NOAA Metadata Manager and Repository. Joseph Shirley John Relph Karen E. Horan. The Challenge.
Karen E. Horan
Supporting metadata formats can be a challenge. The basic FGDC format contains over 300 fields. There are various FGDC profiles, including Biological, Shoreline and Remote Sensing, which add even more fields. We need a tool that supports creation, editing, storage and public search.
NOAA Metadata Manager and Repository (NMMR)
Originator: Operational Significant Event Imagery
Publication Date: 19981026
Title: Hurricane Mitch
Abstract: Hurricane Mitch. Central pressure: 923 MB. Sustained wind: 155 MPH.
Purpose: The Operational Significant Event Imagery team produces high-resolution,
detailed imagery of significant environmental events which are visible in remotely-sensed
data available at the NOAA Science Center in Suitland, Maryland.
Time Period of Content:
Time Period Information:
Calendar Date: 19981026
Time of Day: 1345
Currentness Reference: Publication Date
Maintenance and Update Frequency: None Planned
West Bounding Coordinate: -80
East Bounding Coordinate: -70
North Bounding Coordinate: 20
South Bounding Coordinate: 10
Theme Keyword Thesaurus: NASA/GCMD Keyword Thesaurus
Theme Keyword: Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Phenomena > Cyclones