Last week Secretary Kempthorne announced plans to appoint a Geographic Information Officer, or GIO, for the Department of the Interior. After having a week to ponder the announcement, our editors raise some practical and political questions about the position and who may fill it.
- Karen Siderelis is Named USGS Geographic Information Officer (press release)
- GIO Leads Geospatial Enterprise(Military Geospatial Technology article on Army's GIO
- National Geospatial Advisory Committee Endorses IFTN, Looks for Input (All Points Blog)
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