Confluence Retirement

In an effort to consolidate USGS hosted Wikis, myUSGS’ Confluence service is scheduled for retirement on January 27th, 2023. The official USGS Wiki and collaboration space is now SharePoint. Please migrate existing spaces and content to the SharePoint platform and remove it from Confluence at your earliest convenience. If you need any additional information or have any concerns about this change, please contact Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter.
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  • DMP Editor Help

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  • To add new records to a DMP that you have created, click on "Add Record"
  • Select your record type in the drop-down list for "Section" and then click on "Create"

  • Enter the information information (You can enter up to 5000 characters within each field in the record entry)
  • Note:   The records form has multiple sections that are shaded in gray. The shaded gray sections are not required during the proposal stage of the Data Management Plan (DMP). If a project is funded, all fields are then required. 
  • Then click "Update" to save