Army Corps Hosts GIS Event At Ed White Middle School

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Wednesday, the Army Corps of Engineers hosted a GIS event at Ed White Middle School.

GIS stands for Geographical Information Systems.  The event is part of an annual education initiative that shows how GIS works.

The workshop was for students in sixth grade, and they participated in activities related to natural disasters.  

The activities included online resources, maps, and discussions related to geography.