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Internet Data Delivery Workshop

Leadership Conference 2004
"Charting a Path Forward"
November 17, 2004

National Science Foundation

Appendix B - NHP/CDC Website Review Chart


Twenty-two (22) NHPs and CDCs currently distribute on-line tabular and spatial data in varying formats.  These member programs' sites were evaluated for the IDD Project and results organized into a comparison chart.  General information is provided below.  To date, six (6) member programs allow access to precise EO locations through the use of password-protected websites: British Columbia, Montana, Ontario, Oregon, Virginia, and Wisconsin.


      Access Types

Category

Number

Percent

Data Subscription

2

9%

Multiple Access Levels

8

36%

Password Protection

6

27%

Registration

1

5%

Accept Disclaimer

1

5%


    Query Types

Category

Number

Percent

Text-based

18

82%

Interactive Map

15

68%

Custom Draw

5

23%


    Reporting Types

Category

Number

Percent

Tabular lists/reports

19

86%

Map Display

10

45%

Downloadable Data

10

45%


Geographic Specificity

Category

Number

Percent

Ecoregion/Physiographic Province

4

18%

State/Province

17

77%

County

14

64%

Watershed

2

9%

Quad

4

18%

T/TR/TRS

3

14%

Natl. Forest/District

2

9%

BLM Field Office

1

5%

Other Gov. District/Mgt. Unit

4

18%

Geog. Coords

1

5%

Custom Zoom

11

50%




This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0345400.  Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.