||CNIG of Portugal is proud to announce the official opening of "GEOCID"!
The official opening has just taken place today, (05.07.98 at 11:00 am, Lisbon time), during a ceremony chaired by the
Portuguese Minister of Science and Technology and the Secretary of State
of the Ministry of Public Works, Planning and Territory Administration.
The GEOCID, sponsored by the European Commission through the Regional
Funds, was opened with the release first ever in the world on the
Internet of the complete national coverage of digital aerial
ortho-photos corresponding to the "portrait" of the territory taken in
the Summer of 1995 with colour infrared film, at the scale of 1:40 000.
We invite you to visit Geocid's site in <a href="http://geocid-snig.cnig.pt">http://geocid-snig.cnig.pt!</a>