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03-01-2007, 01:01 PM
US Govt. and NASA links:

Aster earth monitor satellite - http://asterweb.jpl.nasa.gov/

Aura atmospheric monitor satellite - http://aura.gsfc.nasa.gov/

BLM, land management and land records - http://www.geocommunicator.gov/GeoComm/index.html

coastal remote sensing - http://www.csc.noaa.gov/crs/rs_info/

crops and associate data, some MODIS - http://www.pecad.fas.usda.gov/cropexplorer/index.cfm

global hydrology and climate - http://www.nsstc.org/ghcc/index.html

ICESat Ice, Cloud,and land Elevation Satellite - http://icesat.gsfc.nasa.gov/

marine geology and geophysics - http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/mggd.html

National Geodetic Survey, - http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/
GPS base stations - http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/CORS/cors-data.html

National Map. USGS - http://nationalmap.usgs.gov/

NIMA, rather now NGA - http://www.nga.mil/portal/site/nga01/

NPS - http://www.nps.gov/gis/

shuttle radar elevation data (SRTM) - ftp://edcsgs9.cr.usgs.gov/pub/data/srtm/

USFS's VENTILATION CLIMATE INFORMATION SYSTEM, assessing values of air quality and visibility at risk from wildland fires - http://www.fs.fed.us/pnw/fera/vent/data.html

USGS GEODE, geologic data - http://dss1.er.usgs.gov/geode_frame.htm

USGS, current water resources conditions - http://water.usgs.gov/waterwatch/

USF&WS, wetland mapper - http://wetlandsfws.er.usgs.gov/

Wildland Wildfire Support, multi-agency - http://geomac.usgs.gov/

WINDS, QuikSCAT satellite which collects ocean winds data - http://winds.jpl.nasa.gov/

Country, State and other local links:

Canada - http://www.ccrs.nrcan.gc.ca/ccrs/homepg.pl?e and http://atlas.gc.ca/site/english/index.html

Illinois - http://www.isgs.uiuc.edu/nsdihome/

Indiana - and http://www.indiana.edu/~gisdata/

Indianapolis - http://www6.indygov.org/imagis/

Kentucky - http://kygeonet.ky.gov/

Lousiana - http://atlas.lsu.edu/

Montana - http://nris.state.mt.us/gis/

North Vancouver - http://www.geoweb.dnv.org/

Russia - http://ckm.iszf.irk.ru/index_e.htm

UN data - http://www.grid.unep.ch/data/index.php

Washington - http://www3.wadnr.gov/dnrapp6/dataweb/dmmatrix.html

Wisconsin - http://www.geography.wisc.edu/sco/

University of Maryland, landcover and other imagery/data - http://glcf.umiacs.umd.edu/index.shtml

Various data portals and other links:

climatological database for the world's oceans 1750-1850 - http://www.ucm.es/info/cliwoc/

geography network (ESRI) - http://www.geographynetwork.com/ (US) and http://www.geographynetwork.ca/ (Canada)

linux tracker - http://www.lraiser.com/

ResMap, "free" satellite imagery - http://www.resmap.com/index.html

National Geographic Society - http://plasma.nationalgeographic.com/mapmachine/

Nature Conservancy GIS page - http://gis.tnc.org/

The Nationwide Consortium for Remote Sensing Education, Research, and Geospatial Applications, links to some state imagery - http://www.americaview.org/

The National States Geographic Information Council (NSGIC) - http://www.nsgic.org/

The Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC) - http://www.opengeospatial.org/

The OPEN DATA CONSORTIUM - http://www.opendataconsortium.org/

University Consortium for Geographic Information Science - http://www.ucgis.org/

Directions Magazine - http://www.directionsmag.com/
Earth Imaging Journal - http://www.eijournal.com/
Geocartio International Centre - http://www.geocarto.com/index.html
GeoCommunity - http://www.geocomm.com/
GeoPlace - http://www.geoplace.com/
GeoSpatialSolutions - http://www.geospatial-online.com/geospatialsolutions/
GISCafe - http://www01.giscafe.com/
GISLounge - http://gislounge.com/
GISmonitor - http://www.gismonitor.com/
GISUser - http://gisuser.com/
Imaging Notes - http://www.imagingnotes.com/