Missions and Functions
- To serve as FEMA’s Geospatial Information Office to oversee
and coordinate proper documentation and use of agency-created
geospatial data through shared investment and cost avoidance, applied
use of GIS technology, and administration of robust and high quality
geospatial technology and services in support of emergency management.
Ensure GIS data quality by
providing accurate, reliable and complete core GIS data and a central
Operate and maintain a GIS
bus for easy and common access to geographic information, tools and
GIS Enterprise Portfolio as an efficient, cost-effective and
sustainable use of GIS technology throughout the organization.
GIS knowledge base through the use of effective, broad-reaching
communications and mission oriented training.
maintain the Mapping and Analysis Center (MAC) to provide geospatial
analysis and situational awareness during disasters, emergencies, exercises, events,
Last Modified: Friday, 30-Apr-2010