Mapping Tennessee
Cartographic Design Tips
Here is something fun we are going to try!   Cartographic Design Tips!

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Kurt Snider is a cartographer with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Cookeville, Tennessee.  He has been with the Service for 20 years and spent the first 7 years of his career at the National Wetlands Inventory in St. Petersburg, Florida, mapping the wetlands of the United States. 
Kurt has been a TNGIC member for 14 years and has served on the Board of Directors and as President from 2009-2010.  He worked on the development of the first website for TNGIC as well as the Tennessee Spatial Data Server.  Kurt also helped develop and teach the Experience GIS in Tennessee training course and has also taught cartographic design at several TNGIC conferences.   He has served on the conference planning committee and organized the map gallery and poster competition for the last 7 years.