UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Websites of Geographical Interest

Geography, GIS, and Planning:

Association of American Geographers (AAG)

American Planning Association (APA)

Gamma Theta Upsilon (International Geographic Honor Society)

GIS.com (ESRI)

North American Cartographic Information Society (NACIS)

Wisconsin Chapter American Planning Association (WAPA) 

 

GIS Career Help:

Five Ways to Make Your GIS Cover Letter and Résumé Stand Out (from Directions Magazine)

GISJobs.com

GIS Jobs Clearinghouse

This site allows job seekers to post resumes and currently allows businesses to post jobs at no charge.  GIScareers.com

Other sites of interest:

http://www.roadsideamerica.com/cheese/index.html
Road cheese: Seven days in MN, WI, IA, IL

http://globalsecurity.org/military/world/afghanistan/maps.htm
Maps of Afghanistan and Surrounding Region

http://www.confluence.org/index.php
The Degree Confluence Project is a quirky little site with "the goal of the project is to visit each of the latitude and longitude integer degree intersections in the world, and to take pictures at each location. The pictures and stories will then be posted here." Check it out and look for the one closest to River Falls.

http://www.roadsideamerica.com/
This is a gallery of bizarre and unusual roadside attractions or sights, including "lightning portrait of angry bather;" each week a particular site (sight) is showcased, with links to many others.

Contact Us

Geography and Mapping Sciences
geography@uwrf.edu
715-425-3264
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Fax: 715-425-0611