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Geographic Resources Analysis Support System (GRASS)
Entry ID: GRASS

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Summary
Abstract: The Geographic Resources Analysis Support System (GRASS) is a Geographic Information System (GIS) used for data management, image processing, graphics production, spatial modeling, and visualization of many types of data. It is free software released under GNU General Public License (GPL). Originally written by the U.S. Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratories (USA-CERL, 1982-1995), a ... View entire text
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Description: GRASS program for download.

Description: Available GRASS data for download.
Service Citation
Originators: U.S. Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratories
Title: Geographic Resources Analysis Support System (GRASS)
Release_Date: 1999-01-01
Provider: GRASS Development Team/OSGeo
URL: http://grass.osgeo.org/
Service Keywords
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >VISUALIZATION/IMAGE PROCESSING Parameter Definition
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS >DESKTOP GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS Parameter Definition

Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >AGRICULTURAL AQUATIC SCIENCES Parameter Definition
AGRICULTURE >ANIMAL SCIENCE Parameter Definition
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Access Constraints GRASS will only work under the following platforms:

UNIX environment through a graphical user interface and shell in X-Window,
MS-Windows (NT/2000/XP/Vista natively or with Cygwin), and MacOS X.
Use Constraints GRASS is free software, you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the
terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software
Foundation, either version 2 of the license, or (at your option) any later
version. This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
Ancillary Keywords
Geographic Informatin Systems
GIS
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Service Provider
OSGEO > Open Source Geospatial Foundation Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: https://www.osgeo.org/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: MARKUS NETELER
Phone: +39-0461-939-545
Fax: +39-0461-939-545-190
Email: neteler at osgeo.org
Contact Address:
Fondazione Mach - Centro di Ecologia Alpina
Attn. M. Neteler/OSGeo
Caserma
City: Viote del Monte Bondone (Trento)
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 38100
Country: Italy
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: WWW
Fees: None
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Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Markus Neteler and Helena Mitasova. Open Source GIS: A GRASS GIS
Approach. Springer, New York, 3. Edition 2008.
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2003-01-06
SERF Last Revision Date: 2013-11-19
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