Research and Development


Description (opportunities/risks)

Resource Needs (time/$)

Bring mapping production into an SDE environment.

Multiple users will be able to edit and access the data simultaneously.

New data will be edge-matched with existing data as it is created, saving considerable time and effort.

The risk of data loss through inappropriate back-up procedures will be eliminated.

Staff training on creating and managing SDE databases: 80 hrs ($2,500)

Meetings with MSL staff ($500)

Total: ($3,000)

Complete theme lead workflow documentation and cross training.

Work flow and documentation of theme stewardship tasks and procedures

Creation of workflow and cross-training with staff: 40-80 hrs ($2,000-$3,000)