Category: GIS, Mapping & Information Management Projects

Indigenous Mapping Across Borders: Geo-Spatial Tools and their Application in Cross-Cultural Dialogue

November 7, 2016, Vancouver, B.C. – The Musqueam Indian Band, in partnership with Firelight Research Inc., Squamish Nation, National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association, Inlailawatash Limited Partnership, Ecotrust Canada, Google Earth Outreach, and Esri Canada will welcome more than 150 community practitioners from across North America to Vancouver, BC on November 7-10, for the 3 rd annual Read More …

Kwikwetlem First Nation GIS/Mapping Needs Assessment and Implementation Plan

Kwikwetlem First Nation (KFN) engaged Inlailawatash to conduct a GIS/mapping needs assessment. The purpose of this project was to assess KFN’s existing GIS capacity and to develop a plan that enables KFN to better access, utilize, share, preserve and protect its GIS and information resources. This project included both the inventorying of existing GIS and information management capacity components Read More …

Kó’moks Least Cost Analysis

Least Cost Analysis calculates the time or energy required to cross land or water given the topography of a landscape and the speed of a boat. Using different starting locations (village sites, archeological sites, or resource use sites) Least Cost Analysis produces both cost and aggregate catchments.  In cases where the destination is known, least Read More …

Métis Nation BC Use and Occupancy Map Survey

Inlailawatash was recently tasked with providing Métis Nation BC with GIS support for their province-wide 2014-2020 Use and Occupancy (UOM) Map Survey. The first part of this project involved designing and creating comprehensive basemap coverage for the entire province of BC, the study area for this project. This large study area required the construction of 90 large-format Read More …