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  • InfoBank, a field data catalog for the Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP), is a structured information storage scheme of databases and software that provide organized access to USGS Coastal and Marine data and metadata.

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The CMG Field Activity Collection System (FACS) can be used to aid in the collection of metadata about a field activity, such as: overviews, crew lists, equipment lists, and events.    Information and data about specific data collection activities, such as: date, place, crew, equipment used, data collected, publications.    Atlas maps show data for geographic areas and information and data about specific types of data within the area: such as bathymetry, gravity, magnetics, samples, seismic.

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