Vocabularies

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GeoNames "The GeoNames geographical database is available for download free of charge under a creative commons attribution license...
Geography and Urbanism Thesaurus "369 terms."...
Earth Observation Thesaurus "The project aims at developing a controlled and structured terminology system related to GIS and remote sensing...
GeoRiskVoc "2085 terms, 1154 relations between terms, 27 non preferred terms."...
Places Name Authority List "The Places name authority list (NAL) or Common Authority Table (CAT) is a controlled vocabulary listing locations relevant for the descriptive metadata used at the Publications Office and the core metadata used in the data exchange between the institutions involved in the legal decision making process... API