The Delaware Environmental Monitoring and Analysis Center (DEMAC) is a center whose primary goals are
The vision is that all Delaware EPSCoR partner institutions (listed below) will have access to high-quality inter- and intra-institutional cyberinfrastructure and centralized informatics capabilities that support leading-edge research, education and outreach in the EPSCoR focus areas of environmental science and biotechnology.
The RII C2 program significantly enhances the Global Climate Change partnership with Delaware’s Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control.
Delaware’s RII C2 program has the following four goals:
DEMAC's initiatives primarily address Goasl 2, 3, and 4 listed above. With the hiring of the Environmental Informatics Specialist completed in August 2011, DEMAC is focused on building applications that will:
In an effort to support Goals 3 and 4 above, DEMAC is working with the Delaware Geographic Alliance (DGA), Delaware Geographic Data Committee (DGDC), Delaware Environmental Institute (DENIN), and other coordinating centers to disseminate information and data. Educational workshops and events will be forthcoming.