Every now and then, old school bubbles to the surface as the preferred way.  Who could argue with this Integrated Environmental Planning Instructor that his paper maps taped to a van aren’t effective and engaging?

Students loved them.

Old School Field GIS

Old School Field GIS

Right now first year IEP students are in field school.  Last week we went far beyond paper maps taped to vans; we looked at and discussed lots of things like snow, water, development, LEED, trails, people, values, planning, environment, site characteristics and applying GIS to much of it.

Retaining Wall Failed

Retaining Wall Failed

Where does the snow go when it melts?

Where does the snow go when it melts?

LEED development in Rossland

LEED development in Rossland

What a great week and amazing way to end the semester.  Happy Summer everyone!