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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2006 Update, SEDAR 01 South Atlantic Red Porgy
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Report of Assessment Workshop which was held in Beaufort, North Carolina from April 4–5, 2006. The workshop’s objectives were to update the SEDAR-01 benchmark assessment of red porgy (2002) To conduct stock projections (terms of reference, Appendix A). Participants in the benchmark assessment (Appendix B) and in this update assessment (Appendix C) included state, federal, and university...

2012 Update, SEDAR 01 South Atlantic Red Porgy
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An update of the South Atlantic Red Porgy Assessment using data through 2011/

SEDAR 01 Stock Assessment Report: South Atlantic Red Porgy
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The master report of SEDAR 01 which is for the South Atlantic Red Porgy. The document is in six section. It provides in each section: Section I. Report of the Red Porgy Stock Assessment Workhsop Section II. Report of the Stock Assessment Review Committee Section III. Assessment Summary of the Stock Assessment Review Committee Section IV. February 2003 Addendum to the Stock Assessmen...

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Why Metadata?

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Accessing Metadata in InPort

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Contributing Metadata in InPort

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Importing Metadata into InPort

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InPort AdHoc Reports

View, filter, and download your InPort catalog items. View metadata rubric and PARR completeness for NMFS.