ABSTRACT

Geospatial Information Response Team   [open pdf - 397KB]

From the Introduction: "The USGS [US Geological Survey] established the GIRT [Geospatial Information Response Team] to facilitate the effective, collection, storage, and dissemination of geospatial data information, and products during an emergency. The GIRT ensures that timely geospatial data are available for use by emergency, responders, land and resource managers, and for scientific analysis. In an emergency and response capacity, the GIRT is responsible for establishing procedures for geospatial data, acquisition, processing, and archiving; discovery, access, and delivery of data; anticipating geospatial needs; and providing coordinated products and services utilizing the USGS' exceptional, pool of geospatial experts and equipment."

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2010-06-28?
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