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Geographic Names Information System (point)

Geographic Names Information System (point)

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Updated: 2014-10-16 14:48:00

Publisher: U.S. Board of Geographic Names

Publication Date: 1-May-81

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SKU: GNIS_ALL_USGS Category:

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Geographic Names Information System (point)

The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is the Federal standard for geographic nomenclature in support of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names. See http://geonames.usgs.gov/domestic/feature_class.htm for feature class values and definitions.

[Keywords: location economy society environment structure imageryBaseMapsEarthCover inlandWaters transportation utilitiesCommunication Feature identification Geographic feature Geographical feature Geographic name Geographical name Feature name Official feature name Place name Variant name Feature coordinates Feature state Feature county Feature class Feature history Feature description Feature designation GNIS structure transportation utilitiesCommunication location inlandWaters intelligenceMilitary ]