Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Community for Data Integration (CDI) Request for Proposals (RFP)

 

The CDI FY2015 Request for Proposals is now Closed.
Click to download the RFP Submission Guidelines [PDF].
Please send any questions regarding this RFP or voting to cdi@usgs.gov.

 

2015 Awarded Projects

 

Full Proposal Title

Principal Investigator

USGS Program Area

Deliverables

1

Integration of Land Cover Trends Field Photography with an Online Map Service

Christopher Soulard

Western Geographic SC

Advance data sharing technologies through access to national Land Cover Trends geo-referenced photos

2

National Dam Removal Database: A living database for information on dying dams

Jeff Duda

Western Fisheries RC

Develop dynamic access to integrated scientific data related to dam removal

3

Making Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Data Available to USGS Scientists and the Public

Jennifer Lacey

EROS

Increase access to emerging remote sensing/imagery data stream

4

ScienceBase R package

Luke Winslow

CIDA

Enable science interaction by connecting R users with ScienceBase

5

Standards-based Integration and Delivery of USGS and EPA STORET Biomonitoring Data via the Water Quality Data Portal

Peter Ruhl

National Water Quality Assessment Program

Integrate 6+ million USGS/EPA biological records and publish workflow process to add more data

6

Web-enabled Visualization and Access of Value-added Disaster Products

Rynn Lamb

EROS

Deliver timely & relevant data, imagery, and other products to improve emergency response

7

Geocaching Natural Features – Applying Game Mechanics to Citizen Science Data Collection

Tabitha Graves

Northern Rocky Mountain SC

Innovative approach to engage citizen scientists in research projects

8

The 'Digital Grain Size' Web and Mobile-Computing Application

Daniel Buscombe

Grand Canyon Monitoring RC

Reduce field sampling costs using photos to determine sediment grain size for ecological monitoring and water quality research

 

*Use of controlled vocabularies in USGS information applications: Requirements analysis for automated processes and services

Frances LightsomWoods Hole Coastal and Marine SC

Develop methods to use USGS Thesaurus to categorize data and improve searching/discovery 

 

*Portable ISO 19115/19110 Open Source Developer's Toolkit

Stan SmithAlaska SCDevelop open source ISO metadata toolkit application
 

*Geographic Searches for USGS Publications

 

Rex Sanders (FY14)

Kathy Wesenberg (FY15)

Pacific Coastal and Marine SC

National Wildlife Health Center

Enhance Pubs Warehouse by adding geographic search

*Bureau Wide Projects in Year 2. See 2014 Proposals.