Appendix F Acronyms


AGU

American Geophysical Union


CIRES

Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science

CORS

Continuously Operating Reference Stations


DMSP

Defense Meteorological Satellite Program

DOD

Department of Defense

DOE

Department of Energy


FTE

full-time equivalent

FY

fiscal year


GPS

Global Positioning System


ISD

Information Services Division


LDEO

Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory


MGG

Marine Geology and Geophysics


NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NCAR

National Center for Atmospheric Research

NCDC

National Climatic Data Center

NESDIS

National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service

NGDC

National Geophysical Data Center

NOAA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NODC

National Oceanographic Data Center

NOS

National Ocean Service

NPOESS

National Polar-Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System



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Appendix F Acronyms AGU American Geophysical Union CIRES Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science CORS Continuously Operating Reference Stations DMSP Defense Meteorological Satellite Program DOD Department of Defense DOE Department of Energy FTE full-time equivalent FY fiscal year GPS Global Positioning System ISD Information Services Division LDEO Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory MGG Marine Geology and Geophysics NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NCAR National Center for Atmospheric Research NCDC National Climatic Data Center NESDIS National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service NGDC National Geophysical Data Center NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NODC National Oceanographic Data Center NOS National Ocean Service NPOESS National Polar-Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System

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