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Volunteered Geographic Information Workshop Notes

Opening Remarks

Notes from USGS Session


Morgan Bearden, U. S. Geological Survey - History of Volunteer Mapping at USGS

Nama Budhathoki, University of Illinois - Volunteer mappers: Who are they and why do they map? For more information please contact the author at

Joel Cline, NOAA - Cooperative Observer Program

Steve Coast, Open Street Map - Open Street Map

Kari Craun, U. S. Geological Survey - Opening Remarks

Mark Demulder, U. S. Geological Survey - The National Map

Katie Filbert, Wikimedia Foundation - Wikimedia: volunteer-generated content

Brady Forrest, O'Reilly Publications

Sean Gorman, Fortiusone

Muki Haklay, University College, London

Jeremy Irish, & - Groundspeak: Lessons in Building Community

Casey McCullar, Tele Atlas

Andrew McLaughlin, Executive Office of the President

Michal Migurski, Stamen Design - What and Why

Greg Newman, Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory - Citizen Science, Participatory GIS, and Community Based Monitoring

Dan Sui, Ohio State

Mike Thompson, Technigraphics Freedom Web - Freedom Web

Andrew Turner, Fortiusone - Crowd-Sourced Official Data: Collection, Curation, Contribution between Volunteers and Government

Helena Zinkham, Library of Congress - When Geo Info Isn’t the Goal: Flickr Pilot Project at the Library of Congress

Breakout Session Minutes

Business Perspective Notes - Kari Craun

Quality Assurance I Notes - Dalia Varanka

Quality Assurance II Notes - Larry Moore

Technical Session Ia Notes - Greg Matthews

Technical Session Ib Notes - Doug Nebert

Technical Session Ic - OSM Implementation Diagram - Larry Moore

Technology II Notes - Eric Wolf

Volunteer Management Notes - Morgan Bearden

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