In this year's experiment, 4-H Maps & Apps, young people will become geospatial thinkers as they design and map their ideal park, use GIS mapping to solve community problems and contribute data about their community to the United States Geological Survey (USGS).
Become a “community designer” and create a GIS map that represents your own unique vision of a park that makes your community a better place to live.
Watch the 4-H Maps & Apps How-To Video
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Explore how GIS layers can be used to assess a messy situation by looking at data plotted out on a map and propose cost-effective solutions
In addition to the activities included in the youth and facilitator guide books, this year we are also offering two more “add on” activities for youth who want to keep working in the area of GIS/GPS. The activities are:
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