Thursday, October 19, 2006

No metadata, no worries... Ya right!

This classic response came through a GIS discussion list recently
regarding accessing data from the datadepot. How's this opener "No one
seemed concerned that DataDepot doesn't include metadata"... Really..
Nobody seems concerned?? Well, if I was paying for the "Free" data I'd
be concerned! In an effort to get metadata for some of the "free" data
the guy bought, he resulted to searching for other resources which
yielded a State resource that provided much more recent imagery plus