#DefraData's Tim Ashelford compares his first experiences with free and open source geographical information software QGIS with proprietary alternatives. He is joined by QGIS pro Alexandra Kilcoyne from Natural England.
I’m Jonathan Smith. I’m a Scientific Officer at the the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) working on better use of data to deliver positive outcomes.
To complement our (the Environment Agency’s) publication of open data on river levels, we have now made near real-time rainfall data available via an API.
I started collecting soils and agricultural land classification survey data for Defra in Northern England as a Research Officer in 1986.
Printing from any device in any office, for us and for any guests working with us, has felt in the past like a pipe dream.
Environment Agency Geomatics experts Andrew Richman and Crispin Hambidge explain how satellite and LiDAR are helping Enforcement Officers identify agricultural runoff.
A blog about Defra's digital delivery principles and why they are important.
Yesterday we asked Defra's Chief Operating Officer, Betsy Bassis, what 'data-driven Defra' means for her.
On 13 January 2017 we explored digital solutions to problems Defra field workers have with technology. Find out more about the day in our blog.
We met with Clare Moriarty on Friday 6 January to run through the progress with the Data Programme. This is a short summary of what we discussed.