Development of a State Information Clearinghouseby Shaw L. Yu, Univ of Virginia, Dep of Civil, Engineering, Charlottesville, VA, USA,
Achyut M. Tope, Univ of Virginia, Dep of Civil, Engineering, Charlottesville, VA, USA,
Abstract: The University of Virginia is conducting a study on the feasibility of establishing the Virginia Water Resources Information System (VWRIS). Objectives of the study are: 1) Documenting the need for and expected benefits of VWRIS and determining what data should be stored in the system; 2) Examining existing national and state data base systems in terms of organization, hardware/software systems, mode of operations, accessibility to state users, etc. ; and 3) Analyzing the institutional, organizational, and financial arrangements that would be needed to operate a clearinghouse.
Subject Headings: Information systems | Water resources | Feasibility studies | Organizations | Information management | Resource management | Systems management | Colleges and universities
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