How Do Water Authorities Use GIS?

Water is a precious and increasingly contentious resource. When we run our taps or water our gardens, we’re largely oblivious to the strategy, politics and data that goes into water policy in Australia.

Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) are widely used by the water industry for decision making and planning, management and reporting.

Case Study: NatureBlitz

We helped meet the North Central Catchment Management Authority’s (NCCMA) two fold goals of enabling the enthusiastic public to contribute to data gathering and designing a new avenue to educate the public about Victoria’s diverse wildlife and ecosystems.

Case Study: Our Water

Drawing on the success of the Waterlive app, the NSW Government foresaw a need to open up their broad information resources to a wider audience.