Projects & News

  • Web mapping and CSW SDE Database:

    by Ryan Gould | Nov 20, 2014
    CSW will be offline from 5-5:30pm PST  today in order to make a change to the database settings. Note: This will affect all web mapping applications while the data setting are change.
  • Web Mapping: Production web mapping upgrade Nov 3

    by Nicole Parry | Nov 03, 2014

    The Production Web Mapping Infrastructure will be upgraded tonight, Monday November 3, after 5:30pm to allow us to upgrade the Geocortex software to the latest version.  All web mapping applications will be unavailable during the upgrade but should be back online shortly. 

    For more information contact Niki.

  • Web Mapping: CSW servers upgrade scheduled March 6

    by Nicole Parry | Mar 05, 2014

    The CSW software will be upgraded on Thurs March 6th at 11:45am and will experience a short offline period.  All web mapping applications will be offline during this upgrade.  Web applications will be restored as quickly as possible.

    For more information contact: Nicole Parry

  • Web Mapping: Production software upgrade tonight

    by Nicole Parry | Feb 27, 2014

    The ArcGIS Server software will be upgraded on Thurs Feb 27th in the evening and will experience a short offline period.  All web mapping applications will be restored as quickly as possible.

    For more information contact: Nicole Parry

  • Peel Watershed Regional Land Use Plan - Land Management Units now available

    by Ryan Gould | Jan 29, 2014
    Land Management Units for the Peel Watershed Land Use Plan are now available for download from the Yukon Government, Land Services Department webpage. A link to this page is provided here, and under the Land Planning Datasets group on our Datasets page.
  • Peel Order In Council datasets now available

    by Ryan Gould | Jan 24, 2014
    The Peel Order In Council datasets are available, and listed under Land Tenure in the Datasets section. This data is available for download in both ESRI shapefile, and file geodatabase formats.
  • Web Mapping: Applications being updated May 30

    by Nicole Parry | May 30, 2013

    Due to a software upgrade, all Yukon Government web mapping applications will experience a short downtime at 12:00 today (May 30).  It should be no more than 10 minutes.

    For more information contact: Niki Parry.

  • Imagery: Updated GeoEye footprint files, and thumbnail images now available

    by Ryan Gould | Apr 16, 2013

    Footprint download files have been updated with all currently processed imagery. We will be adding the newly acquired unprocessed imagery footprints this month.

    Thumbnail images of footprints have also been added for platforms with partial coverage of the Yukon.

    Imagery footprints for both internal, and public users can be downloaded in ESRI shapefile format by visiting the Geomatics Yukon Imagery & Data: Imagery page.

  • Imagery: New GeoEye Imagery for Teslin Lake now available

    by Ryan Gould | Feb 14, 2013

    GeoEye Imagery of the Teslin Lake area is now available as an ESRI Image Service in true colour. The 2012 Teslin Lake scenes were captured on July 21, July 26 of 2012. This imagery is licensed for use by the Yukon Government, and Yukon First Nations. The extent for the 2012 Teslin Lake Area scene is provided below.

    Imagery footprints for both internal, and public users can be downloaded in ESRI shapefile format by visiting the Geomatics Yukon Imagery & Data: Imagery page.

  • Imagery: Cripple Creek Area GeoEye imagery now available

    by Ryan Gould | Feb 14, 2013

    GeoEye Imagery of the Cripple Creek area is now available as an ESRI Image Service in true colour. This scene was captured on July 27, 2012. The Cripple Creek GeoEye imagery is licensed for use by the Yukon Government, and Yukon First Nations. The extent of the Cripple Creek Area scene is provided below.

    Imagery footprints for both internal, and public users can be downloaded in ESRI shapefile format by visiting the Geomatics Yukon Imagery & Data: Imagery page.

  • Imagery: Casino Hill GeoEye imagery now available

    by Ryan Gould | Feb 14, 2013

    GeoEye Imagery of the Casino Hill area is now available as an ESRI Image Service in true colour. This scene was captured on September 4, and 23 of 2012. This imagery is licensed for use by the Yukon Government, and Yukon First Nations. The extent of the Casino Hill GeoEye scene is provided below.

