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Landsat 8 being used to monitor Water Quality

Landsat 8 mission

Satellites can greatly aid researchers to identify and study potential problem areas in the water from space like algae blooms and polluted runoff.

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Mon, 25/08/2014 - 15:45
latitude: 
43.161
longitude: 
-77.6109

UN-GGIM endorses Global Geodetic Reference Frame

Logo of the UN-GGIM

From 6 to 8 August 2014 the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) met in New York.

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Tue, 12/08/2014 - 15:30
latitude: 
40.7128
longitude: 
-74.0059

In session: UN Committee of Geo-spatial Information Management Experts

UN-GGIM Logo

Ministers and senior leaders from UN Member states and international organizations are meeting at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City from 6 to 8 August 2014 for the Fourth Session of

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Wed, 06/08/2014 - 15:15
latitude: 
40.7128
longitude: 
-74.0059

Humanitarian Open Street Map Team launches Tasking Manager V2

A map of Cameroon with the new version of Tasking Manager

In mid-July 2014, the Humanitarian Open Street Map team (HOT) launched a new Version 2 update to their Tasking Manager

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 22/07/2014 - 10:44
latitude: 
40.791
longitude: 
-73.5206

Open data: New York makes available public datasets online

On 7 March 2013, hundreds of new datasets were made available on NYC Open Data, a portal containing all of the New York's online data.

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Wed, 13/03/2013 - 09:40
latitude: 
40.7144
longitude: 
-74.006