Last week President Obama announced the administration’s Climate Data Initiative. What’s in it for geospatial professionals? For the citizens of the United States? What might its impact be on other global challenges?
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Esri Supports White House Climate Data Initiative - Directions Magazine
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The Defense Department is using GeoSHAPE tool that will soon be available to assist countries and organizations dealing with the deadly consequences of hurricanes, earthquakes and other disasters and humanitarian crises, experts from DoD. The open-source tool is not directly related to shapefiles; the acronym stands for geospatial tool for security, humanitarian assistance and partnership engagement....