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2014 GIS Day in the Far North - GIS Day 2014 in the Far North   The Far North again took GIS Day on the road, visiting 12 classrooms in 7 schools reaching 4th graders to seniors. Over 400 students were involved as well as the 6 college students
RAGU meeting December 17 (Wednesday) 6-7 PM - 2014 December RAGU Wrap-Up Meeting This last gathering of the year will be used as an opportunity to share and inspire each other. Consider bringing any GIS topic(s) you find interesting….. Any project, creative use of GIS, or conceptual idea
CGIA Announces Web Map Application Contest – $1,500 prize! - CGIA is looking for a beautiful, functional web map application that will maintain and make accessible a list of GIS contacts throughout the State of California. Since we are a mapping/GIS organization, we want to show a map of the
FNRGC Meeting Minutes – Q3 – October 22, 2014 - Far North Regional GIS Council Meeting Minutes for the third quarter of 2014. FNRGC Meeting Minutes Q3 Oct 22, 2014
Shasta Historical Society Cemetery Finder - The Shasta Historical Society Cemetery Finder enables folks to search through over 250 cemeteries within Shasta County, including images of over 50,000 grave markers and 6,000 obituaries that have been collected over the past decade.  Most of the known cemeteries

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