Getting Category Colors into QGIS from ColorBrewer

Are you as obsessed with ColorBrewer as I am? I am making a map where I color Ohio counties based on region, and used ColorBrewer to pick colors. The first thing I did was go to ColorBrewer and find a qualitative color set for 5 categories of data. Next I used the HEX codes provided… Continue reading Getting Category Colors into QGIS from ColorBrewer

Project Files in RStudio

R is an excellent, if occasionally frustrating, tool. I'm assuming if you are an R user reading this post, you've already started using RStudio to improve your user experience. If not, go get RStudio here-- it color-codes your scripts, displays your objects and functions in the working environment, and has an integrated file browser. And… Continue reading Project Files in RStudio

Free Digital Data Collection Tools

Earlier this month I shared some Esri tools (Survey123 and Collector) that work well for field data collection. Today I'm sharing some free alternatives to Esri products. Google Forms is an easy alternative to Survey123. If you go to Google Drive and click the "New" button, you'll have the option to build a new Form,… Continue reading Free Digital Data Collection Tools