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U.S. Geological Survey Aids Federal Agencies in ObtainingCommercial Satellite and Aerial Imagery

March 30, 2006

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is a leading U.S. Federal civil agency in the implementation of the civil aspects of the Commercial Remote Sensing Space Policy (CRSSP). The USGS is responsible for collecting inter-agency near-term requirements, establishing an operational infrastructure, and supporting the policy and other Federal agencies.