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The top 27 statements have been invited back for full proposal submission).

The final decision involved a combination of point totals and consideration of USGS priorities decisions were finalized after briefing the CDI's executive sponsors, Kevin T. Gallagher and Tim Quinn. 

Point totals, USGS priorities, and CDI guiding principles (such as broad use of proposed outputs) were considered.

All Lead PIs were be notified by email on December 3, 2020.