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Mandatory for DOI Minting

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Creator. (publicationYear). Title. Publisher. DOI.

Mandatory for Landing Page

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Recommended for Landing Page

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Assessment ResultsExplanation
FieldsContent exists in metadata record.
Content missing from metadata record.
Not used for assessment.

Results4 out of 45 out of 519 out of 1910 out of 10ISO Metadata Content and Location
FieldsMandatory
for DOI Minting
Mandatory
for Citation
Mandatory
for Landing Page
Recommended
for Landing Page
Field ValueXpath
Basic Citation Fields
Creator(s)
Note
- Dr. Andy Armstrong - NOAA/University of New Hampshire Joint Hydrographic Center - originator

- Dr. John A. Barron - U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center - originator

- Dr. Ginger Barth - U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center - originator

- Dr. Kelley Brumley - Stanford University - originator

- Brian Buczkowski - U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center - originator

- Dr. Brian E. Edwards - U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center - originator

- Dr. James Hein - U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center - originator

- Dr. Tom Lorenson - U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center - originator

- Dr. Larry Mayer - University of New Hampshire Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping (CCOM) and NOAA/University of New Hampshire Joint Hydrographic Center (JHC) - originator

- Dr. Mary McGann - U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center - originator

- Dr. John Pohlman - U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center - originator

- Dr. Matthew Salisbury - Geological Survey of Canada - originator

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Publication Year
Note
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TitleArchive of Geosample Data and Information from the U.S. Extended Continental Shelf (ECS) Project./*/gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:title/*
Publisher(s)
Note
- - NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information - publisher
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DOI
Note
https://dx.doi.org/10.7289/V5GF0RG9//gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:identifier/gmd:MD_Identifier/gmd:code/gmx:Anchor/@xlink:href[contains(.,'doi')]
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Dataset Citationcite as: U.S. Extended Continental Shelf (ECS) Project: Archive of data and information about the ECS geosample collection. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V5GF0RG9 [date of access].(//gmd:resourceConstraints/gmd:MD_LegalConstraints/gmd:otherConstraints[contains(.,'cit')]) or (//gmd:resourceConstraints/gmd:MD_LegalConstraints/gmd:otherConstraints[contains(.,'Cit')])"
Descriptive Information
AbstractGeological samples collected as part of the U.S. Extended Continental Shelf (ECS) Project are curated by the U.S. Geological Survey, a partner in the ECS Project. To date, dredges and cores have been collected from the Arctic Ocean floor, and small s...//gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:abstract[text() !='']
Theme Keywords - Databases

- Scientific archives

- Electronic records

- Ocean bottom

- Geology

- Submarine geology

- Marine sediments

- Marine geology

- Rock and sediment lithology and mineralogy

- Sea-floor characteristics

- EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Sediments

- EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Sediments > Sediment Composition

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Place Keywords - GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL OCEAN

- VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR

- OCEAN > ARCTIC OCEAN

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StatusonGoing
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Maintenance Frequencyirregular//gmd:resourceMaintenance/gmd:MD_MaintenanceInformation/gmd:maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency/gmd:MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode/@codeListValue
Maintenance NotesECS core data are collected infrequently, no new samples have been collected since 2012.//gmd:resourceMaintenance/gmd:MD_MaintenanceInformation/gmd:maintenanceNote[text()!='']"
Browse Graphic URLhttps://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/image/ECSsampleLocations.png//gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:graphicOverview/gmd:MD_BrowseGraphic/gmd:fileName[text()!='']
Browse Graphic Descriptionimage of sea floor sample locations//gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:graphicOverview/gmd:MD_BrowseGraphic/gmd:fileDescription[text()!='']
Access
Distribution URL(s) - https://dx.doi.org/10.7289/V5GF0RG9

- http://www.continentalshelf.gov

- https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/data/g00028/archive/ecs_offline_archive_files.ods

- https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geosamples/index.jsp?inst=ECS

- https://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/sample_index/index.html?institution=ECS

- http://linked.seabedsamples.org/page/imlgs/repository/ECS

- https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geosamples/makekml.jsp?inst=ECS&dbKml=facility_code=%27ECS%27

- http://opendata.arcgis.com/datasets/49908f2749c74831ab4845a5cea8a90d_0?geometry=139.395%2C-46.559%2C88.77%2C46.559&filterByExtent=true&uiTab=table&orderByFields=FACILITY_CODE+ASC&where=FACILITY_CODE+like+%27%25ECS%25%27&basemap=secondary

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Distribution URL Name(s) - Publisher's landing page

- ECS Project Website

- Archived files

- Web forms interface

- Map viewer

- Linked data interface

- Create a KML file

- Open Data ArcGIS interface

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Distribution URL Description(s) - How to cite this data set (doi:10.7289/V5GF0RG9), all access options, and complete documentation.

- Documentation about the U.S. ECS Project.

- Related offline geosample data files in the NCEI long-term archive

- Text interface to search and download data for ECS samples from the IMLGS database and access related links.

- Open an ArcGIS interactive map interface with the ECS sample layer active, to search and download data from the IMLGS database and access related links.

- Offsite Linked Data interface (RDF graph) for Semantic Web access to the database, offered cooperatively on the Rolling Deck to Repository (R2R) server.

- Dynamically create a KML file of sample locations with links back to the IMLGS database for full information.

- Access sample information from the IMLGS using the Open Data ArcGIS interface enabling filtering, sorting, and export in multiple formats

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Distribution URL Function Code(s) - information

- information

- information

- download

- search

- search

- display

- search

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Resource Formats - ASCII

- JPEG

- KML

- PDF

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Fees - free for online download
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Access Constraints - otherRestrictions
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Use Limitations - Produced by the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
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Contacts
Point Of Contact - ECS Samples Curator - U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center - Collections Manager, USGS East Coast Sample Repository

- Marine Geology Data Manager - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce - Marine Geology Data Manager

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Point Of Contact - Phone/Email - 508 457-2361 - bbuczkowski@usgs.gov -

- (303) 497-4603 - geology.info@noaa.gov -

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Distributor Contact - - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce - User Services

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Distributor Contact - Phone/Email303-497-6826 - ngdc.info@noaa.gov -

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Extents
Temporal ExtentsBegin:2008-08-31T00:00:00.000Z
End: 2012-09-22T00:00:00.000Z
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Geographic Extent
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E: -128.62745
W: -177.7997
S: 55.15945
N: 81.57966
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