NRCS

Natural Resources Conservation Service

NRO

National Reconnaissance Office


ODC

Open Data Consortium

OECD

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

OGC

Open GIS Consortium, Inc. [Open Geospatial Consortium as of September 2004]

OMB

Office of Management and Budget

ORBIMAGE

Orbital Image Corp.


QE2

Queen Elizabeth II (Ocean Liner)


RAM

Random access memory


SeaWiFS

Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor

SPOT

Systeme Probatoire Pour l’Observation de la Terre


TIGER

Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing system


UCC

Uniformed Commercial Code

UCITA

Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act

UNESCO

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

URISA

Urban and Regional Information Systems Association

USC

United States Code

USDA

U.S. Department of Agriculture

USGS

U.S. Geological Survey



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