Event: Mapping Environmental Issues

Dates:
June 30, 2008July 2, 2008
Location:
St. Louis, MO US
Event Provider:
Missouri Botanical Garden
Event Type:
Training
Website:
http://www.mobot.org/education/mapping/mappd.html
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Description:
Free workshop for teachers, grades 4-12. For teachers with some experience using a geographic information system (GIS), this advanced workshop covers how to identify local data sources and process the data for use in an environmental investigation. Participants will take home their data and an outline for a project. This workshop assumes comfort with basic computer skills, including navigating folders and downloading and unzipping files.