Prince William Sound Science Center Data Management

FY 2010 | 1 – Understand | 10/10/05

Prince William Sound Science Center Data Management

R. Thorne and R. Bochenek, Prince William Sound Science Center and Axiom Consulting
Contract Term: 07/01/10 – 06/30/11
Award: $70,150

Scope of Work:

The objective of this project is to develop a data management system for data collected by Prince William Sound Science Center (PWSSC) investigators. A well designed data management structure will benefit PWSSC in many manners. It facilitates the interchange of data and ideas, which creates ah-ha moments of discovery, it provides easier exchange of information with education and outside groups, and it reduces data loss allowing for projects to readily built upon previous work. A well crafted design should also reduce the data management burden currently on the individual Principal Investigators.
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