USGS: Enhanced topographic data for climate change research

Crater Highlands of Tanzania reveals the difference between 90 meter and 30 meter SRTM data

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) announced that improved global topographic data are now publicly available for most of Asia (India, China, southern Siberia, Japan, Indonesia), Oceania (Australia, New Zealand), and western Pacific Islands.


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Tue, 27/01/2015 - 12:56

NASA supplies high-resolution topographical data to the African continent

Topographic image of the Swartberg Mountains in South Africa's Northern Cape Province

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, US Ambassador to Ethiopia Patricia Haslach and US Ambassador to the African Union (AU) Reuben Brigety convened in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to debate over the means available to lessen the consequences of global climate change in Africa.

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Wed, 19/11/2014 - 08:17

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MapMart - Global Mapping Solutions

IntraSearch, Inc. (dba MapMart) is a full-scope geospatial data and services company headquartered in Lone Tree, Colorado in the United States. Founded in 1951, IntraSearch, Inc. has been providing aerial photography, photogrammetry, image processing, topographic and custom mapping services to commercial and government customers worldwide for over half a century.


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GeoSUR Red Geoespacial de América del Sur (Geospatial Network of South America)

GeoSUR is a program of the Andean Development Corporation established in 2007, which aims the establishment of a decentralized network to diffuse geographic information of South America. This objective will be achieved through the most recent space-based technologies.


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