The History of Land Surveying & Retracement in the United States
Land surveying played an essential role in the boundary development of the United States. Today, survey retracement re-establishes these boundaries in a digital format – and in a timely and cost-effective way for timberland investors. Let’s explore the history and evolution of land surveying and retracement.
How the Blue Economy Impacts the Timberland Investment Community
The blue economy plays an integral role in our lives, but many people and companies are unaware of the opportunities it presents. In this blog, we look at what the blue economy is and how it impacts the timberland investment community.
5 Benefits of Spatial Data Integration for Timberland Investors
Timberland investors place their bets on an inventory of assets that are often widely distributed and challenging to track. Fortunately, technological advances have made the management of these assets simpler and more accurate. In this blog, we identify the different forms of spatial data and look at five benefits of spatial data integration for timberland investors.
Orbis, Inc. Announces Partnership with West Virginia University for Project Connecting Underserved Communities with Ocean and Coastal Resources
The project aims to create research and awareness regarding equitable access to the Blue Economy, primarily focusing on underserved communities in the U.S. As defined by the World Bank, the Blue Economy is “the sustainable use of ocean resources for economic growth, improved livelihoods and jobs, while preserving the health of ocean ecosystems”.