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Interactive map of EEA shows heatwave risks for European cities

The European Environment Agency (EEA) unveiled an interactive map indicating the heatwave risk for more than 500 European cities, six decades from now on the basis of likely global warming trends. Southern Spain, parts of southern France, Italy, Greece, Serbia and western Turkey are most exposed. These regions are likely to notch up more than 50 days in the year when day temperatures will be greater than 35oC (95oF) and nighttime temperatures will not dip below 20oC (68oF). The northern rim of continental Europe, the British Isles, Scandinavia and the southern Baltic will have the least heatwave risk, according...

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ArcGIS for AutoCAD (FREE plug-in)

ESRI published a plug-in to connect the two famous platforms. His ArcGIS and AutoDesk’s AutoCAD. ArcGIS for AutoCAD is a free, plug-in application for AutoCAD that provides interoperability between AutoCAD and ArcGIS. Within the AutoCAD environment, you will find a new tab, which can help you gain easy access to GIS maps, map services, image services, and feature services hosted by ArcGIS Server. You can use the plug-in in AutoCAD 2010, 2011, 2012 and soon will come support for the 2013 version. Download Now (32-bit) – Download Now (64-bit) ArcGIS for AutoCAD installation instructions You can find more informations...

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New ArcGIS Online Basemaps

Basemaps are the canvas upon which the user can create a map quickly and easily. So ESRI with the ArcGIS Online basemaps provides to the user, the context and information that brings your data to life. ArcGIS Online offers a large selection of ready-to-use hosted basemaps including the Esri World Imagery, Streets and Topographic basemaps, OpenStreetMap, Bing Road, Aerial, and Hybrid basemaps, and specialty basemaps that are designed to automatically sandwich your data between terrain and labels. The BRAND NEW basemap is the Light Gray Canvas Map. As Mr. Mamata Akella comments “The fundamental idea behind Canvas Maps is that less is...

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