CLIMATE DATA RECORD PROGRAM
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Title Size(kb) Format Date Posted Description
CDR Technical Interchange Meeting, April 19-20, 2011 19300 PDF 10 Aug 2011 A Technical Interchange Meeting, held at the NCDC April 19-20, 2011
NCDC: CDR Maturity Matrix (2011) 44 PDF 27 Jun 2011 Criteria that define each of 6 levels of satellite product's "maturity".
Privette: The Evolving Research to Operations Process for NOAA's Satellite Climate Data Records (AMS, 2011) 1987 PDF 28 Jan 2011 Presentation delivered to the American Meteorological Society's Annual Meeting (AMS, 2011).
NRC: Continuity of NOAA Satellites      0 LINK 20 Mar 2009 Continuity of NOAA Satellites (1997)
NRC: Restructuring Government for Climate Change      0 LINK 20 Mar 2009 Restructuring Federal Climate Research to Meet the Challenges of Climate Change (2009)
Bates: Developing Climate Data Records (CDRs) from NPOESS Data (AGU, 2008) 1706 PPT 4 Feb 2009 Presentation delivered to the American Geophysical Union (AGU, 2008). Describes motivation for CDRs, context and content of a systematic project, National Research-to-Operations Flow, and SDDS Project Organization.
Bates: Evolution of NOAA's Satellite Archive (AGU, 2008) 951 PPT 4 Feb 2009 Presentation delivered to the American Geophysical Union (AGU, 2008). Defines what an archive is; the current state of NOAA's Archive and archive plans for NPOESS. Presentation also addresses challenges and new opportunities.
Bates: Moving Climate Data records from Research to Operations (AGU, 2008) 649 PPTX 4 Feb 2009 Presentation delivered to the American Geophysical Union (AGU, 2008). Discussion of needed CDRs to determine IPCC Projection, weather versus climate processing, Scientific Data Stewardship, and Research to Operations tranisitioning, and CDR maturity Matrix.
Privette: Extended Abstract (AMS, 2009)      0 LINK 21 Jan 2009 This 3-page paper describes the context for and goals of NOAA's Climate Data Record Project, as well as the required rigor, transparency and standards inherent in its satellite products. It also discusses the Project's Fiscal Year 2009 emphasis on Water and Energy cycles.
SDS: Brochure on NOAA's Climate Data Record Project (2009) 529 PDF 21 Jan 2009 This brochure provides a high level, user-friendly summary of the reason for, results expected from, and NOAA's approach to satellite Climate Data Records.
NRC: Improving Atmospheric Temp. Monitoring (2000)      0 LINK 6 Nov 2008 Improving Atmospheric Temperature Monitoring Capabilities (Letter Report)
NIST: Satellite Instr. Cal. for Climate (2002) 3817 PDF 6 Nov 2008 Workshop Report from Satellite Instrument Calibration for Measuring Global Climate Change
NRC: Adequacy of Climate Observing (1999)      0 LINK 6 Nov 2008 Adequacy of Climate Observing Systems
NRC: Decade-to-Century Climate: Science Strategy (1998)      0 LINK 6 Nov 2008 Decade-to-Century-Scale Climate Variability and Change: A Science Strategy
NRC: Enviro. Chng.: Research Pathways for Decade (1999)      0 LINK 6 Nov 2008 Global Environmental Change: Research Pathways for the Next Decade
NRC: Climate Record from NPOESS and GOES-R (2008)      0 LINK 6 Nov 2008 Ensuring the Climate Record from the NPOESS and GOES-R Spacecraft: Elements of a Strategy to Recover Measurement Capabilities Lost in Program Restructuring
NRC: Climate Record from NPOESS and GOES-R (Wkshop Report, 2007)      0 LINK 6 Nov 2008 Options to Ensure the Climate Record from the NPOESS and GOES-R Spacecraft: A Workshop Report
SDS: FY 2007 Grant Selections 32 PDF 15 Oct 2008 Abstracts of funded proposals
SDS: FY 2008 Grant Selections 22 PDF 15 Oct 2008 Abstracts of funded proposals
NRC: Operational Satellite Data for 2010 (2004)      0 LINK 7 Oct 2008 Utilization of Operational Environmental Satellite Data: Ensuring Readiness for 2010 and Beyond.
NRC: Research and Operational Satellites, Part I: Science and Design (2000)      0 LINK 7 Oct 2008 Issues in the Integration of Research and Operational Satellite Systems for Climate Research: Part I. Science and Design.
