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Jonathan Bias

Program: Geo-Launchpad

Year: 2020

Mentor: Amanda Lowe and Christy-Ann Archuleta (USGS), Max Miller


Uncharted Territory: Reviewing the USGS Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for future hydrographic mapping endeavors


About Jonathan (he/him)

Jonathan is currently studying at Front Range Community College to obtain his Associate’s in Geography. He plans to transfer to University of Colorado Boulder where he will major in Geographic Information Systems and minor in Geology. During his time with the Geo-Launchpad internship, Jonathan was involved in the inspection and assessment of IFSAR-derived Hydrography data and standard operating procedures for the National Geospatial Technical Operations Center staff. Along with this data review, Jonathan compiled test results and recommendations to ensure accurate, up to date data is being delivered to the National Hydrography Dataset, in addition to future USGS enterprises.