GIS Dictionary | Letter N

– N –

National Map Accuracy Standards (NMAS)
Standards established in 1941 by the U.S. Bureau of the Budget to set accuracy standards for all federally produced maps.

GIS Acronyms that start with N

NEPA – National Environmental Policy Act (1969)

NMAS – National Map Accuracy Standards

NOAA – National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NSDI – National Spatial Data Infrastructure

NSPS – National Society of Professional Surveyors

NTF – Neutral Transfer Format (formerly National Transfer Format), which is used by the Ordnance Survey in Britain.

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