Archiving Maps and Data
Published Tuesday, August 02, 2005 by CCAer | E-mail this post
FWC.COM reports today
that the USGS
is facing problems archiving data and maps. My favourite line from this story is that someone “had to consult old-fashioned printed maps to check if power lines encroached on a particular area of land.” I hadn’t realized that paper maps were so out of fashion already.