February 28, 2007
GCRIO Program Overview
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Global Climate Change Digest
A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 6, NUMBER 1, JANUARY 1993
EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE: DATA MANAGEMENT
The U.S. Global Change Data and Information Management Program Plan,
94 pp., Sep. 1992. Prepared by the Interagency Working Group on Data Mgmt. for
Global Change (IWGDMGC) for the Comm. on Earth and Environ. Sci. (CEES) of the
Fed. Coord. Council for Sci., Eng. & Technol. (FCCSET). Available (no
charge) from CEES, c/o Nat. Sci. Foundation, Attn: Forms & Pubs., 1800 G St.
NW, Rm. 232, Washington DC 20550 (202-357-7861).
Commits participating federal agencies to work with each other, with
academia and with the international community to make it as easy as possible for
researchers and others to access and use global change data, through a Global
Change Data and Information System. An implementation plan will follow.
EOSDIS: EOS Data and Information System, NASA Earth Science
Support Off. (ESSO), 31 pp., May 1992. Available (no charge) from ESSO Doc.
Resour., Earth Sci. & Applic. Div., NASA Hdqtrs. (Code SE), Washington DC
EOSDIS is NASA's portion of the Global Change Data and Information System
(previous entry). It will manage data from NASA's Earth Observing System (EOS)
satellites and field programs, and provide international access to these data
and those in other archives for users of various types (intensive and occasional
researchers, NASA mission managers, policy makers). Intended to help users cross
traditional disciplinary boundaries.
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