National Atlas & Thematic Mapping Organisation
Government of India, (Deptt. of Science & Technology)

Functions

  •      Main Functions of this organization are :

  •    Compilation of the National Atlas of India in Hindi, English and other regional languages .

  •    Preparation of thematic maps based on socio-economic, physical, cultural, environmental,

  •    demographic and other issues.

  •    Any other work entrusted by the Central Government or its agencies to NATMO .

  •    Automated mapping and GIS application for increasing efficiency in mapping technique.

  •    Geographical researches .

  •    Digital cartographic research and training .
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  •    Golden Map Service covering whole of India especially towns and cities .

  •    Web based maps and atlases making and updating .

  •    Preparation of maps/atlases for visually impaired.

  •    Digital mapping and training using Remote sensing, GPS and GIS technology .

  •    International collaboration in thematic and atlas cartography .

  •    Capacity building and infrastructure development .

  •    Documentation and publicity.

  •    Any other work as entrusted to NATMO by the Department of Science &

  •    Technology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India.

 

 


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