September 2021 GISTC Meeting

<< All Events Start: Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 09:00 am
End: Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 10:30 am
SGC Meetings


Game and Fish Department

100 N. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58501

This will also be a virtual meeting.  Please contact us for more information.

Meeting Agenda

  • Informational Items
  • Geospatial Summit
  • Data Update Review
  • Strategic Plan/Executive Order
  • Roundtable Discussion

Meeting Recap

  • Informational Items
    • Parcel Program
      • AppGeo is beginning the outreach to counties and their vendors for suggested data improvement
      • Reminder that the database is updated as the data comes in; the public-facing web map and services are updated weekly
  • Geospatial Summit
    • Possibility of moving to virtual as has done by other states
    • Registration is open for abstracts, participants, and sponsors
    • Planning a State GIS Program 
  • Data Update Review
    • This is at least an annual exercise to check currency of datasets
    • A number of datasets need to be follow up on such as SSURGO and some health-related datasets
  • Strategic Plan/Executive Order
    • Some minor changes have been made to the draft Executive Order
    • Official agency name is needed for the draft
    • Agencies are to take this draft to their agency leadership for review and approval
    • NSGIC recently compiled a list of states who have GIS defined in their state statute
  • Roundtable Discussion
    • Oil and Gas - Of interest:
    • DOT - Bridge Division - bridge dashboard
    • DES - Seven counties remain to be integrated into the statewide basemap data
    • DEQ - Use of census tract information with environmental justice
    • PNR - Moving their offices to the State Library Building
    • DWR - Will soon have statewide QL2 lidar data; planning to purchase the statewide Hexagon imagery
    • GS - should be done with county geologic mapping in a few years; statewide landslide data should be done soon

Last updated: September 21, 2021

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