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Geographic Resources Analysis Support System (GRASS)Entry ID: GRASS
Abstract: GRASS (Geographic Resources Analysis Support System), is a free and open source Geographic Information System (GIS) software suite used for geospatial data management and analysis, image processing, graphics and maps production, spatial modeling, and visualization. GRASS GIS is currently used in academic and commercial settings around the world, as well as by many governmental agencies and environmental consulting companies. It is a founding member of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo).
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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.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: neteler at osgeo.org
Fondazione Mach - Centro di Ecologia Alpina Attn. M. Neteler/OSGeo Caserma
City: Viote del Monte Bondone (Trento)
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 38100
Markus Neteler and Helena Mitasova. Open Source GIS: A GRASS GIS
Approach. Springer, New York, 3. Edition 2008.
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