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Topographic Science

June 24, 2010

The mission of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center Topographic Science is to establish partnerships and conduct research and applications that facilitate the development and use of integrated national and global topographic datasets. Topographic Science includes a wide range of research and applications that result in improved seamless topographic datasets, advanced elevation technology, data integration and terrain visualization, new and improved elevation derivatives, and development of Web-based tools. In cooperation with our partners, Topographic Science is developing integrated-science applications for mapping, national natural resource initiatives, hazards, and global change science. http://topotools.cr.usgs.gov/.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2010
Title Topographic Science
DOI 10.3133/fs20103049
Authors Sandra K. Poppenga, Gayla Evans, Dean Gesch, Jason M. Stoker, Vivian R. Queija, Bruce Worstell, Dean J. Tyler, Jeff Danielson, Norman Bliss, Susan Greenlee
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2010-3049
Index ID fs20103049
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center