This webinar will provide an overview of available GIS data and tools for researching and mapping rail transportation projects, including the Surface Transportation Board’s (STB) Railroad Map Depot.

Date: Thursday, March 17, 2022
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST

Participants will learn:

  • How to use the STB’s National Rail Network Map and the Abandoned and Railbanked Rail Lines Map to locate current and former railroad lines
  • How to use the STB’s Rail Heritage Map to identify historically significant railroad properties
  • Where to find other available federal government GIS resources
  • How to get started using open-source GIS products like Google Earth to create professional maps of railroad projects

Registration is FREE for members. $35 for non-members.