INSPIRE Knowledge Base

National Land Survey of Iceland

LMO Description
Organisation: 
National Land Survey of Iceland
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    National
    Iceland
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>The National Land Survey of Iceland ensures that geographical data on Iceland considered essential for the community are always available, with government authorities assisting in matters connected with this endeavour.<br /> The National Land Survey of Iceland collects geographical data used for the benefit of the community. The data are utilized in matters connected, for example, with natural disasters and to ensure the safety of people travelling in the country.<br /> The National Land Survey of Iceland disseminates geographical information to users through innovative and viable methods.</p>
    Main Activities: 
    Geodetic network and hight network Geographic Information databese for whole Iceland (GIS) Mapping and publishing maps