The USGS National Geospatial Program is changing its process for finding and selecting partnerships for geospatial data acquisition partnerships beginning in Federal Fiscal Year 2024. Sue Buto will will provide a brief introduction and plans for the new process. Megan Lang will then briefly introduce the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Wetlands Inventory Geospatial Dataset and associated data production and maintenance procedures, and then describe plans to enhance coordination and interoperability with 3DHP. The data acquisition process, leveraging of new mapping technologies, and 3DHP coordination needs and potential solutions will be discussed. Audience feedback from this session will be used to better understand the needs of stakeholders.
- Sue Buto, Hydrography Data Acquisition Lead, USGS and Megan Lang, National Wetlands Inventory Chief Scientist
Date: July 19, 2023