The Geospatial Center provides geospatial services to students, faculty, and staff at Lamar University as well as to governmental, non-profit, and commercial organizations. Consultations are free; project fees will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Examples of services include:

  • GIS data and database development
  • Cartography and mapping services
  • Satellite multispectral, hyperspectral, and radar data processing and analysis
  • Drone hyperspectral, multispectral, and LiDAR Photogrammetry
  • Digital Elevation Models (DEMs), Digital Surface Models (DTMs), and 3D visualization
  • Geological mapping and mineral resources
  • Water resources and water quality services include collect water quality data, measure, monitor, predict and achieve water quality regulatory compliance
  • Wetland services encompass delineations, determinations, evaluations, restoration, and mitigation planning
  • Coastal restoration, measure, monitor, and predict coastal erosion and coastline changes
  • Vegetation analysis includes vegetation classifications, measuring vegetation density, vegetation health, crop yield, and crop water footprint
  • Land use and land cover change analysis
  • Pipeline, oil leak, and gas leak detection
  • GIS training services include ArcGIS software, ENVI software, design and implement a GIS project.


Imelda Flood Areas
Lake Pontchartrain
Land Loss / Land Gain
Jefferson County
Imelda Flood Zones Beaumont TX
Subsidence Rates