Expertise: Data Stewardship

NCICS provides expertise in all aspects of environmental data stewardship. We support ingest, archive, and access infrastructure and activities, advance best practices, and transform experimental data sets into operational products.


  • Ingest and Archive
  • Access
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Best Practices
  • Climate Data Records (CDRs)

Data Quality

  • Data Maturity Models
  • Quality Assurance
  • Calibration and Validation
  • Algorithm Development


  • ISO Standards
  • Data Provenance
  • Management and Delivery Tools
  • Data Models

Research to Operations

  • Integrating Observing Systems
  • Project Management
  • Software Engineering
  • Transition to Operations