Appendix B
NASA’s Summary of the Evolution in Its Applications Strategy

Earth Science Enterprise Strategic Direction

  • Heritage Program

  • Accelerating commercial remote sensing industry

  • Conducting local, pilot projects

  • Providing grants to state, local, tribal, university, and private sector organizations

  • Building government-to-citizen relationships

  • Go Forward

  • Accelerating societal benefits of Earth science

  • Conducting national, benchmark applications

  • Applying NASA systems engineering to national systems solutions

  • Building government-to-government-to-citizen relationships

  • Enabling decision support tools based on predictions and remote sensing data



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Review of NASA’s Earth Science Enterprise Applications Program Plan Appendix B NASA’s Summary of the Evolution in Its Applications Strategy Earth Science Enterprise Strategic Direction Heritage Program Accelerating commercial remote sensing industry Conducting local, pilot projects Providing grants to state, local, tribal, university, and private sector organizations Building government-to-citizen relationships Go Forward Accelerating societal benefits of Earth science Conducting national, benchmark applications Applying NASA systems engineering to national systems solutions Building government-to-government-to-citizen relationships Enabling decision support tools based on predictions and remote sensing data