Accession Number : ADA334123

Title :   Biological Resources Division Geospatial Technology Strategic Plan 1997-2000.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : GEOLOGICAL SURVEY RESTON VA

Personal Author(s) : D'Erchia, F. ; D'Erchia, T. ; Getter, J. ; McNiff, M. ; Stitt, S. ; White, B.

PDF Url : ADA334123

Report Date : NOV 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : This Geospatial Technology Strategic Plan addresses the use and applications of geospatial technology in the Biological Resources Division of the U.S. Geological Survey. The Strategic Plan lays the foundation for a long-term strategy to develop standards and protocols and to share and transfer technology within the Biological Resources Division and with other U.S. Geological Survey Divisions. The form for coordination is the Geospatial Technology Coordinating Group, comprised of representatives from Biological Resources Centers and Programs. The goals, strategies, and objectives included in this document will serve 55 the guiding policy for geospatial technology activities in the Biological Resources Division of the U.S. Geological Survey. The primary responsibilities of the Geospatial Technology Coordinating Group, Biological Resources Division Headquarters, Regional Offices, Science and Technology Centers, and Programs are clearly defined.

Descriptors :   *GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS, POLICIES, STRATEGY, INFORMATION SYSTEMS, BIOLOGY, TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER, PLANNING, GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM, RESOURCES, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, GEOGRAPHY.

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE