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1. SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica (CGA) [SCAR_Gazetteer]
The SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica (CGA) has been compiled over a period of 19 years (commenced 1992) and consists of 36,620 names that correspond to 18,623 features. The place names information ...

2. CEOS Climate Diagnostics [CEOS_CD]
The CEOS Climate Diagnostics web site was inspired by the ideas and foresight of Mitchell D. Goldberg, NOAA/NESDIS, SaTellite Applications and Research (STAR), and Chief of the Satellite Meteorology ...

3. Atlas of Antarctic Research [USARC_Antarctic_Atlas]
The Antarctic Atlas is an open-source, OGC-compliant viewer that has been designed to promote greater geographic awareness of the continent and the digital geospatial data that describe ...

4. The Climate TimeLine Information Tool: "Exploring Weather & Climate Change Through the Powers of 10" [NCDC_CLIMATE_TIMELINE]
"http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/ctl/" Designed as an online tool allowing users to examine climate change and variability at different time scales, the Climate TimeLine has been developed through ...

5. The World Factbook [CIA_World_Factbook]
The U.S. government's complete geographical handbook, featuring 267 full-color maps and flags of all nations and geographical entities. Each country profile tracks such demographics as population, ...

6. USGS CMG Gazette [USGS_CMG_Gazette]
This site shows the breakdown of locations by country and ocean. It allows the user to look at a hierarchy system on where to locate and classify bodies of water, countries, and islands.

7. USGS's National Geologic Map Database [USGS-NGMDB]
Geoscience resource for maps and related data about: geology, hazards, earth resources, geophysics, geochemistry, geochronology, paleontology, and marine geology. http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/

8. USGS Geographic Names Information System: United States and Territories Online Database [GNIS]
The U.S. Board on Geographic Names is a Federal body created in 1890 and established in its present form by Public Law in 1947 to maintain uniform geographic name usage throughout the Federal Government. ...

9. Web Map Organizer [Map_Organizer]
The MapOrganizer is a complete application for managing the workflow of discovery, display, creation and editing a spatially organized view of multimedia Web or Intranet based resources. The MapOrganiser ...

10. USDA Geospatial Data Gateway [USDA_Geo_Gateway]
The Geospatial Data Gateway or Geo-Data Gateway provides easy and consistent access to natural resource data. You can search for available data by geographic area such as county or state, use our ...

11. Gazetteer for Scotland [Scot_Gaz]
(Adapted from Gazetteer for Scotland home page) The Gazetteer for Scotland is a vast geographical database, featuring details of towns, villages, bens and glens from the Scottish ...

12. The National Map Gazetteer Query Web Services [UGSG-Nat-Map_Gaz]   PARENT SERF
The The National Map Gazetteer Query Web Service returns the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) point from a copy of the USGS_GNIS datasets hosted at the EROS Data Center. View ...

13. GEOnet Names Server (GNS) [GEONET]
* The GEOnet Names Server (GNS) provides access to the National Imagery and Mapping Agency's (NIMA) database of foreign geographic feature names. The database is the official repository ...

14. The Alexandria Digital Library Gazetteer Server [Alex-Dig_Gaz-00]
The ADL gazetteer, a geospatially defined geographic name datasets or a place-name index, allows a user to find earth features by typing in the name associated with that feature, ...

15. Owsview Viewer Client Generator [Owsview]
Owsview is a web-based thin client which supports discovery, access and visualization of supported specifications of the OpenGIS Consortium (OGC) and Canadian Geospatial Data Infrastructure (CGDI) ...

16. Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer [KENTUCKY_GAZETTEER]
Adapted from Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer Homepage: You can search the Gazetteer by the name of a feature - a place, stream, road, etc. - and optionally restrict the search to a specific county. If ...

17. USGS Geographic Names Information System: Antarctica Online Database [GNIS_ANTARCTICA]
The Antarctica Geographic Names Data Base contains geographic names in Antarctica which are approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names for use by the Federal Government. Users may obtain the ...

18. Getty's Online Thesaurus of Geographic Names [01-GeogName-99]
(Summary adapted from Getty Rearch Institute's web site) The Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN) contains approximately 900,000 records for places, arranged in hierarchies representing all ...

19. Washington Place Names Database [Wash_Place_Name]
(Adapted from Washington Place Names' Home Page) An informal timeline by way of an introduction to the database. The many small tribes of Washington each had their own name for the forests, streams, ...

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