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Companies and Agencies

This page contains a variety of resources for teachers and students. It includes information regarding Companies and Agencies in GIS and GIS fields that can be found on the Internet.

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Agencies | Companies


Federal Agencies


NGS (National Geodetic Survey)

NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)

National Park Service

  • National Park Service ( ParkNet is your official gateway to the sites and services of the National Park Service. Check out our current features or use our

  • National Park Service GIS ( GIS (Geographic Information System) is a computer-based tool for analyzing and mapping things that exist and events that happen on Earth.

US Coast Navigation Center

Federal Geographic Data Committee

  • Federal Geographic Data Committee ( The Federal Geographic Data Committee coordinates the development of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI).

US Army Corp of Engineers

US Census Bureau

North Carolina



GIS Companies

  • AutoDesk
    Autodesk - The PC Design Software Leader
    Main home page for Autodesk, Inc., the world's leading supplier of advanced PC design tools, including AutoCAD, AutoCAD LT, Autodesk Inventor, Mechanical Desktop, and Autodesk MapGuide.

    ESRI - The GIS Software Leader, Because Geography Matters (
    ESRI is the world leader in GIS (geographic information system) software and technology. This site features free GIS software, online mapping and GIS training, demos, data, product and service information, user scripts, and much more.

  • GE Smallworld Spatial Technologies
    GE Smallworld (

  • Intergraph
    Computer Graphics - Intergraph Corporation

  • MapInfo
    MapInfo (


GPS Companies

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Parts of this list originally compiled by Curt Johnson of the NC Geodetic Survey (2000) for use by the North Carolina State Univeristy GIS in Education students. Edited, annotated, and added to by Shannon White in April 2002.




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