Boys and Girls Club Intro to GIS

Dean Butzow, LLCC Geography professor; Rey DeCastro, LLCC GIS instructor; Jenni Dahl, Think Geospatial; Wynne Coplea, Urban Action Network

Agenda, June 28, 2021

1. Mapping the Pandemic, Geospatial Revolution Video Trailer

See how data related to COVID-19 was mapped and learn how the insights gained helped increase understanding about the spread of the virus.

2. Data collection exercise with Survey 123

In teams of two, students will collect data points outside the Workforce Careers Center. Each team will receive an iPad with the data collection app, Survey 123 and a field map app

Alternate Survey 123 activity

Summer is Here!

Take Survey:

See survey results:

Take survey:

See survey results:

3. Drone demo

See the actual drone (unmanned aircraft)that was recently purchased for LLCC by the Urban Action Network.

4. Explore the Sustain Springfield Green Map
Whether you want to enjoy a beautiful park, recycle hard to dispose of items or borrow a book in your neighborhood, let the Sustain Springfield Green Map show the way!