Extended Task Sheet:

Individual contributions:

GEO Task ST-09-02: Promoting Awareness and Benefits of GEO

Extended Task Sheet:
Status of Activities

Activity 3.3

Sub-Activity 3.3 (Roadmap activity Showing GEOSS at work: compelling examples):

The following proposals for compelling examples were submitted so far:

  • Water:

    Russel Lefevre: Pilot Projects for Improved Water Discovery and Quality Assessments (doc): published

    Massimo Menenti: A prototype observation system for water resources in South-East Asia (doc): accepted

  • Disasters:

    Kathryn Booth: OneGeology and OneGeology-Europe (doc): rejected

  • Climate:

    Jun She: Capacity building of operational oceanography and climate adaptation (doc): published

    Mitchell W. Moncrieff: Year of Tropical Convection (YOTC) (doc): published

  • Ecosystems:

    Vojko Bratina: enviroGRIDS Building Capacity for a Black Sea Catchment Observation and Assessment System supporting Sustainable Development (doc): published

  • Biodiversity:

    Bob Scholes: Protected Areas Monitoring Pilot (doc): published

  • Agriculture:

    Luca Montanarella: The Harmonized World Soil Database (HWSD) as a first step towards a Global Soil Information System (doc): published

    Steffen Fritz: Geo-wiki.org: Crowdsourcing to improve Landcover Validation (doc): accepted

  • Health:

    Carol Meyer: Air Quality, related to Health, Climate, Energy, Disasters and Ecosystem SBAs (doc): rejected

    Pai-Yei Whung: Using Earth Observations to Benefit Health (doc): accepted

  • Cross-cutting:

    George Percivall: GEOSS Architecture Implementation (doc): rejected

    Maureen Pagnani: EuroSITES : European Observatory Network (doc): published

    Nico Bonora and Paolo Mazzetti: An Italian S&T infrastructure for contributing to the GEOSS (doc): rejected

Last edited 02 December 2016