U.S. Geological Survey

USGS NSDI Training for creation of formal metadata
Information Resources



Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC)
NSDI is a national effort led by FGDC to make spatial data resources available and usable for research and decision support.

USGS Geographic Data Committee (GSGDC)
GSGDC is the group that coordinates these activities for USGS.

Geologic Division Information Council
The Division's IC has developed a plan for implementing the most directly useful parts of NSDI within the Division.

Central Region Geologic Information Committee
The purpose of the CRGIC is to coordinate activities and share information on spatial data, GIS, and related topics among GD personnel in the Central Region.

National States Geographic Information Council
NSGIC was created to encourage effective and efficient government through the coordinated development of geographic information and related technologies to ensure that information may be integrated at all levels of government.

Clearinghouse nodes

Software tools and technical information


Newsgroups and email lists

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Last updated Thursday, 10-May-2012 16:01:16 EDT