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K-State Today

September 23, 2015



K-State geographer to discuss GIS and geospatial technologies in environmental monitoring

By Shawn Hutchinson

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Shawn Hutchinson, associate professor of geography and director of the Geographic Information Systems Spatial Analysis Laboratory, will give a public lecture at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, in 231 Ackert Hall.

Hutchinson will present an overview of geospatial technologies and present examples of their use in environmental monitoring and modeling research. His talk is being presented for students participating in the capstone course of the natural resources and environmental science secondary major and is open to the general public as part of the Natural Resources and Environmental Science Seminar Series. Undergraduate students interested in natural resources, environmental science, and sustainability issues are especially encouraged to attend.

The secondary major and its seminar series are generously supported by the Office of the Provost, College of Agriculture, College of Arts & Sciences and biological and agricultural engineering department.