USGS National Map Corps

A session at State of the Map US 2013

Sunday 9th June, 2013

11:30am to 12:00pm (PST)

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) National Map Corps uses the OpenStreetMap editing platform to collect and manage points on their map. The project has recently expanded to 19 states, with plans to expand to the entire country by the end of the year. This will will discuss the project and the possibilities for importing the USGS crowdsourced data back in to OpenStreetMap.

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Jim McAndrew

Maps, Geography, Databases, PostGIS, Node.js, OpenStreetMap, Database Developer at the US National Park Service

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Time 11:30am12:00pm PST

Date Sun 9th June 2013

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