... on the geography and infrastructure of Liberia and Guinea, and build maps that include layers of information on Ebola treatment centers, mobile phone ... In previous emergencies, NGA would share static maps or other products with relief ...
When worldwide visa and passport operations pause, people take notice. Why maps matter With an explosion of geodata, more and more agencies are mapping to make sense of ... The agency has had its challenges, but it is an innovator, too.
Tweet Geodata USGS shakes up earthquake maps By Mark Rockwell ... it typically updates the national seismic hazard models and maps every six years, in sync with building ... The maps show that 42 states are at risk, with 16 facing high risk.
... business well before the Internet, which posed both a challenge and an opportunity to make its reams of maps easily accessible to intelligence analysts. ... charts for maritime . [and] topographic maps,” Goolgasian said. “And then when we ...
Tweet Geodata INSCOM points toward greater use of open standards ... By Sean Lyngaas ... Long: NGA is moving toward 'immersive intelligence' Why maps matter Geospatial databases tend to be high-volume and require a great deal of computing ...
Tweet Geodata Why maps matter By Frank Konkel ... "Maps are a compressed mechanism for storytelling." ... More on maps from FCW: Main feature: Why maps matter State Department: Mapping the ... "Maps aren't pieces of paper anymore," he added.
Tweet Geodata EPA: Using maps to make sense of water pollution data ... the problem -- all of which is presented in terms that the average user can understand. More on maps from FCW: Main feature: Why maps matter State Department: Mapping the ...
Tweet Geodata NGA: Seeking full immersion in geospatial data ... And it all has been processed, curated and meta-tagged. More on maps from FCW: Main feature: Why maps matter State Department: Mapping the humanitarian crisis in Syria
Tweet Geodata State Department: Mapping the humanitarian crisis in Syria ... By Frank Konkel ... More on maps from FCW: Main feature: Why maps matter State Department: Mapping the ... "Maps unlock a great cognitive power," Campbell said.
... Department's Imagery to the Crowd initiative began sharing satellite imagery with the OpenStreetMap community to improve maps of potential crisis areas. ... making it easier for would-be mappers to turn those pictures into valuable geodata.