Story Maps

Story Map of a kayak expedition that I undertook during 1963 down the then unexplored Kunene River in southern Angola. The article in four pages is accompanied by clips from Apple Maps illustrating the important geographic features of this amazing landscape.
One of the most interesting and unique conservation areas in Africa. This is my story of my relationship with the establishment of the Park. This image of the Pilanesberg ring complex brought back many good memories of my days as a consultant to the North West Province (Baphutatswana) government. During 1978 Dr. Ken Tinley and myself were appointed by the provincial government to investigate and create a national park covering the total volcanic circle. See below for the full story…
At the recent ESRI Africa Conference in Cape Town I was asked to present the Conservation group session with a presentation themed, Conservation and Ecosystem Services. The most interesting aspect of the conference was the meeting with Jack Dangermond the head of ESRI global as well getting exposed to the new direction the world renowned GIS company is taking. The most interesting was the movement to Cloud for data and software as well as the importance of Apps for user-friendly…