Geodata Institute established


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The National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) of the National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NESDIS) has joined with the Colorado School of Mines to establish the Cooperative Institute for Geodata Management and Applications (CIGMA), located on the school's campus in Golden, Colo. CIGMA will aim to provide “a unique national focus” for research and development related to processing, storage, application, access, and protection of geophysical and geological data resources.