Geomatics Groups / Sites

Group/Site Name and LinkAdditional InfoCategory
Association of British Columbia Land Surveyors (ABCLS)Professional Association
Association of Canada Land Surveyors (ACLS)Professional Association
British Columbia Environment Industry Association (BCEIA)Professional Association
Canadian Association of Geographers (CAG)Professional Association
Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute (CASI)Professional Association
Canadian Institute of Geomatics (CIG)Professional Association
Canadian Remote Sensing Society (CRSS)Professional Association
Environmental Manager’s Association of BCProfessional Association
GeoAlliance CanadaProfessional Association
International Cartographic Association (ICA)Professional Association
International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)Professional Association
Professional Surveyors Canada (PSC)Professional Association
Canadian Environmental Network (RCEN)Professional Association
Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS)Professional Association
UBC GIS listservThe UBC campus-wide GIS Listserv provides information on meetings, new data and other relevant GIS news. It is also a forum for GIS users on campus to share ideas and ask questions.Mailing Lists and Forums
Conservation Remote Sensing Network (CRSNet) GroupOn this group you can share your ideas, questions and expertise about anything related to conservation remote sensing by emailing to Conservation_RS@googlegroups.comMailing Lists and Forums
GislistGIS related discussion for students and professionals.Mailing Lists and Forums
Vancouver GIS User’s GroupMailing list for The Vancouver GIS Users Group, a group of GIS professionals formed to facilitate communication between people working in all areas of GIS that holds monthly meetings in Vancouver.Mailing Lists and Forums
Stack Exchange GIS CommunityGeographic Information Systems Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for cartographers, geographers and GIS professionals.Mailing Lists and Forums
Stack OverflowThe world's largest developer community. Serves as a forum for programming questions and discussion.Mailing Lists and Forums
SCGIS ListservNews and discussion listserv only available to members of the Society for Conservation GIS.Mailing Lists and Forums
FreeGIS-listFreeGIS-list provides announcements, news , and discussion regarding the FreeGIS project.Mailing Lists and Forums
RS-ecology ListThis lists aims to facilitate technical and topical discussions on remote sensing and GIS applications in ecological research.Mailing Lists and Forums
OSGeo Mailing ListOSGeo Announce provides announcements, news, and discussion among members/users of (an open source geospatial organization).Mailing Lists and Forums
AniMove ListservThe listserv is setup to discuss and informs about topics related to animal movement analysis and remote sensing for conservation.Mailing Lists and Forums
Spatial EcologyNot for profit organisation that teaches ecosystem-related spatio-temporal data analysis and big data processing using free and open source technology.Relevant Organizations and Websites
Canadian GIS and GeomaticsWebsite that compiles Canadian geographic information and spatial resources.Relevant Organizations and Websites
GISGeography.comWebsite about GIS and Geography that collects and produces resource links, infographics, and guest posts.Relevant Organizations and Websites
GoGeomatics CanadaCanadian geomatics site that contains resource links, open data sources, and a job board.Relevant Organizations and Websites
MapTools.orgProvides a list of opens source mapping tools and libraries.Relevant Organizations and Websites
Open Source GISAn index of Open Source / Free GIS related software projects.Relevant Organizations and Websites
Geo For AllGeo for All is the Open Source Geospatial Foundation's Committee for Educational outreach.Relevant Organizations and Websites
FreeGIS.orgHome page for the FreeGIS prohject, which aims to promote the freedom in the scope of Geographic Information Systems (GIS).Relevant Organizations and Websites
Open Source Geospatial FoundationOSGeo supports the collaborative development of open source geospatial software, and promotes its widespread use.Relevant Organizations and Websites
Remote Sensing for Biodiversity and ConservationProvides information about workshops, publications, conferences, and data portals.Relevant Organizations and Websites
EcoSens.orgEcoSens is a collective of international researchers with extensive experience in the topics of remote sensing and GIS in ecology and conservation.Relevant Organizations and Websites
Conservation Remote SensingThe ‘Remote Sensing Conservation network’ (CRSnet) aims at increasing conservation effectiveness through enhanced integration of remote sensing technologies in research and applications.Relevant Organizations and Websites
GEO BONThe mission of the Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network is to improve the acquisition, coordination and delivery of biodiversity observations and related services to users.Relevant Organizations and Websites
GIS LoungeUseful website for all GIS related info: jobs, maps, online courses, conferences, etc.Relevant Organizations and Websites