2014 Tribal Brownfields Workshop






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Offline storage of user generated layers

 
Google Earth

Google Earth

Mapping & Visualization
Storytelling
  • User data stored on their computer, not in the cloud
  • Satellite imagery called down from cloud; can use limited imagery offline
  • No Google Account
  • Free
  • Pro version grant
  • Gallery
 

   
 

Data collection and analysis

 
Earth Engine

Earth Engine

Monitoring & Analysis
Storytelling

Fusion Table

Fusion Tables

Mapping & Visualization
Monitoring & Analysis
  • Cloud-based data storage
  • Privacy settings
  • Can access offline in Google Drive
  • Spreadsheet/database, interactive charts, map data, access public databases
  • Free; available in Google Drive 
  • Requires Google Account
 

Open Data Kit

Monitoring & Analysis
  • Cloud-based data storage
  • Privacy settings
  • Offline data entry
  • Data entry form creation for mobile devices
  • Free



User creates and styles maps to share with specified collaborators or contribute to galleries


MyMaps

MyMaps

Mapping & Visualization
Storytelling
  • Cloud-based data storage
  • Privacy settings
  • Free
  • Requires Google Account
  • All Pro features are now available in the free My Maps 
  • Gallery 
Mapping & Visualization
  • Monitoring & Analysis
  • Storytelling 
  • Cloud-based data storage 
  • Privacy settings
  • Requires Google Account
  • Apply for grant
  • Gallery
 
Tour Builder

Tour Builder

Storytelling
  • Cloud-based data storage
  • Privacy settings
  • Free
  • Requires Google Account
  • Gallery

Maps Gallery

Storytelling
  • Cloud-based
  • Free
  • Public
  • User contributes to the gallery, not the basemap

Google's Basemap 


Google Maps & Map Maker

Google Maps

Google's basemap
  • Cloud-based
  • Google owns the data in the basemap
  • User generated data can be added with review using Map Maker, Street View and Views
 
Google Maps & Map Maker

Map Maker

Add to Google's basemap
  • Cloud-based 
  • Google owns the data
  • Free
  • Requires Google Account
  • Public
  • Viewable on basemap after review
 
Google Maps & Map Maker

Street View

Add to Google's basemap
  • Cloud-based
  • Google owns the data
  • Free
  • Public
  • Viewable on basemap after review
 
Google Maps & Map Maker

Views

Add to Google's basemap
  • Cloud-based
  • Free
  • Public
  • Viewable on basemap after review
  • Gallery




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Dr. Cynthia Annett,
Dec 17, 2014, 10:48 AM