A Custom data management system, International LTER Information Management Workshop, The NASA Scientific Data Purchase Program, and Web-based data entry for dummies.
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----- Co-editors: Brent Brock (Konza Prairie) and Wade Sheldon (Georgia Coastal Ecosystems)