Monday, February 2, 2009

How GIS Aids Local Government and First Responders in Crises

Public Technology Institute:

"How GIS Aids Local Government and First Responders in Crises"

A new case-study guide illustrates how local government and utility first responders are using geospatial information in large-scale emergencies.
Published by PTI and the Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA), Geospatial Systems That Support Emergency and Disaster Operations: A Case Study Guide for Local Government and Utility First Responders is available until February 28, 2009 at no charge. After that date, the publication will be sold through the PTI Store.


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3 comments:

SBL Geomatics said...

GIS plays an important role in our life.It is vast and serving the world.Any way thanks for sharing.
regards
SBL Orthorectification

Richard Butgereit said...
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Richard Butgereit said...

The GIS activities of the Florida SERT were presented at the inaugural GITA ERS symposium -- http://tinyurl.com/flsertgis, but I couldn't get it together to get a case study in under a tight deadline.