CRC hosts the 2012 GIS day

Open day on map making and GIS at the Conservation Resource Centre, 14 November The Conservation Resource Centre (CRC) is a small (but helpful!) non-profit educational organisation based in Arusha that works with students and researchers in science and conservation. If you’re interested in learning about using maps, using a GPS, or making your own …

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Projects and open source software

Doing a project without using a computer is unheard of these days. Operating systems, office tools, databases, websites and more are central to us. Most of the time we take software for granted. Our new computer will come with the windows operating system pre installed. Our editing tool is usually MS Office Word and our …

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Protected areas data from WDPA

Keeping track of protected areas is for any government a complex task. National parks are usually not a problem, but moving down towards areas with protection on a regional or local level things soon get blurred out. For researchers in Tanzania getting their data right is a challenge. This posting is a generalized version of …

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Tanzania protected areas poster map available

One of our partners has provided a map which we would like to share with our partners. Read more on facebook or the Tanzania GIS Users Group website. The provided map shows all protected areas in Tanzania. The map is suitable for printing out in a poster size (60×70 cm or bigger). Put it on …

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