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All items tagged as "National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI)"
December 30, 2015

The USGS National Geospatial Program is excited to announce the inclusion of U.S. Census Bureau’s Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing (TIGER) roads data for the new US Topo maps, starting with the state of Wisconsin.

Also tagged: Geodata, Topographic Mapping
March 25, 2015

Details on Dr. David Cowen's keynote address at the 2015 UW-Madison Geospatial Summit.

March 18, 2015

A bill has been introduced to promote data transparency in the management of federal geospatial data.

February 28, 2015

Details on the 2015 UW-Madison Geospatial Summit.

February 23, 2015

Coalition of Geospatial Organizations’ (COGO) Report Card on the U.S. National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) highlighted at news briefing.

August 08, 2012

The technical services branch of the Wisconsin Legislature recently began a project aimed at improving the flow of geospatial data between local governments and the U.S. Census Bureau.

Also tagged: Geodata, Software
July 26, 2012

The U.S. Census Bureau is encouraging Wisconsin counties to consider participating in their County Consolidated Boundary and Annexation Survey (C-BAS).  The deadline to participate is August 1.

Also tagged: U.S Census
July 13, 2012

A recently-published report commissioned by Governor Scott Walker suggests Wisconsin has fallen behind as an innovator in geospatial information services, and offers specific recommendations to address this problem.

July 12, 2012

Program allows geospatial content providers to send their data to Google.

Also tagged: Geodata
May 31, 2011

(May 2012 - September 2014) GeoData@Wisconsin is an implementation of the open source OpenGeoPortal software originally created by Tufts University.  It will replace WISCLINC though different in audience and functionality as data will currently be restricted to UW faculty, students and staff.  Additional efforts include an index of most commonly sought Wisconsin GIS data sources on our website as well as collaborative efforts with the Wisconsin GIO's office toward creating a Wisconsin...

November 11, 2010

The $800,000 NSDI CAP provides seed funding across six categories related to geospatial collaboration, standards development, metadata, and return on investment (ROI) methodology and business case development.

January 11, 2007

Applications for the 2007 National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NDSI) Cooperative Agreements Program must be submitted by January 26. Wisconsin applicants have been very successful in recent years.