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Welcome to the Homeland Infrastructure Foundation-Level Data (HIFLD) Subcommittee Online Community. The HIFLD Homeland Infrastructure Foundation-Level Data (HIFLD) Subcommittee was established in 2002 to address improvements in collection, processing, sharing and protection of National geospatial information across multiple levels of government in order to help provide a common foundation for data visualization and analysis. For additional information on HIFLD Data and Upcoming Events please see below.

For inquiries please contact the HIFLD Support Team via the Contact Us Form; by email at HIFLD@HQ.dhs.gov, or by calling (202) 853-5361.

Recent News

Below are the HIFLD/GeoPlatform Feedback Session Presentation in PDF format for download. Day 1
The following document provides real-world examples – “use cases” – of how HIFLD Open and Secure datasets are being used to support Federal/state/local officials across the NP-PPMR&R mission communities. Although not exhaustive, these examples represent HIFLD’s significant impact to a wide range of uses and essential missions. The use cases were provided in the Spring of 2018 from outreach to… Read More
Sign up for the 2018 Joint HIFLD / GeoPlatform Session. This event will be held on Thursday, November 1st and Friday, November 2nd at the USGS National Center: 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston VA, 20192. This 2-day meeting is a collaborative event focused on “Driving Progress through Partnerships.”
Please Save-the-Date!  Please join us for this year’s combined -- Annual HIFLD Feedback Session and GeoPlatform Workshop!   - When:  Thursday, November 1st & Friday, November 2nd - Location:  USGS National Center: 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston VA, 20192  
Are you leveraging HIFLD Open or HIFLD Secure data to assist with your Homeland Security, Homeland Defense, or Emergency Preparedness needs?  During the Esri User Conference, the HIFLD Support Team will be hosting two “HIFLD Open Office Hour” Sessions which will allow attendees a chance to hear about:
Primary DHS Geospatial Stakeholders are invited to join the Geospatial Management Office as we build on momentum and goodwill generated from the Esri Fed UC GMO Session. The GMO will provide updates on key GMO and community activities and provide a forum for questions, concerns, and general dialog.


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