Introduction

Marine Environmental Databank (MED) stores and manages maritime data including mid-range and long-range coastal observations, satellite remote sensing, core sampling, and many others. This gives TORI the opportunity to organize and further analyze these data in order to provide better applications and services to the public.

Detection operating architecture
Detection operating architecture

Current Status

MED is maintained by Data Management Division in TORI and provides data collected from different fields including marine biology, marine biogeochemistry, marine geology and geophysics, and marine physics. All of data are stored in MED for long-term management and usage. The following databases are now available for user:

Data Display Map
Data Display Map

MED will launce more services in response to more and more data are released from scientific project and with the purpose of providing higher quality product. In addition, the works like data QA/QC procedure, SOP from data processing to database, data management and valued-added service, data services platform for the user, data disclosure terms of use enforcement rules will be built up soon.