Recent News

With the recent upgrade of the GII Portal, there have been improvements made to the way in which Parcel Data is displayed. The data is now categorized by Residential and Non-Residential per state.
On 24 April 2018, four Electric Layers were moved from the HIFLD Open platform into the HIFLD Secure platform out of concerns raised by a member of the HIFLD Community. These layers included the following: 1.       Natural Gas Receipt Delivery Points 2.       Electric Substations 3.       Power Plants 4.       Natural Gas Interconnects
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.
Join us for the DHS Geospatial Management Office (GMO) hosted session at the Esri Federal GIS Conference on Tuesday March 20th from 2:00 to 4:00 in room 143C at the convention center in Washington D.C. For those unable to attend, a call bridge will be provided. Users do not have to register for the conference to attend this session, although registration is free to government employees and… Read More
Thanks to all those who attended the HIFLD Feedback Session! This event will be held Monday, December 11th, 2017 at USGS in Reston, VA. Please see the draft agenda attached. Click here to register: More details to follow as we approach the meeting!


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