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ACRONYMS USED BY SCAR WG-GGI


ADD

Antarctic Digital Database

ADGRAV

Antarctic Digital Gravity project

ADMAP

Antarctic Digital Magnetic Anomalies Project

AGDI

Antarctic Geographic Data Integration project

AGS

ANTEC

Antarctic Geodesy Symposium

Antarctic Neotectonics project

BEDMAP

Bedrock Mapping project

CGA

Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica

COMNAP

Council of Managers of National Antarctic Program

DCDB

DGPS

Data Center for Digital Bathymetry

Differential Global Positioning System

DEM

DIF

Digital Elevation Model

Data Interchange Format

DORIS

EGM96

Doppler Orbitography Information System

Earth Geopotential Model 1996

GEBCO

General Bathymetric Chart of the Ocean

GIANT

Geodetic Infrastructure in Antarctica

GIS

GLOCHANT

Geographic Information System

Group of Specialists on Global Change and the Environment

GLONASS

Global Navigation Satellite System

GOSEAC

Group of Specialists on Environmental and Conservation Affairs

GPS

Global Positioning System

GRS

GSDI

Geodetic Reference System

Global Spatial Data Infrastructure

IAG

International Association of Geodesy

IERS

International Earth Rotation Service

IGES

International Geoid Service

IGEX

International GLONASS Experiment

IGS

International GPS Service

IHO

International Hydrographic Organistion

IOC

International Oceanographic Commission

ISCGM

International Steering Committee for Global Mapping

ISO TC211

International Standards Organisation - Technical Committee 211

ITRF

International Terrestrial Reference Frame

IUGG

International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics

JCADM

Joint Committee on Antarctic Data Management

KGIS

NADC

King George Island GIS

National Antarctic Data Centre

PRARE

Precise Range and Rate Experiment

RAMP

RADARSAT Antarctic Mapping Program

SPA

Specially Protected Area

SCAR

SSSI

Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research

Site of Special Scientific Interest

VLBI

Very Long Baseline Interferometry

WG-GGI

SCAR Working Group on Geodesy and Geographic Information