[ GIS & Mapping ]
we are more than just maps
Using the power of GIS we create new perspectives on your land and values.
Gone are the days of static paper maps. Discover the power of GIS at your fingertips with our innovative services that can create a foundation for informed decision-making with future planning and development.
Our aerial survey drone allows you to map without limits. It can be used to create stunning visuals and 3D models that help maximize the potential of your lands and resources.
We create and deliver personalized, user-friendly tools that allow you to easily interact with your data and . Everything we create is designed to meet your unique needs, and exceed your expectations. Learn about how you can harness the power of GIS below:
integrating GIS into projects opens the door to advanced capabilities
Map Digitizing & File Management
PRESERVE IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS THROUGH DIGITIZING
We can safely scan and organize your historical documents to protect them from physical damage. By digitizing and georeferencing hardcopy maps, you can preserve important data.
A CENTRALIZED DATABASE FOR YOUR COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE
We collect real world locations using a GIS and connect them with supporting information. All data is organized into a GIS database for efficient and secure access.
Land Use Planning
USING GIS TO SUPPORT FUTURE GROWTH
Community input is combined with GIS data, secondary research and professional expertise to support site selection, lot planning, and corridor design.
USING YOUR LAND TO INFORM STRATEGIC PLANNING
By understanding your surrounding lands, you can establish a strategy for emergency plans, capital plans, and more.
Traditional Land Use Recording
DOCUMENT KNOWLEDGE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS
By recording the knowledge of Elders, you can preserve stories that will teach youth about their cultural history.
Flood Risk Mapping
ANALYZE AND UNDERSTAND THE RISKS
Using elevation data and flow levels, GIS can be used to map out potential flooding your community could face. We can support future planning by analyzing watersheds, conducting Flood Vulnerability Studies, and creating Adaptation Strategies.
Mining Activity Reporting System
IDENTIFY ACTIVITY IN YOUR TRADITIONAL TERRITORY
MARS identifies mining and forestry activity in areas that could affect your traditional territory. Our automated claim holder mapping and contacting service helps keep you aware of emerging activity.
GIS & Mapping
The importance of digitizing documents cannot be understated. By making important files or maps digital they are preserved from damage due to movement, age, fire etc.
- Safe scanning of historical documents and Maps or Mylars
- Digitizing of historical points and cataloguing in a GIS database
- Organized database with documentation on how to use, search, and view the data
The organization of GIS data can be a tedious and time-consuming task, our team of specialists takes that headache away.
- Can manage a number of different file types, including GIS files, spreadsheets, maps, or photos.
- Validate data to ensure it is compliant with GIS standards
- Organize and name data following a standard naming convention
- Provide documentation and training on how to access data.
An infrastructure inventory will be a centralized database containing the location, and other information of a community’s buildings, roads, utilities, lot parcels, etc.
- Collect locations using our high accuracy GPS, ensuring centimetre level accuracy of assets.
- Connecting real world locations with other information including photos or videos.
- Compatibility with GIS software to inform decision making.
A Land Use Plan is an involved processs where community input is combined with GIS data, secondary research and professional expertise to create a tool that supports the future growth of a community.
- Site Selection
- Lot Plans
- Road or corridor design
Establish a clear path for community growth by understanding the land surrounding your community and using it to inform strategic planning and for:
- Emergency Preparedness
- Flood Plain Mapping
- Capital Plans
Traditional Land Use
Using a GIS, we can document and record the stories and knowledge of Elders for future generations.
- Traditional Land Use Studies
- Teaching youth cultural history
- Preserving context of teachings with video or audio support
Using Elevation data and flow levels, GIS can be used to model how at-risk you community and traditional land is.
- Watershed Analysis
- Flood Vulnerability Study
- Flood Adaptation Planning
Identifying new industry activity (mining & forestry) in your traditional territory
- Mining Activity Reporting System
- Mapping new developments
- Reporting of area occupied
MapAki is our customized GIS solution that supports our client’s decision-making process. It is a user-friendly tool to view, analyze, interpret, and store your data in one accessible location.
MapAki takes your physical data and presents it in a digital format. By displaying your data this way, you have a clear and comprehensive understanding of your information, including their relationships to one another. MapAki simplifies the decision-making process by providing access to large amounts of organized and accurate community data.
[ These flooding damage studies would be impossible without your excellent interview work and mapping. ]
- LEO WAISBERG, SEVEN OAKS CONSULTING INC.