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Date published: November 24, 2020

NEW TNMCorps Mapping Challenge for Schools in TX!

TNMCorps Mapping Challenges continue in the south with a new challenge for schools in Texas!  Features participating in this challenge include General Schools, Elementary Schools, Middle Schools, and High Schools.

Date published: November 24, 2020

TNMCorps Newsletter – November 2020

The National Map Corps November 2020 Newsletter (Vol. 6, Issue 6) is now available.

Date published: November 19, 2020

Mapping Challenge Update (11/19/20): Schools in MO

Volunteers contributed over 100 edits since this challenge was launched last week. 

Date published: November 19, 2020

Mapping Challenge Update (11/19/2020): Cemeteries in Southeastern MO

This challengel is SO CLOSE to being finished! Volunteers contributed almost 300 edits towards this challenge last week, leaving only a few counties in the northern portion with points that have yet to be reviewed - thank you!

Date published: November 19, 2020

Mapping Challenge Update (11/19/2020): City / Town Halls in IL & MO

This challenge is SO CLOSE to being finished with approximately 200 edits contributed since last week! The metropolitan areas are looking good, leaving a small handfull of communities scattered throughout Illinois and Missouri that need collecting. Check out our spatial analyses for tips on which communities these may be. 

Date published: November 17, 2020

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge Summary Results for Schools in OH / MI / IN

Summary statistics are now available for this challenge. Thanks again to everyone who contributed!

Date published: November 10, 2020

Mapping Challenge Update (11/10/2020): City / Town Halls in IL & MO

Volunteers have been working in the Chicago metrpolitan area and contributed close to 200 points in the last week - SPECTACULAR!  This challenge is nearing completion, but there are still many points yet to be collected in the St. Louis metrpolitan area and throughout Illinois and Missouri. See our spatial analyses for tips on which communities these might be. 

Date published: November 10, 2020

Mapping Challenge Update (11/10/2020): Cemeteries in Southeastern MO

This challenge is nearing completion as more and more of the red (unedited) points become green (edited) or yellow (finished). Volunteers contributed close to 200 edits since last week. This includes the addition of over 50 points for cemeteries that were not yet on the map - THANK YOU!  

Date published: November 10, 2020

NEW TNMCorps Mapping Challenge for Schools in MO!

TNMCorps Mapping Challenges shift to the Midwest with a new challenge for schools in Missouri!  Features participating in this challenge include General Schools, Elementary Schools, Middle Schools, and High Schools.

Date published: November 5, 2020

FINISHED!! TNMCorps Mapping Challenge for Schools in OH, MI, & IN

This challenge is now complete! Thank you to everyone who contributed!

Date published: November 5, 2020

Mapping Challenge Update (11/05/2020): Cemeteries in Southeastern MO

This challenge is nearing completion with over 150 edits contributed since last week! This includes over 30 new points for cemeteries that were not yet on the map - THANK YOU! 

Date published: November 5, 2020

Mapping Challenge Update (11/05/2020): City / Town Halls in IL & MO

This challenge is nearing completion. However, there are still some communities in the Saint Louis and Chicago metropolitan areas that do not yet have a city hall within their boundaries.  See our spatial analyses for tips on which communities these may include.