Geographic info training day set for next month

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) – The fourth annual GIS Day Savannah is set for Nov. 17 at the 165th Airlift Wing at the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport.

GIS Day Savannah 2010 aims to educate local eighth-grade students about how GIS is used every day in our community.

More than 300 area students are scheduled to attend from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and they will take part in two hands-on learning sessions and a scavenger hunt.

Savannah Area Geographic Information System is looking for sponsors who can bring experience of using GIS every day to the students. For more information call 912.651.1489.

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