Since starting this internship, I have been working for State Private and Tribal Forestry's BIL/IRA Team. That stands for Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and...

As a GIS intern for the US Forest Service, GTAC (Geospatial Technology and Applications Center) provides us with many trainings. Now, the USFS uses almost exclusively ESRI products for GIS. I got some training straight from the source by attending the ESRI User Conference in...

Remote work is controversial, with some arguing for fully returning to the office, doing a hybrid schedule, or keeping a permanent work-from-home schedule. Personally, after moving two to three times a year for seasonal work for about 4 years, I was pleased to settle down...