GeoWorld July 2013

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JULY 2013 4 POSITION The Time for Climate Action Remains Now F E AT U R E S By Todd Danielson 6 NEWSLINK 10 BEYOND MAPPING In Search of the Elusive (Geospatially Relevant) Image By Joseph Berry Pedal Power Is Your Community Suitable for Bike-Sharing? BY TERESA TOWNSEND, LINDSAY MAURER AND TODD MCAULLIFFE 14 12 MUNICIPAL MATTERS Resilient Cities: Shaking Up Things GIS By Dan Campbell and Jonathan Mark 30 BUILDING THE GEOWEB GMLJP2: A Bright Future for Geographic Imagery The GroWNC Project Visualizing Alternative Futures in the Southern Appalachians BY JAKE PETROSKY 18 By Ron Lake Healing the Planet Time-sensitive GeoWorld departments such as NetLink, PeopleLink, Product News and Business News now are maintained solely at the Web site. Check there often for the latest updates as they happen. The digital version of this issue contains additional coverage of this section. Visit for more information. GeoWorld (ISSN 0897-5507, USPS 023-416) is published monthly by M2MEDIA360, a Bev-Al Communications, Inc. company. 1030 W. Higgins Road, Suite 230, Park Ridge, IL 60068 USA GeoWorld is distributed free to qualified subscribers in the geospatial industry. POSTMASTER Please send change of address to: GeoWorld, PO Box 4290, Port Jervis, NY 12771 GIS Helps British Columbia Respond to Climate Change with Climate Action BY BEN CLARK AND PER MAGNUS WALLENIUS 22 WaSSI A New Web-Based Tool Assesses Water Supply BY JENNIFER MOORE MYERS, PETER CALDWELL, STEVE MCNULTY, GE SUN AND ERIKA COHEN Subscription rates - one year: US $72, two years: US $128; one year Canada: $90, two years Canada: $163. All other countries, one year: $108 (includes airmail postage). Payable in U.S. funds only. Customer Service and subscription requests, please call Phone (845) 8562229; Fax (845) 856-5822 or subscribe online at www.geoplace. com/subscribe. Periodical postage paid at Park Ridge, IL and additional mailing offices. J U L Y 2 O 1 3 / 26 W W W . G E O P L A C E . C O M 3

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