The unified mapping system of Yamal will be interesting for population
15:59 27 января 2017
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The unified mapping system of Yamal that took the third place on the All-Russian contest “The best informational and analytical instruments 2016” will be orientated for inhabitants of the region.
This information was given to IA “Sever-Press” by the first deputy director general of the Agency “Resources of Yamal” Sergey Shapovalov.
According to his words, own regional mapping application called to provide bodies of the state power and population with the access to cartographic information – maps and space images – develops permanently.
Now bodies of state power are the main targeted audience of the system, but cartographic data interesting for the wider audience are being actively formed. These are address plans of populated areas and socially significant topical maps. For example, it is possible to receive data on winter roads of Yamal already now: their availability and maximum cargo capacity, as Sergey Shapovalov says.
The unified mapping system of Yamal is the state geo-informational system of special purpose that operates with spatial data about the territory of the region. The system is purposed for relevant geo-spatial information for population and bodies of the state power of different levels. Also it assists to creation of the unified informational space, including for interdepartmental interaction on the unified cartographic basis.
Its development and operation is provided by the department of information technologies and communication of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. Administrative functions are performed by the Agency “Resources of Yamal”. Informational structure of the system includes primary cartographic basis, address maps of populated areas of the region, materials of space survey of territories in 2013 — 2016, various thematic data.
Examples of successful implementation of functional potential of the system include maps of unified duty-dispatching services of towns of the region and maps of municipalities with an opportunity of own thematic filling in the data. The following systems operate: for monitoring of forest fires, floods, forestry activity, for providing the authorities with materials of the Earth’s remote sensing, for monitoring of objects of cultural heritage and others.
On the 27th of January, in Salekhard within the round table “Communication in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. The results of 2016 and the plans for 2017” the director of the department of information technologies and communication of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Oleg Yefremov gave the honorary diploma and the letters of gratitude of the department to Sergey Shapovalov and the team working on the unified mapping system.