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Title Toward an Earth Science Enterprise federation : results from a workshop / Steering Committee for a Workshop on an Earth Science Enterprise Federation, Committee on Geophysical and Environmental Data, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, [1998]
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Notes "Following individuals ... review of this report ... Kenneth D. Davidson, National Climatic Data Center ... responsibility for the final content of this report rests solely with the authoring committee and the NRC"--Page viii
"Goal of NASA's Earth Science Enterprise (ESE) is to enhance understanding ... at a variety of temporal and spatial scales. At the heart ... is the Earth Observing System ... federation concept is a reversal of NASA's traditional data management approach, because it places power and authority at the lowest level possible."--Page 1
"Steering Committee ... Thomas R. Karl, National Climatic Data Center"--Page iii
Bottom on cover title: National Research Council
Copyright: National Academy of Sciences
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 19)
Notes National Aeronautics and Space Administration to National Academy of Sciences. NCC5-202
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Subject Earth Science Enterprise Program (U.S.) -- Management -- Congresses.
Earth sciences -- Research -- United States -- Management -- Congresses
Genre/Form Technical reports.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Karl, Thomas.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Earth Observing System (Program)
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
National Research Council (U.S.)
LC no. 99178268
ISBN 0585149402 (electronic bk.)
9780585149400 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Results from a workshop toward an Earth Science Enterprise federation