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Lukus Monette
Physical Scientist

lmonette@osmre.gov
(412) 937-2864


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Global Mapper Software

Description

Global Mapper is a lightweight, simple to use, yet powerful GIS software. It is useful for viewing, merging, importing and exporting different raster, vector and elevation datasets quickly. Global Mapper is often compared to a Swiss Army knife in the GIS user community due to its ability to open numerous file formats in addition to its powerful tools including LiDAR editing.

Fact Sheet

No fact sheet available.

USERS

Regulatory or AML Scientists, Geologists, Soil Scientists, Hydrologists, Civil or Mining Engineers, and Natural Scientists

SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD

Global Mapper Installation Instructions Version 18

USES

  • Distance and area calculations
  • Raster blending, feathering, spectral analysis and contrast adjustment
  • Line of sight calculations
  • Cut-and-fill volume calculations
  • Raster Calculator and analysis
  • Image georeferencing
  • Contour generation from surface data
  • View shed analysis
  • Watershed delineation
  • Triangulation and gridding of 3D point data
  • GPS Tracking and loading maps to Garmin GPS
  • New LiDAR functionality

TRAINING

No training information listed.

Vendor Information

Program description and support information are availabe at: http://www.bluemarblegeo.com/products/global-mapper.php.

Global Mapper Forum

For FAQ, support and tutorials from Global Mapper forum please visit: http://www.globalmapperforum.com/.

Contacts for Software Help:

NAME STATE, TRIBE, OSMRE OFFICE PHONE EMAIL
Lukus Monette OSMRE-AR (412) 937 - 2864 lmonette@osmre.gov
Mike Dunn OSMRE-AR (412) 937 - 2910 mldunn@osmre.gov

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