GINA is a mechanism within the University of Alaska (UA) for sharing data and technical capacity among Alaskan, Arctic, and world communities.

Established in 2001 as an initiative of UA’s President, GINA promotes collaboration at the local, state, and federal levels by increasing community-wide participation in the discovery and use of geospatial data. GINA’s products and services greatly expand the range of available analysis capabilities in order to better address research and management requirements.

Announcing ESRI ArcGIS I: Introduction to GIS,  and ArcGIS II:...
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Announcing ESRI ArcGIS I: Introduction to GIS,  and ArcGIS II: Tools and Functionality for ArcGIS 10.1 in during the week of August 25 - 29, 2014 here at UAF.  ArcGIS I will be held on Monday and Tuesday (8/25 - 2/26/14), followed by ArcGIS II on Wednesday - Friday (8/27 - 8/29/14).    

Rates are as follows:

ArcGIS I: Introduction to GIS = $500/seat

ArcGIS II: Essential Workflows  = $750/seat
Course descriptions can be found on our website at 
All classes are held in the GINA Remote Sensing Lab on UAF campus in the West Ridge Research Bldg  view close-up map of WRRB (pdf format).  Seating is limited to 14 students in each class.
to enroll/reserve seats or with any questions you may have regarding course content.
After enrolling with me, please contact Colleen Morey at colleen@gina.alaska.edu or 907-474-7485 to arrange for payment.  
Please note the enrollment deadline to ensure we have enough time to order enough course materials for all students enrolled.  The enrollment deadline for these courses will be Friday August 15th (8/15/2014).  
Thank you, and hope to see you in class,
- Pete

Data/Services

GINA receives numerous geospatial data sets, many in real time. Information is then rapidly processed and managed for use by scientific researchers, state and federal agencies, and the general public.

DATA RECEIVED
Suomi-NPP
AVHRR
MODIS

DATA MANAGED
Alaska Orthoimagery
Gtopo, DEM, Bathemetry
IfSAR
LIDAR
ShoreZone
SPOT 5

NATIONAL DATA
DMSP
GOES-R
Landsat

SERVICES
Web Services
Puffin Feeder