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  • Nov 10, 2008: Limited interim WisconsinView website restored.
  • Nov 7, 2008: Hardware failure takes WisconsinView site down just one week before transition to new equipment. Only connection to interface lost: archive not affected.
  • Oct 25, 2008: The Wisconsin 2008 NAIP 1-meter statewide true-color imagery is now available through the WisconsinView data portal.
  • Oct 21, 2008: WisconsinView logged its 6,000 registered user today at 11:10:26.48. See our GoogleMap of new users to see what kinds people visit our site and from where.
  • Sept 27, 2008: The Senate version of the "AmericaView Authorization Act" has been given number S.3630 (summary and status | pdf).
  • Sept 26, 2008: US Representative Tammy Baldwin (WI-2), long-time supporter of WisconsinView and AmericaView, is now a cosponsor of H.R.6970, the "AmericaView Authorization Act" (summary and status | pdf).
  • Sept 22, 2008: The US House of Representatives and US Senate will vote on Authorization bills for AmericaView as soon as this week. If approved, the future of WisconsinView will be more stable. These bills do not appropriate money but rather legitimize AmericaView as a national program. The house bill is HR6970 (pdf | summary and status). The senate bill does not have a number yet but is identical. If you value WisconsinView data availability, there has never been a better time to let your representatives know.
  • Sept 19, 2008: 1-foot Imagery of Milwaukee now available for Download.
  • July 16, 2008: RADARSAT-1 flooding map featured on UW-Madison news site. View article here. View full map (jpeg) here. Download full-size (pdf) map (4.97MB).
  • June 9, 2008: WisconsinView is requesting help working with radar data for assessing the current flooding in Southern Wisconsin. Please contact if you have expertise with RADARSAT-2 or similar sensors and are available to help.
  • April 18, 2008: Wisconsin Public Television program "Here and Now" features WisconsinView.
  • April 18, 2008: The WisconsinView count of registered users surpassed the 5,000 mark today at 7:32pm. View our GoogleMap of New Users.
  • April 9, 2008: WisconsinView Director featured in the latest issue of Wisconsin Week.
  • January 5, 2008: 1-foot resolution aerial orthophotography of Madison (2007) , Kenosha (2005), and Racine (2005), Wisconsin is now online for download through our web portal. This public domain imagery comes courtesy of the USGS and was funded by the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency as part of their "133 cities" program.
  • November 5, 2007: GIS Day UW-Madison will be held Wednesday, November 7, 2007 on the UW-Madison Campus at Memorial Union. Elsewhere in the state (such as UW-Milwaukee's GIS Day) and beyond it will be held November 14th.
  • September 20, 2007: This morning WisconsinView logged its 4,000th unique registered data user. Click here for recent visitor information in a Google Maps interface.
  • September 7, 2007: Remote Sensing Support for Flooding Response. WisconsinView is offering support to Wisconsin Emergency Management by coordinating the acquisition and processing of remote sensing imagery of the August 2007 flooding in southern and western Wisconsin. These data are now online for public use through our web portal.
  • January 31, 2007: 2006 2-meter NAIP county mosaics are available for free download as are individual 2005 1-meter Quarter Quad GeoTIFFs.
  • January 3, 2007: This morning WisconsinView logged its 3,000th unique registered data user.
  • January 1, 2007: This month we plan to release both the 1-meter Wisconsin 2005 NAIP Quarter Quad GeoTIFFs and the 2006 NAIP MrSID 2-meter county mosaics. Stay tuned.... 2004 and 2005 county mosaics are already available online here.
  • November 9, 2006: This morning WisconsinView logged its 2,800th unique registered data user. Click here for general visitor information.
  • September 28, 2006: Duck's Unlimited of Michigan has donated 9 new Landsat scenes to our archive in exchange for WisconsinView data. The following scenes are now available from our online archive:
      L7 p23r28 06 May 2001
      L7 p23r30 03 May 2000
      L7 p24r28 03 May 2003
      L7 p24r29 07 Mar 2000
      L7 p25r28 26 May 2003
      L7 p25r29 30 Mar 2000
      L7 p25r30 30 Mar 2000
      L7 p26r27 25 Apr 2001
      L7 p26r29 25 Apr 2000
    This donation saved WisconsinView an estimated $4,320 if we were to have purchased them new. We now have 181 TM/ETM+ scenes for Wisconsin.
  • August 31, 2006: WisconsinView logged its 2,500th unique registered data user today!
  • August 15, 2006: The Wisconsin DNR purchased 10 new Landsat scenes for lake clarity monitoring that are now available from our online archive:
      L7 p23r30 17 Sept 2003
      L7 p23r29 17 Sept 2003
      L7 p24r28 26 Sept 2004
      L7 p24r29 26 Sept 2004
      L7 p24r30 26 Sept 2004
      L7 p25r28 20 Sept 2005
      L7 p25r29 20 Sept 2005
      L7 p25r30 20 Sept 2005
      L7 p26r28 27 Sept 2005
      L5 p26r29 12 Jul 2003
    By purchasing through WisconsinView, the DNR saved state taxpayers 20% ($1,170).
  • August 1, 2006: 2005 NAIP GeoTIFF Quarter Quads are be organized for distribution.
  • July 5, 2006: Steve Ventura is the new PI of WisconsinView following the retirement of Tom Lillesand.
  • May 5, 2006: This morning WisconsinView logged its 2,000th unique registered data user. Click here for general visitor information.
  • April 17, 2006: WisconsinView welcomes a new member: Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College. For more info on membership, follow this link.
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July 16, 2008
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