Posts Tagged ‘policy’

Investigating Groundwater in Montana Informs State Water Policy Decisions

The Ground Water Investigation Program at the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology seeks to provide answers to communities about the status of local groundwater. This article was updated on March 1st, 2016. As in many western states, officials in Montana have long been concerned with water. Montana’s landmass is the size of Japan, and […]

Data to Decisions: GEO Value Plans Workshop for 2016

GEO Value seeks to build a case-based framework for transforming data to action at its March 2016 workshop.

GEO Helps Launch Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data

Global data collaboration has long been a driving goal of the Group on Earth Observations. The recent launch of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data promises to help forward that goal.

New Global Ocean Acidification Observing Network Brings Multi-National Approach

Here, we describe major elements of the Global Ocean Acidification Observing Network (GOA-ON) Requirements and Governance Plan.

3D Visualizations for a Three-Dimensional World

Using technologically advancing GIS data for public decision making/policy.