Michigan Communities Association of Mapping Professionals

Mission Statement
The purpose of MiCAMP is to encourage cost-effective and efficient local government through the coordinated practical development and utilization of geographic information systems and related technologies. MiCAMP provides a forum for sharing ideas and experiences amongst all communities in Michigan.

Ice cover on North America’s Great Lakes reached 88 percent in mid-February 2014—levels not observed since 1994. The average maximum ice extent since 1973 is just over 50 percent. It has surpassed 80 percent just five times in four decades. The lowest average ice extent occurred in 2002, when only 9.5 percent of the lakes froze. The images above were acquired by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite on February 19, 2014. Read More…….       Add MODIS imagery to your map…..