Mapping Fire Trails for Online Access Fungis Annual Conference Cairns, 6th June 2012 Tani Cooper, Senior GIS Officer Atherton Tablelands Geographic Information ServicesATGIS is part of Tablelands Regional Council
The Mapping Totals • 58 days of field mapping • 924 kilometres of trail • 1481 points of interest • 670 points have imagery
NQWMP 2010-2012Fire Trails Project • Mapping of Fire Management infrastructure across Northern Queensland • Collect data from stakeholders • Integrate into a single dataset • Present the data on the ‘Wildfire’ website
The Grand Total for our Datasets • 5,897 kilometres of trail • 24,726 points of interest
Fire Trials MappingPreparation • Data Collection Standards • Data Collection Forms • Equipment • Vehicle
Fire Trials MappingOrganisation • 55 Priority Brigade Areas identified • Over 70 People Contacted • Members of 32 RFS Brigades Volunteered their time • 7 ‘Other’ Agencies
Fire Trials MappingHold Ups and Hazards• Incessant Rainfall• Cyclone Yasi• Spitting Camels; Snapping Dogs; Swearing Landholders; Boisterous Cows• The tracks themselves!
Creating Custom Layers• Publish custom layers directly for immediate reference by other users• Submit data to ATGIS for inclusion in master datasets• Import GPS object data (via GPX file upload)• Download SHP file of custom layer• Digitise objects online