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Hazards Data Distribution System
Entry ID: USGS_HDDS

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Summary
Abstract: After a major disaster, a satellite image or a collection of aerial photography is frequently the fastest, most effective way to determine the scope and severity of the event. With that goal, the USGS operates the Hazards Data Distribution System (HDDS) to process and deliver satellite and aerial imagery in near-real time during natural or human-caused disasters (e.g., hurricanes or oil spills). ... View entire text
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Description: USGS Emergency Operations - View Imagery Before and After a Disaster.
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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://eros.usgs.gov/doi-remote-sensing-activities/2013/hazards-dat...
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, 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, 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: 2015-06-22
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