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USGS Geographic Names Acquisition Plan Objectives for FY14 - The National Map

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2014
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2014-01-24 16:03:00

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U.S. Geological Survey, Department of the Interior - The annual Geographic Names acquisition plan is to collect geographic name data over the United States and its territories through the Board on Geographic Names processes. The U.S. Board on Geographic Names is a Federal body created in 1890 and established in its present form by Public Law in 1947 to maintain uniform geographic name usage throughout the Federal Government. The Board comprises representatives of Federal agencies concerned with geographic information, population, ecology, and management of public lands. Sharing its responsibilities with the Secretary of the Interior, the Board promulgates official geographic feature names with locative attributes as well as principles, [...]

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PlannedAcquisition-GeographicNames.xml
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  • National Geospatial Program
  • The National Map

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