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Monitoring Colonias along the United States-Mexico border

Fact Sheet 2004-3070

Prepared in cooperation with U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and Instituto Nacional de Estadistica Geografia e Informatica
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Abstract

The Colonias Monitoring Program provides a publicly accessible, binational, GIS database to enable civic leaders and c itizens to inventory, analyze, and monitor growth, housing, and infrastructure in border communities. High-technology tools are provided to support planning efforts and development along the border, using a sustainable and comprehensive approach. The collective information can be used by nongovernmental organizations in preparing grant and loan applications for community-improvement projects.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Monitoring Colonias along the United States-Mexico border
Series title:
Fact Sheet
Series number:
2004-3070
Edition:
-
Year Published:
2004
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Contributing office(s):
U.S. Geological Survey
Description:
6 p.
Scale:
24000