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General

Raw data coming from meteorological

stations located in Sierra Nevada

creates

Ecological

metadata

language

(EML)

Wisdom

Knowledge

Information

Data

An environmental model repository: Case studies applied to Sierra Nevada LTER site.

Pérez-Pérez, R.; Benito, B.M.; Bonet-García, F.J.; Pérez-Luque, A.J.

iEcolab - Laboratorio de Ecología. Centro Andaluz de Medio Ambiente. Universidad de Granada. SPAIN. ramon@ugr.es

Medio Ambiente. Universidad de Granada. SPAIN. ramon@ugr.es 1. Introduction and Objectives Parameters Data conexion

1. Introduction and Objectives

Parameters

Data

conexion

Steps

Raw data handling to generate both information and knowledge is a frequent process in the LTER-sites. We call a model to the steps required to transform raw data.

Objectives

Development a system that we allow set the

Description
Description

Output

Data

metadata for environmental models.

Delegate the execution of a workflow that implement

an environmental model.

Use the raw data of an Information System.

Feedback of results on environmental model to

Information System.

Metadata

on models

ModeleR, is a model repository accessible from the web, which enables the user to design, document, manage, and execute environmental models:

Metadata about the different steps to transform the data. Manage the workflows of Kerpler for automatize the proccess.

A scientific workflow management

Kepler

Meteorological Stations 1 CSV Autonomous Organism of National Parks Environmental Information Network of Andalusia
Meteorological Stations
1
CSV
Autonomous Organism
of National Parks
Environmental Information
Network of Andalusia
77980
OAPN
Rediam
500m
cell_id; maximum_snow_extent; eight_day_snow_cover
1; 0:missing_data; 00100011;
daily
every month
25: no_snow;
200: snow;
(snow on first,
second and
8
sixth day)
STEP 1: generate csv (tar.gz) with data for earch cell
Cell_id; date; maximum_snow_extent
EML
are converted
to only format
Spacial entity; set of cell_id
entity_id; year; duration
entity_id; year; start; end
EML
estation_id; estation_code
STEP 2: Aggregate raw data to obtain differens indicators
Variable_id; description; code
CSV
"2011-09-21 06:10:00",3996,"PSN01",12.22,80.1,0.048
"2011-09-21 06:20:00",3997,"PSN01",12.63,81.8,0.519
Web Services
No
systematic
analyses,
that
create
Reports,
slides,
videos, etc.
Queryable
information
Raw
that is converted
into useful
knowledge
through two
different routes
data
that are stored
in relational
databases,
obtaining
A scientific
workflow
500m
that
Snowpack status in Sierra Nevada
KEPLER

in each of these spatial entities monitoring methods are applied to obtain

that is properly documented using two international metadata standards

Systematic

analyses

run through

management

system

KEPLER

It processed each email and different formats

Information System

Linaria

Pressure,

response

and state

indicators

Meteo

station

MODIS

pixel

Municipality

Juniper

cuadrat

Real world

Inspire

directive

(ISO 19115)