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in development A minimum information framework the FAIR collection of earth and envionmental science data with drones

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This standard is a minimum information framework (MIF) for data collected by small unmanned aerial systems (AKA sUAS AKA RPAs AKA drones). A MIF is essentially a framework for the development for further data standards; it lists the metadata needed for the collection of FAIR (Findable Accessible Interoperable and Reusable) scientific data with drones/sUAS/RPAs. The sUAS MIF includes: An entity-relationship model illustrating key data classes and their relationships (file coming soon) sUASMIF.csv: A csv listing the attributes and their definitions for each class. This is the main file for the MIF datadict.txt: a data dictionary defining each column the the main MIF csv The MIF was drafted through examination of 3 case studies of data collection with drones, and then refined through iterative rounds of community feedback and reflection on the authors' own work with drone-based data collection. We are currently writing a short paper further describing the development of the standard.

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Record added: Nov. 18, 2020, 5:55 p.m.
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