Report to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and


Entry_ID: GCRIO 160 GCRIO_Inventory: 3 Entry_Title: Report to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and the House of Representatives Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on a Plan to Modernize NOAA's Environmental Data and Information Systems Based on the Needs Assessment for Data
Management Archival, and Distribution: NOAA's Leadership Role in
Environmental Information Services for the Nation
Document_Author: None
Agency_Name: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration>NOAA
Start_Date: 1994-03-00
Group: Summary
Audience_Interest_Guide: General Interest
Audience_Interest_Guide: Government
Audience_Interest_Guide: Libraries

Report to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
and the House of Representatives Committee on Science, Space, and
Technology on a Plan to Modernize NOAA's Environmental Data and
Information Systems Based on the Needs Assessment for Data Management
Archival, and Distribution: NOAA's Leadership Role in Environmental
Information Services for the Nation. This report includes an assessment of
the adequacy of the environmental data and information systems of NOAA
integrated with a comprehensive plan to modernize and improve the
environmental data and information systems of NOAA. Part I, with
supporting appendices, provides the requested assessment. The remainder of
the report is the requested plan. NOAA proposes to modernize its data
system to :
1) Provide access to quality, comprehensive environmental science data and
information.
2) Capture and safeguard current and planned environmental science
measurements for future generations.
This document includes a bibliography and a list of acronyms.

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Group: Data_Center
Data_Center_Name: U.S. Department of Commerce
Dataset_ID: Same as Entry_Title
Group: Data_Center_Contact
Last_Name: Barton
First_Name: Gerald S.
Email: None
Phone: (202) 606-4548
Fax: None
Group: Address
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC, 20235
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Storage_Medium: 43 pages printed matter (+appendices)
Parameter: None
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Telecommunications
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Computer Science
Discipline: Multidisciplinary Sciences > Information Science
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Atmospheric Sciences
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Climatology
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Earth Science
Discipline: Physical Science > Chemistry
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Geology
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Physics
Discipline: Life Sciences > Biology
Discipline: Life Sciences > Environmental Science
Discipline: Life Sciences > Ecology
Discipline: Social Sciences > Education
Location: North America > United States
Keyword: environmental data
Keyword: environmental information services
Keyword: data services
Keyword: data centers
Keyword: data management
Keyword: data archives
Keyword: data sets
Keyword: data products
Keyword: environmental resources
Keyword: user services
Keyword: connectivity
Keyword: product generation
Keyword: observing systems