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MEGIS Projects

Broadband Availability Mapping

MEGIS is assisting the ConnectME Authority with its project to map broadband availability down to the address level, including developing a viewer using MapServer.

Common Operating Picture (COP)

MEGIS is working with the Public Utilities Commission (MEPUC) and the Maine Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) to implement a COP in Maine using Google Earth Enterprise.

Digital Parcels

MEGIS and the Maine GeoLibrary are undertaking several intiatives to develop statewide cadastral data.

Orthoimagery

MEGIS is heavily involved in acquiring and providing new aerial photos (orthoimagery) for Maine.

GNIS - Cemeteries

As part of its role as the GNIS steward for Maine, MEGIS is revising mapped locations of cemeteries in partnership with the Maine Old Cemeteries Association (MOCA).

Lidar for the Northeast

MEGIS has spearheaded a multi-million dollar regional effort to collect high-resolution terrain data using lidar technology.

National Hydrography and Watershed Boundary Datasets

MEGIS is the steward for both the hydrographic spatial data (NHD) and the watershed boundary data (WBD) for Maine, cooperating with the US Geological Survey (USGS).

E911/NG911 (NextGen 911)

As of July 1, 2013, the 911 data maintenance is now under the Public Utilities Commission, Emergency Services Communication Bureau, and not part of MEGIS.