GIS and Digital Mapping | Meridian Forest Services Specializes in Forest Management & Forest Engineering

By: Meridian Forest Services  09-12-2011
Keywords: road construction, Forest Management, Forest Health

Meridian offers a wide range of services from an experience team of GIS professionals.

Our GIS Department utilizes ESRI Arc GIS 9.3 to develop, implement and manage our client’s spatial data while producing quality and accurate maps for those using our products. We are capable of analyzing, converting and exporting our data in numerous formats that is compatible with other GIS systems.

We utilize Arc Catalogue to manage our database.

Our products include:

  • Aeronautical Features Map
  • Appraisal Map
  • Community Forest Application Maps
  • Forest Health Maps and Danger Tree Assessment Maps
  • Forest Road Construction Maps
  • Harvest Plan Maps
  • Resource Feature Maps
  • Road Upgrade Maps
  • Road Site Plan Maps
  • Silviculture Maps
  • Spatial Data Query and Statistic Reports
  • Standing Stem Development
  • Theme/Attribute editing and Updating, and, Data Conversion
  • Tourism Maps

Clients Include:

  • Vancouver International Airport
  • BCTS
  • Island Timberlands Limited Partnership
  • Hancock Forest Management
  • Western Forrest Products
  • Central Island Excavation Ltd.

Keywords: Forest Health, Forest Management, road construction,

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