The Marine Environmental Databank provides research data of research vessels, TOROS, satellite remote sensing, buoy, numerical algorithms, orchid island coral reef image, and more. The information is displayed on this website and made available for all to view.
The term “Marine Science Data” used in The Terms is defined as data owned by or licensed to TORI with full right of disposal.
The data management team of TORI is the business unit responsible for data storage and management, obliged to protect the rights and interests of the owner of Marine Science Data and to assist data users in obtaining information effectively so the data may be utilized to its full extent and reach its potential value.
Unless otherwise stated by the competent authorities of TORI or by government regulations, the data protection period of the data owned by and related to the business promotions of TORI shall be no more than 2 years.
The data disclosed by TORI shall comply with regulations of the Ministry of Science and Technology’s "The Handbook for Security Supervision of Government-Funded Sensitive Technology Research Project" and the National Applied Research Laboratories’ "Regulations for Sensitive Technology Security Supervision". Any other data determined as sensitive and confidential by the Ministry of Science and Technology or National Applied Research Laboratories shall be disclosed and used in compliance with the two regulations aforementioned.
The Marine Science Data obtained from TORI shall be used only for the purpose stated in the original application by the applicant. Unless further permission is obtained from TORI, the applicant shall not use the information for any other purposes, or infringe the copyright by acts of, including but not limited to, reproduction, modification, public transmission, or public display, and is also forbidden to transfer user rights by gift or sales to any third-party individuals or organizations.
The applicant shall bear sole responsibility for, and shall be solely liable for, any legal consequences arising from the violation of the provisions of Article 6 in The Terms. TORI reserves the right to discontinue processing such application and/or take appropriate actions.
Approved by the director of TORI and having been reported to the National Applied Research Laboratories for future reference, The Terms shall be effective beginning the date of announcement.