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Hazards Data Distribution System
Entry ID: USGS_HDDS

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Summary
Abstract: In order to assist in the rapid characterization of Earth surface locations prior to and after significant events, the USGS coordinates satellite and aerial imagery and related data distribution to emergency responders. The Hazards Data Distribution System (HDDS) provides data search and download capabilities. Users are able to obtain full-resolution GeoTIFF images or JPEG images at medium and low quality compressions.
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Description: Hazards Data Distribution System.

Description: USGS Emergency Operations - View Imagery Before and After a Disaster.
Service Citation
Originators: USGS Center for Earth Resources Observation and Science
Title: Hazards Data Distribution System
Provider: USGS Center for Earth Resources Observation and Science
URL: http://hdds.usgs.gov/hdds/
Service Keywords
METADATA HANDLING >DATA DISCOVERY Parameter Definition
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >DATA DELIVERY Parameter Definition
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS >WEB-BASED GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS Parameter Definition

Ancillary Keywords
Natural Disaster
Disasters
GIS
Geographic Information Systems

Service Provider
DOI/USGS/EROS > Earth Resources Observation and Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://eros.usgs.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: EROS CENTER
Phone: 605-594-6151
Phone: 800-252-4547
Fax: 605-594-6589
Email: lta at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
LTA Customer Services
U.S. Geological Survey
EROS Center
47914 252nd Street
City: Sioux Falls
Province or State: SD
Postal Code: 57198-0001
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
EROS CENTER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 605-594-6151
Phone: 800-252-4547
Fax: 605-594-6589
Email: lta at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
LTA Customer Services
U.S. Geological Survey
EROS Center
47914 252nd Street
City: Sioux Falls
Province or State: SD
Postal Code: 57198-0001
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2010-05-20
SERF Last Revision Date: 2013-02-06
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