    Imagery footprints for both internal, and public users can be downloaded in ESRI shapefile format by visiting the Geomatics Yukon Imagery & Data: Imagery page.

  • Imagery: West Carcross GeoEye imagery now available

    by Ryan Gould | Feb 14, 2013

    GeoEye Imagery of covering an area to the West of Carcross is now available and an ESRI Image Service in true colour. This scene was captured on July 29, August 31 and Sept 20 of 2012. This imagery is licensed for use by the Yukon Government, and Yukon First Nations. The extent of the West Carcross GeoEye scene is provided below.

    Imagery footprints for both internal, and public users can be downloaded in ESRI shapefile format by visiting the Geomatics Yukon Imagery & Data: Imagery page.

  • Imagery: Carmacks Area GeoEye imagery now available

    by Ryan Gould | Feb 14, 2013

    GeoEye imagery Carmacks, and West of the Carmacks area is now available as an ESRI image service in True Color. This scene was captured on August 15, 2012 at a pixel resolution of 50 cm. This imagery is licensed for use by Yukon Government, and Yukon First Nations. The extent of the Carmacks GeoEye image is provided below.

    Imagery footprints for both internal, and public users can be downloaded in ESRI shapefile format by visiting the Geomatics Yukon Imagery & Data: Imagery page.

  • Web Mapping: Application down for upgrade 12:00 today - Jan 10

    by Nicole Parry | Jan 10, 2013

    Due to the ArcGIS Server upgrade to 10.1 that is scheduled for today (Thurs Jan 10th) at 12:00, all web mapping application will be down at 12:00 until the upgrade is complete. Provided everything goes well, the applications should be back online by 12:30.

    Thanks for your patience.

    For more information contact Niki Parry.

  • SDE: CSW will be down over the lunch hour on Thursday (Jan. 3rd)

    by Ryan Gould | Jan 02, 2013

    Just a reminder that CSW will be down over the lunch hour tomorrow while I upgrade the database to 10.1

    Please disconnect from CSW prior to 12 noon.

    Please do not reconnect until you receive an email that the database has upgraded successfully.

    If you have any questions, please contact Lauren (lauren.crooks@gov.yk.ca)

  • Web Mapping: Applications down on Thursday (Jan. 3rd).

    by Ryan Gould | Jan 02, 2013

    Due to the CSW upgrade to 10.1 that is scheduled for tomorrow (Thurs Jan 3rd) at 12:00, all web mapping application will be down at 12:00 until the upgrade is complete.  Provided everything goes well, the applications should be back online by 1:00.

    The web mapping applications are planned to be upgraded to 10.1 next week.  I will let you know when the date has been set for this, as they will also experience a short offline period then too. 

    Thanks for your patience.

    Niki

  • Newly Remodeled Geomatics Yukon Datasets Page Available

    by Ryan Gould | Dec 05, 2012

    The Datasets page has been remodelled to make it easier to find the data you need. Dataset and Metadata links have been updated, and new data has been added.

    Please contact Geomatics@gov.yk.ca if you have any questions about GIS data in the Yukon.

  • Updated Imagery Footprint Datasets Available

    by Ryan Gould | Dec 05, 2012

    Updated footprint datasets for all Public and Licensed imagery held by the Yukon Government are now available online. Please visit the Goematics Yukon Imagery page to learn more. Footprint datasets are also available for download on the Geomatics Yukon Datasets page.

    Please contact Geomatics@gov.yk.ca if you have any questions.

  • Web Mapping: New Oil and Gas web mapping applications currently under development

    by Ryan Gould | Oct 23, 2012
    Oil and Gas Viewer, and Oil and Gas Wells web mapping applications are currently under development. The expected release for these applications will occur in November 2012. The current Oil and Gas Wells, Postings and Request For Bids applications will be taken offline on November 31, 2012.
  • Yukon GIS Users Group Meeting - Minutes for October 22, 2012

    by Ryan Gould | Oct 23, 2012
    We had our first YGUG meeting in over 6 months. Thanks to everyone who attended. The minutes are available for download here.

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