Identifying Resources

Identifying Resources to Submit to the BTAA Geoportal

The BTAA Geoportal holds metadata records that point to geospatial data, maps, aerial imagery, and websites hosted online by external organizations. It is the role of the Team members to seek out new content for the geoportal. Regional or national collections will be selected by the Collections Steering Group.

Review the Collection Strategy and the Collection Development Policy for more details.

Places to find public domain collections

  • State GIS clearinghouses
  • State agencies (especially DNRs and DOTs)
  • County or city GIS departments
  • Library digital collections
  • Research institutes
  • Nonprofit organizations

Last update: August 23, 2022