1. Study of ecosystem study techniques and information systems

    1. Standardize observational methods and publish related handbooks. Study methodology of data quality control and operation of technical systems at station and research centers.

    2. Data management. Make software suitable for operating information system at research stations. Make GIS and apply it in research and management of natural resources. Make models suitable for the research of structure, function, and dynamics of ecosystems and their regulation.

NOTES

1.  

The overall listing was updated in April 1992. An update of "leading" station designations was received in September 1992.

2.  

Original translated by Zhao Shidong, Shenyang Institute of Applied Ecology.

3.  

Outline of the general objectives and tasks in the CERN research plan.



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