A summary of the summer GIS in Transportation webcast is now available here.
The webcast speaker was Dr. Sharon Osowski, Ph.D., Ecologist in the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Region 6. Dr. Osowski presented on the EPA's development and use of Integrated Environmental Planning tools, including the Regional Eco-Logical Assessment Protocol, the GIS Screening and Analysis Tool, and the National Environmental Policy Act Assist tool, all of which help evaluate the ecological impacts of proposed transportation projects.
Thursday, October 20, 2011
Fall GIS in Transportation webcast
Upcoming on November 2, 2011
Please join the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) for its 12th installment in a quarterly series of webcasts highlighting applications of geospatial technologies in transportation.
The webcast will take place on Wednesday, November 2nd, from 2-3 PM (EDT).
The speakers are Chris Zajac, Principal Engineer-Planning, of the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) and Bud Luo, Ph.D., Project Manager, of Michael Baker Jr., Inc. They will discuss developing a web 2.0 traffic monitoring system (TMS) that helps NJDOT and system users monitor and manage traffic conditions. More information on the TMS can be found in the GIS in Transportation summer newsletter.
To access the webcast, please see the information listed below:
The intended audiences for this webcast series are planners and GIS practitioners from State Departments of Transportation, Metropolitan Planning Organizations, FHWA Division Offices, and State and Federal resource agencies.
If you would like highlight one of your agency's geospatial applications in an upcoming webcast, please contact Alisa Fine (firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-494-2310). Information on previous webcasts can be found here on FHWA’s GIS in Transportation website.