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Oct 18, 2005

Outsourcing USGS

A new report on the U.S. Geological Survey outsourcing its map making functions. reports the agency is considering outsourcing or eliminating most of its major mapping operations, saying that commercial remote-sensing products and other advanced technologies have replaced field surveyors. The move would cost about 400 employees their jobs.

From The Map Room & Cartography.