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Definition Edit

Foundation data is

specific information on essential features that change rarely or slowly, such as point positioning data, topographic features, elevation data, geodetic information, and safety of navigation data.[1]
[g]eographic data at the foundation of government business: terrain (elevation) data, orthoimagery, and geodetic control.[2]

References Edit

  1. U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, Joint Pub. 2-03: Geospatial Intelligence Support to Joint Operations, Glossary, at GL-5 (Mar. 22, 2007) (full-text).
  2. Licensing Geographic Data and Services, Glossary, at 274.

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