Brian Thom, anthropology, talks Indigenous Mapping Workshop

August 12, 2014 - The leadership role played by UVic in collaborative Indigenous mapping research—and the Ethnographic Mapping Lab's "sophisticated mapping technologies"—is featured in an article in the front section of today's Vancouver Sun. Brian Thom explains how the lab and its researchers help First Nations communities recognize their various relationships to shared spaces, and how the mapping technology powered by Google Earth can be a vital tool in land claim negotiations. VS  UVic News