False colour satellite image of Nanaimo, BC

Previous Year Winners

2006Steve PlattBear Smart Mapping
2007Jay KirbyGeoscape Poster
2008Lisa ZetterbergSEI/SAR Regional Mapping Template for the Okanagan Valley
2009Shari WillmottAmerican Bullfrog Areas as Risk from Colonization
2010Jonathan BystedtAssessing the Impact of Douglas-fir Bark Beetle Infestations in the Cariboo-Chilcotin: Fraser River Study Area
2012Jay ValeriPacific-Arrowsmith Region: Mapping Component (Atlas)
2012Warrick Baijius (runner-up)Human Settlement in Nanaimo/Ladysmith
2013Shaunda Devenport Cowichan Valley Regional District Sea Level Rise Analysis -- How Will Sea Level Rise Affect the Potential for Flooding Along the Coast
2015Jessica PyettButtertubs Marsh Trails and Access Points
2016Larissa Thelin

Current Potential Habitat Range of the Vancouver Island Marmot

2017Andrew Wilson

Vision 2050 - Cowichan Valley multi-use trails network connectivity potential

2018Lena Ware

Summary of Ecosystem Loss on Saltspring Island between 1992 and 2014

2018Shannon McCartney (Runner-Up)

British Columbia's Great Bear Rainforest - Old Growth Forest

2019Andrew Wilson

Buttertubs Marsh Accessible Trail Guide

2020Chloe Sandahl

Surface Area Covered by Invasive Species in Somenos Creek

2021Lindsay Richards

Modelled Shadow Depth at Vancouver Island University

2022Koby Trinker

Exploring Watersheds of Vancouver Island for Possible Whitewater Kayaking Locations

2023Emma Morrison-Turley

Driving and Walking Time Analysis Map (Dynamic Map Category)

2023Eric Martinen

Digital Surface Model of Agricultural Field, Bundagul, Angeles City Region, Philippines (Static Map Category)

2024Sean Parsons

Comparing Snowmobile Track Density in Atlin, BC