CAP Cooperative Agency Profiler

CAPMoN Canadian Air and Precipitation Monitoring Network

CARL ARM/CART Raman Lidar

CART Cloud and Radiation Testbed

CASA Collaborative Adaptive Sensing of the Atmosphere

CASTNet Clean Air Status and Trends Network

CEM Corporation for Environmental Monitoring

CEOS Committee of Earth Observing Satellites

CGMS Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites

CMIS Conical image: Rain rate Scanning Microwave Imager/Sounder

CoCoRaHS Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow Network

CONUS continental United States

COOP Cooperative Observer Program

COSMIC Constellation Observing System for Meteorology, Ionosphere, and Climate

CPB Corporation for Public Broadcasting

CPR Cloud Profiling Radar

CTBT Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

CUAHSI Consortium of Universities Allied for Hydrological Sciences, Inc.

CWOP Citizen Weather Observer Program

DCAS distributed-collaborative-adaptive sensing

DCP data collection platform

DHS Department of Homeland Security

DIAL differential absorption

DoD Department of Defense

DOE Department of Energy

DOT Department of Transportation

EARLINET European Aerosol Research Lidar Network

EEZ Exclusive Economic Zone

ENVISAT Environmental Satellite

EPA Environmental Protection Agency

ERAMS Environmental Radiation Ambient Monitoring System

ESIP Earth Science Information Partnership

ESRL Earth System Research Laboratory

ESS environmental sensor stations

EUCOS EUMETNET Composite Observing System

EUMETNET Network of European Meteorological Services



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