Definitions Edit

Geospatial data is

information that identifies the geographic location and characteristics of natural or constructed features and boundaries on the earth.[1]
information that identifies, depicts, or describes the geographic locations, boundaries, or characteristics of inhabitants and natural or constructed features on the Earth. This information may be derived from, among other things, socio-demographic analysis, economic analysis, land information records and land use information processing, statistical analysis, survey and observational methodologies, environmental analysis, critical infrastructure protection analysis, satellites, remote sensing, airborne imagery collection, mapping, engineering, construction, global positioning systems, and surveying technologies and activities.[2]

References Edit

  1. Executive Order 12906.
  2. DHS Management Directive 4030, at 2-3.

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