Christopher Jursa

GIS Manager, Washington County

I am the GIS Manager of Washington County, PA where I act as a GIS system administrator, database administrator, web developer, analyst and educator. I have over 16 years of GIS experience in government, consulting and education including Python scripting and engineering user interfaces and software with JavaScript, HTML, Java, Classic ASP with VBScript, PHP and ASP.NET with C#. I have presented GIS at three recent conferences as I am always seeking opportunities to share my experience.

An Introduction to ArcGIS Desktop Python Scripting for Non-Programmers

Geoprocessing and mapping tasks in ArcGIS Desktop can become redundant, complicated, time consuming and error prone. The Python programming language can provide a means to introduce new functionality, streamline execution of geoprocessing and map production, save time and avoid errors while persistently preserving processing instructions. ArcGIS geoprocessing functions such as making feature layers, feature classes […]

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