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


Summary
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).

Related URL
Link: DOWNLOAD SOFTWARE
Description: GRASS program for download.


Link: PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: GRASS project home page.

ISO Topic Category
FARMING
BIOTA


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.


Keywords
Geographic Informatin Systems
GIS
Raster Data
Topographic Data
Vector Data
Image Viewing
Image Processing
Graphics
Open Source



Distribution
Distribution_Media: WWW
Fees: None

Distribution_Media: FTP
Fees: None

Distribution_Media: CD-ROM/DVD

Distribution_Media: USB Key


Personnel
MARKUS NETELER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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


Publications/References
Markus Neteler and Helena Mitasova. Open Source GIS: A GRASS GIS
Approach. Springer, New York, 3. Edition 2008.
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2003-01-06
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-07-26



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