Research and Development

Item Description (opportunities/risks) Resource Needs (time/$)
Bring mapping production into an SDE environment. Multiple users will be able to edit and access the data simultaneously. New data will be edge-matched with existing data as it is created, saving considerable time and effort. The risk of data loss through inappropriate back-up procedures will be eliminated. Staff training on creating and managing SDE databases: 80 hrs ($2,500)

Meetings with MSL staff ($500) Total: ($3,000)
Complete theme lead workflow documentation and cross training. Work flow and documentation of theme stewardship tasks and procedures Creation of workflow and cross-training with staff: 40-80 hrs ($2,000-$3,000)