SPOT Image Corporation has been awarded a contract by the USGS for the purchase of satellite imagery products and services. The SPOT satellite constellation collects imagery ranging from 2.5m to 20m, from any location on Earth. SPOT imagery applications include map updating, creation of 3D terrain models, land-use and environmental analyses, and disaster response. SPOT Image Corporation is the exclusive provider of SPOT satellite imagery products and services to the U.S. government, serving both defense and civilian agencies at federal, state and local levels. They work closely with a variety of value-added firms to ensure that high quality high-value finished products are reliably delivered to end users.