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2008-10-28 15:00:23

Standards developed by the members of the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC) play a key role in OneGeology (www.onegeology.org), a global project to produce the first digital geological map of the world. OneGeology, launched in August, 2008 at the 33rd International Geological Congress in Oslo, Norway, is now supported by 94 nations and seven international umbrella bodies. It is the flagship project for the UN International Year of Planet Earth 2008. Geological maps are essential for...