What is InPort?

InPort is the centralized repository of documentation (metadata) for NMFS data and the tools to access the data, as required by the Data and Information Policy Directive and the Data Documentation Procedural Directive.

FIS  NOAA Fisheries

As NMFS’s official metadata catalog, InPort is the single most important component in NMFS Enterprise Data Management (EDM) architecture which enables our customers to find, access and understand our vast array of data and information.

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2016 USDA FS Lidar: Deschutes, OR
Data Set  |  OCMP

No metadata record for this data set was provided to the NOAA Office for Coastal Management (OCM). This record was created with information from the data report. A link to the data report is provided in the URL section of this metadata record. LiDAR data acquisition occurred between July and October 2016. The Atlantic Group, LLC (Atlantic) successfully completed lidar acquisition for the Fremon...

2017 OLC Lidar DEM: Grass Valley, OR
Data Set  |  OCMP

No metadata record for this data set was provided to the NOAA Office for Coastal Management (OCM). This record was created with information from the data report. A link to the data report is provided in the URL section of this metadata record. Geographic Extent: OLC Grass Valley Project Area, covering approximately 228,146 acres. Dataset Description: Quantum Spatial, Inc. (QSI) acquired and p...

2017 OLC Lidar: Grass Valley, OR
Data Set  |  OCMP

No metadata record for this data set was provided to the NOAA Office for Coastal Management (OCM). This record was created with information from the data report. A link to the data report is provided in the URL section of this metadata record. Geographic Extent: OLC Grass Valley Project Area, covering approximately 228,146 acres. Dataset Description: Quantum Spatial, Inc. (QSI) acquired and p...

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Why Metadata?

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Accessing Metadata in InPort

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