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Our Vision

Scientific discovery fueled by data commons accessible to everyone.

Our Mission

Preserve environmental data for open and reproducible science, to promote synthesis across space and time, and to aid in the assessment of environmental change and its consequences.


Webinar "EDI Summer Fellows present", 16 August 2022

August 11, 2022

Join us for 5-minute eLightning talks by our Summer Fellows that highlight their data publishing experience for specific host sites, spanning diverse ecosystems across the country, from Maine’s...

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EDI Data Repository scheduled maintenance

August 9, 2022

The EDI Data Repository will undergo scheduled maintenance Wednesday, 17 August and Thursday, 18 August that will result in our systems being unavailable. The University of New Mexico Center for...

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DeX in production

July 6, 2022

Our new data exploration tool called “DeX” for use with published data is in production now. It provides a text and graphical summary of each variable/column in a data table within a dataset, a...

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New version of Data Package Audit Report generator released

July 5, 2022

The EDI software development team has released a new version of the Data Package Audit Report generator that includes a function to download results as a Comma-Separated Values (CSV) file. The...

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