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Geospatial Quality Council

Geographic Information Systems
for Quality Assurance Professionals


Developed by the US EPA Geographic Information Systems-Quality Assurance (GIS-QA) Team

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Table of Contents
Section I - Modules - Presenters
The Importance of GIS-QA Jeffery Worthington, OEI
Section II - References
Policy and Program Requirements for the Mandatory Agency-Wide Quality System EPA Order 5360.1 CHG1, 07/16/98
Coordination of Surveying, Mapping, and Related Spatial Data Activities Office of Management and Budget - Circular No.
A-16 Revised, 10/19/1990
Coordinating Geographic data Acquisition and Access: The National Spatial data Infrastructure Executive Order 12906,
Chapter 13 - Locational Data USEPA,Office of Information Policy Manual 2100 CHG 2
Strategic Plan for Geographic Information System Quality Assurance in the EPA USEPA, ORD, EPA/600/R-00/009
Section III - QA Tools
Information Flow Chart
Region 8 GPS and Project QA Considerations and SOPs


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