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What does NBS stand for?

NBS stands for National Biological Service (environmental spatial data)


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Financial support for the Committee on Biological Diversity in Marine Systems was provided to the National Research Council by the National Science Foundation, the Office of Naval Research, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the Department of Energy, and the National Biological Service.
WHEN SECRETARY of the Interior Bruce Babbitt first proposed creating the National Biological Service (NBS), his plan was greeted enthusiastically by park supporters and federal employees.
And even though a stand-alone compensation bill didn't pass, that Congress was able to stop the creation of the National Biological Service, a new federal agency that would have given government employees and "volunteers" from environmental groups broad powers to trespass.