Volunteered Geographic Information: VGI - A new term? #feduc

A new term? Volunteered geographic information (VGI)? During demos at the ESRI Federal User’s Conference the term was used repeatedly to describe how anyone from GIS users to tourists could contribute location-based information in real-time to decision-makers. Do we need another term where "crowd sourced" more common in the vernacular of contributing geospatial information.

Published Thursday, February 18th, 2010

Written by Joe Francica

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