This section provides links to other informative, GIS-related websites.

Internet Mapping Services

Marine Resource Geographic Information System

Tampa Bay Area Contingency Plan (ACP)

Big Cypress Watershed (BCW) website

Application of GIS technology

Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center

National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (formerly National Imagery and Mapping Agency)

National Wetlands Inventory (NWI), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

The Global Land One-km Base Elevation (GLOBE) Project, NOAA

National Gap Analysis Program, A Geographic Approach to Planning for Biological Diversity

"My Environment": a Web-based tool that provides a wide range of federal, state and local information about environmental conditions and features in an area of your choice

Software and Resources


Terraserver, from Microsoft

National Geospatial Program

GlobeXplorer-Commercial Archive of Earth Imagery

Land Boundary Information System-DOQQs

Watershed Tools Directory: Data Collection/Measurement/Assessment Tools

U.S.Geological Survey Planetary GIS Web Server-PIGWAD, Planetary Interactive G.I.S.-on-the-Web Analyzable Database

U.S. Geological Survey

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service GIS Home Page

National Park Service GIS page

Intergraph home page

Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center

National Atlas of the United States

The Coastal Data Information Program-Scrpips Institute of Oceanography

NOAA Digital Coast

Reference and Information

Dictionary of Abbreviations and Acronyms in Geographic Information Systems, Cartography and Remote Sensing

The Center for Advances Spatial Technologies

Notes and Study Materials for GIS and the Geographer's Craft

ESRI GIS Dictionary

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