Glossary

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CSW
Catalog Service for the Web
GBIF
Global Biodiversity Information Facility
GIS
Geographic Information Systems:
GLOBE
The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment Program
GPS
Global Positioning System
GNS
Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences
IOT
Internet of Things
LRIS
Land Resource Information Systems
LINZ
Land Information New Zealand
MBIE
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
MAIN
Mapping, Analysis and Information Network Trust
NIWA
National Institute of Water and Atmosphere
PSP
Participatory Science Platform
QGIS
Quantum GIS
REC
River Environment Classification
T.E.R.R.A.I.N.
Taranaki Educational Resource,Research, Analysis and Information Network
Wiki
A place where people can collaborate and share knowledge
WFS
Web Feature Services
WMS
Web Mapping Services

Catalog Service for the Web

Global Biodiversity Information Facility

Geographic Information Systems:

The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment Program

Global Positioning System

Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences

Internet of Things

Land Resource Information Systems

Land Information New Zealand

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Mapping, Analysis and Information Network Trust

National Institute of Water and Atmosphere

National Institute of Water and Atmosphere

Quantum GIS

River Environment Classification

Taranaki Educational Resource,Research, Analysis and Information Network

A place where people can collaborate and share knowledge

Web Feature Services

Web Mapping Services