NRIS partners with USGS for National Hydrography Dataset
Montana State Library is pleased to announce that the Natural Resource Information System (NRIS) has been funded through a one-year cooperative agreement with the USGS to provide stewardship and coordination for the Montana portion of the National Hydrography Dataset (NHD).
The National Hydrography Dataset is a comprehensive set of digital spatial data that contains information about surface water features such as lakes, ponds, streams, rivers, springs and wells. NRIS offers Montana's NHD for download at http://nris.state.mt.us/nsdi/nhd/ .
This project has the following specific objectives:
The success of this effort will largely depend upon having an active Working Group to provide guidance to the project. If you are interested in participating, please contact Sibyl Govan at email@example.com .