GIS and Mapping Services

EM Strategies GIS and Mapping Services include experienced GIS specialists providing a variety of services. Our GIS specialists form a talented, experienced group that is well‑versed in a wide variety of GIS tasks. From simple mapping to complex modeling, EM Strategies’ GIS team prepares professional, reliable products efficiently. They are adept at completing projects of all scales, from Notice-level mining projects to complex Environmental Impact Statements.

Services or Products

  • Biological and cultural fieldwork support
  • NEPA mapping
  • Permitting mapping
  • SRCE mapping and calculations
  • Confidential cultural data mapping and management
  • Visual analysis
  • Python scripting and in-house tool development
  • Integration of ArcGIS with other programs, including Access, Excel
  • Custom-built TerraSync data dictionaries for biological, cultural, delineation surveys
  • Extensive experience with preparing metadata to FGDC standards for various agencies
  • Digitization
  • Georeferencing
  • Data conversion


  • ArcGIS 10.2.2 Standard version with Spatial Analyst extension
  • Arc Hydro Tools
  • XTools Pro
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015
  • MapInfo Professional 10.5
  • Google Earth Pro
  • GPS Pathfinder Office 5.70
  • ExpertGPS
  • Five Trimble GeoXTs with TerraSync 5.65
  • Garmin GPSMap 62/64
  • Garmin Oregon 450t GPS units
  • Garmin MapSource 6.16.3
  • Microsoft Office 2016 suite
  • OpenOffice 4.1.1
  • Adobe Acrobat Pro 9 & Adobe Photoshop
  • Corel Graphic Suite 11