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Planetary Interactive GIS-on-the-Web Analyzable Database (PIGWAD)

August 31, 2001

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) in Flagstaff, Arizona is producing a Web-based, user-friendly interface that integrates powerful Geographic Information Systems (GIS) statistical and spatial relational tools for analyses of planetary datasets. The interface, known as “Planetary Interactive GIS-on-the-Web Analyzable Database” (PIGWAD), provides database support for the research and academic planetary science communities, particularly for geologic mapping and other surface-related investigations.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2001
Title Planetary Interactive GIS-on-the-Web Analyzable Database (PIGWAD)
Authors Trent M. Hare, Kenneth L. Tanaka
Publication Type Conference Paper
Publication Subtype Conference Paper
Index ID 70201978
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Astrogeology Science Center