NRC: R2O (2003)      0 LINK 7 Oct 2008 Satellite Observations of the Earth's Environment: Accelerating the Transition of Research to Operations.
NRC: Data Mgmt. at NOAA (2007)      0 LINK 7 Oct 2008 Environmental Data Management at NOAA: Archiving, Stewardship, and Access.
NRC: Archiving Data at NOAA: Interim Report (2006)      0 LINK 7 Oct 2008 Preliminary Principles and Guidelines for Archiving Environmental and Geospatial Data at NOAA: Interim Report.
NRC: Interim Report from Decadal Survey Board (2005)      0 LINK 7 Oct 2008 Earth Science and Applications from Space: Urgent Needs and Opportunities to Serve the Nation.
SDS: Grants AO for FY09 funds 109 PDF 7 Oct 2008 Federal Register Announcement for grant proposals for CDR development and stewardship.
SDS: AO for Cooperative Institute (CISCS, 2008) 49 PDF 7 Oct 2008 Federal Register Notice for Cooperative Institute for Satellite Climate Studies.
NRC: Decadal Survey (2007)      0 LINK 7 Oct 2008 Earth Science and Applications from Space: National Imperatives for the Next Decade and Beyond.
CEOS: Response to GCOS Implementation Plan (2006) 345 PDF 1 Aug 2008 The Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) response to the Implementation Plan for the Global Observing System for Climate in Support of the UNFCCC.
Barkstrom: SDS Prioritization Tool: ECVs To Science and Societal Benefit (AMS 2007)      102 PDF 1 Aug 2008 Introduces online climate prioritzation tool.
GAO: Climate Data Report (2007) 0 LINK 1 Aug 2008 Key issues for climate data-sharing.
GCOS-107: Supplemental Details for Implementation Plan (2006)      2011 PDF 1 Aug 2008 Supplemental details to the satellite-based component of the "Implementation Plan for the Global Observing System for Climate in Support of the UNFCCC".
NRC: Research and Operational Satellites for Climate, Part II: Implementation (2000)      0 LINK 1 Aug 2008 Issues in the Integration of Research and Operational Satellite Systems for Climate Research: Part II. Implementation.
GCOS: 2nd Adequacy Report (2003)      569 PDF 1 Aug 2008 Second Report on the Adequacy of the Global Observing Systems for Climate (GCOS-82)
Privette: NOAA-NASA Plan for CDRs (AMS, 2008)      105 PDF 1 Aug 2008 Outline of joint agency plan to systematically evolve CDRs from research to operations.
NRC: Review of NOAA's SDS (2005)      0 LINK 1 Aug 2008 NRC reviews NOAA's draft plan.
Oregon State Univ.: Ocean Color CDR Community Workshop (2005)      0 LINK 1 Aug 2008 Agenda, presentations and Final Report from Ocean Color CDR Workshop.
Privette: Evolution of a CDR (AMS, 2008) 3249 PDF 1 Aug 2008 Poster showing CDR Research-to-operations plan
Privette: Impacts/Mitigation of NPOESS Sensor Demanifestations on Climate (POLARMAX, 2006) 278 PDF 1 Aug 2008 Climate Goal Impacts and possible mitigations with a Certified NPOESS.
SDS Implementation Plan V3.1 2-18-05 441 PDF 1 Aug 2008 SDS Plan as reviewed in: NRC: Review of NOAA's SDS (2005).
NOAA: CDRs from NOAA Satellites White Paper (2003)      135 PDF 1 Aug 2008 Creating Climate Data Records from NOAA Operational Satellites.
NRC: CDRs from Environmental Satellites (AMS 2004)      112 PDF 1 Aug 2008 NRC's recommendations to NOAA for its CDR program (AMS extended abstract)
CCSP: Strategic Plan, Chapter 12 (2002) 0 LINK 1 Aug 2008 Strategic Plan for the Climate Change Science Program: Grand Challenges in Modeling, Observations, and Information Systems.
CCSP: Revised Research Plan (2008) 3670 PDF 1 Aug 2008 Revised Research Plan for the U.S. Climate Change Science Program.
SDS: Background (2008) 792 PDF 30 Jul 2008 Powerpoint presentation that contains about 15 slides with text and graphics explaining genesis, rationale and examples for NCDC's SDS Project (which will generate Climate Data Records and Climate Information Records).
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