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FGDCFederal Geographic Data Committee
FGDCFederal Geospatial Data Committee (USGS)
FGDCFrozen Ground Data Center (National Snow and Ice Data Center)
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We particularly appreciate the work of INSPIRE, FGDC, Botswana SDI initiative, South American SDI and the South African SDI and several researchers on the subject.
Geospatial clearinghouses are Internet sites devoted to disseminating spatial data online following the FGDC guidelines for organization and metadata (Decker, 2001, p.
(8) Developing standards for federal digital spatial data storage and mapping came under the authority and guidance of the newly created Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) established in USGS.
The ability to store FGDC metadata is inherent in ESRI's ArcGIS desktop product.
The Alexandria Project has emphasized the development of metadata, and has concluded that neither the Machine-Readable Cataloguing (MARC) nor the Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) metadata standard is sufficient to describe cartographic resources like those indexed in the ADL.
The National States Geographic Information Council (NSGIC) and the Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) became concerned about the lack of guidance regarding access to spatial information.
The concept was developed by representatives of county, regional, state, federal, and other organizations under the auspices of the Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC).