Entries by Siobhan Herne

The Ultimate Fieldwork Preparation Checklist

How to successfully conduct a fieldwork expedition and enjoy yourself along the way. This simple checklist provides a tool to ensure researchers, geologists, scientists or explorers are fully prepared for their journey. We’ve also included some helpful tips and suggestions for an enjoyable expedition. The Ultimate Fieldwork Preparation Checklist – Click Here to Download Free […]

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How Smart Technology is Saving Species

Habitat loss, global climate change, poaching and human disruptions have all caused enormous devastation to wildlife biodiversity all over the world. How can we reverse the damage humans have done? Or prevent future harm to endangered species? Progressions in technologies, created only in recent times, has redefined our knowledge of how animals live. By understanding […]

Mappt Case Study: Rodinia Geological Services

Project Name: Klondyke Date: April-September 2017 (ongoing) Company: Rodinia Geological Services consulting to Calidus Resources (ASX:CAI) Location: East Pilbara, Western Australia Industry: Mineral Exploration Background Rodinia Geological Services is a geological consulting services company consisting of husband and wife team, Nancy Reardon and Mark Styles. They specialise in geological mapping and target generation (for drilling) […]

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Mappt is now available in Hindi!

In 2017, India has the highest number of Mappt users than any other country, so we are thrilled to announce the arrival of Mappt in Hindi language. Followed closely by the United States and Indonesia, Mappt is now being used in over 130 countries around the world. The need for offline mobile GIS has skyrocketed in […]

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What is Mobile GIS and why is it so important right now?

What is GIS? Ok let’s take a few steps back, what’s GIS you say? Geographic Information Systems. Still too scary? Well basically, and I mean very basically it’s mapping. National Geographic defines GIS as “a computer system for capturing, storing, checking, and displaying data related to positions on Earth’s surface.” GIS can show several types […]