The American Red Cross in Fairbanks and the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) are conducting a mapathon to update spatial data in Delta Junction in a format compatible with 911 computer-assisted dispatch.
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Collaborate with HOT to apply the principles of open source and open data sharing for humanitarian response and economic development.
Help create relevant mapping information for the census area of Delta Junction, Alaska, which will be used for Disaster Assessment and Disaster Relief Operations.
With your help, responders will have access to a common-operating picture to community directions and addresses to arrive on-scene more quickly to perform life-saving duties.
OpenStreetMap mapping specialists will be present both in person and virtually.