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					 Harvesting Information to
   Sustain our Forests:
    Creating an Adaptive Management Portal




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                  dg.o 2001 - Mathew Weaver
Metadata++: Properties & Terms
   Fields and values in traditional metadata
    become explicit properties and terms
                                                              Environmental
                                                               Assessment

                                                                                     Parley Pratt
                                            Wenatchee
                                           National Forest
Author: Parley Pratt                                                       Purpose
Purpose: Environmental Assessment
                                                                                     Author
                                                                Location
Location: Wenatchee National Forest
Keyword: Interstate 90                     Interstate 90
Keyword: Snoqualmie Pass
                                                                 Keyword



                                                   Snoqualmie Pass



                                  dg.o 2001 - Mathew Weaver
Enhanced Metadata
                                        Parley Pratt
   Editor                                                                                    Author
                                                            Wenatchee
                    Cle Elum
                                         Spatial Cont.     National Forest
                  Ranger District


                                                         … this is useful for representing
                                                              structured controlled
                                                                 vocabularies, etc.
     Additional superimposed                Location
  information is represented by
   associating terms with other
      terms via properties ….
                                        Environmental
                                         Assessment

                     Concept. Cont.                      Purpose


                          NEPA                            Interstate 90



                                            Keyword

                                                            Snoqualmie Pass


                                    dg.o 2001 - Mathew Weaver
Super Enhanced Metadata
                                    Parley Pratt
  Editor                                                                         Author
                                                           Wenatchee
             Cle Elum
                                     Spatial Cont.        National Forest
           Ranger District

                                                                             Species
                                   In addition to hierarchical
                                structure between terms, other
                                          Location
                               information may be represented
                               by associating terms with terms
                                                                              Western
                                 via properties. This supports
                                     Environmental                            Hemlock
                                 enhanced searching – such as
                                      Assessment
                                       similarity search.

              Concept. Cont.                            Purpose


                  NEPA                                    Interstate 90



                                        Keyword

                                                           Snoqualmie Pass


                             dg.o 2001 - Mathew Weaver
Super-Duper Enhanced Metadata
                                        Contributor
   Editor                                                                         Author
                                        Parley Pratt
                                                            Wenatchee
                      Cle Elum
          Explicit properties are
                                         Spatial Cont.     National Forest
                   Ranger District
         hierarchically related –
      allowing for flexibility in the
          degree of precision …                                               Species
     “Find documents where Parley
          Pratt is a contributor.”
                                            Location
                                                                               Western
                                        Environmental                          Hemlock
                                         Assessment

                     Concept. Cont.                      Purpose


                         NEPA                             Interstate 90



                                            Keyword

                                                            Snoqualmie Pass


                                   dg.o 2001 - Mathew Weaver

				
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