Show notes for AVSP Episode 02

VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – July 31, 2005


Discussion of Google Maps and Virtual Earth – Issues with geospatial data

What is web mapping?

GIS professional web mapping software

Data issues in web mapping

Where can you get geospatial data and imagery?

Mapping and visualization software mentioned in this episode

Link to information on mapping hacks:


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Special thanks to EarthShine for the use of their music for our theme. Their website can be found at

Thanks to everyone for tuning in to the VerySpatial podcast, and we’ll see you next week!


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Jesse is Instructor in Geography and a PhD candidate in Geography focusing on the integration of phenomenology and geospatial technologies to study prehistoric cultural landscape. He is a GIS Professional and Registered Professional Archaeologist and holds an MA in Geography and a BS in Anthropology with a concentration in archaeology.