About us

AmericaView is a nationwide program that focuses on satellite remote sensing data and technologies in support of applied research, K-16 education, workforce development, and technology transfer. Click here to learn more about about AmericaView.

WyomingView is one of state-based consortium, led by WYGISC and the University of Wyoming, working together to build a nationwide network of users to fulfill the goals of AmericaView in Wyoming.


Activities since inception:

Education:
  • Improve opportunities to highlight the benefits of remotely sensed data
  • Develop courses on remote sensing theory and applications 
Research:
  • Initiate pilot-projects for testing the utility of remotely sensed data
  • Demonstrate benefits of remotely sensed data to Wyoming end-users

Discontinued activities:

Consortium: 
  • Visit remote sensing data users in the state and assess their needs
  • Organize users in the private, local and state, and federal agencies

Data archive and distribution:
(Users can access and download data from USGS website)
  • Maintain and grow an archive of ready-to-use remotely sensed data
  • Provide no- or low-cost remotely sensed data