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USGS and Disaster Response

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The US Geological Survey (USGS) has a broad program in Southern California monitoring natural disasters. USGS is also providing light detection and ranging (LIDAR) for the nation, and making all of the data available from that.

L.A. Data

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The data team at the L.A. mayor's office focuses on three areas: open data (spatial data or performance data), putting data to work, and analyzing spatial data in spatial segments.

Mapping on the Move

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As government bodies, businesses, and individuals find innovative new applications for UAVs, geographic information system (GIS) technology often has a key part to play.