National Geospatial Program
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The USGS National Hydrography Dataset Newsletter, Vol. 17, No. 8, August 2018 has been released and posted for viewing.
North American National Mapping Meeting -
- May, 9-10, 2018, Reston, VA
Calling for nominations to honor outstanding accomplishments to the spatial data infrastructure mission of the Department of Interior
In support of ongoing efforts to provide efficient, cloud ready, open data formats for the use of lidar data, the USGS National Geospatial Program and its associated 3D Elevation Program is transitioning all of its lidar data distribution files to LAZ format by September 30, 2018.
Larry Moore is honored by USGS peers with Henry Gannett award for exceptional contributions to topographic mapping.
Flooding is the leading cause of Presidential disaster declarations. On average, the water hazard has resulted in more than 80 fatalities and cost the U.S. nearly $8 billion annually.