Marine Data Literacy

 

 

Providing instruction for managing, converting, analyzing and displaying oceanographic station data, marine meteorological data, GIS-compatible marine and coastal data, and mapped remote sensing imagery

 

If you want to receive monthly update notices,  EMAIL me your name

 

Map

Home
1. Data Basics
2. Marine GIS
3. Principal Archives
4. Ocean Data View
5. Gridded Data
6. Motion Vectors
7. Bathy/Topo Data
8. Access & Services
9. Operational/Synoptic
Dedication
Courses/Training
Docents/Instructors
MDL Chronology
MDL Users
History & Images
Contact
HELPnet
IODE Award
Citation
Template

Home > Dedication

Dedication

This never-ending compilation is dedicated to these great people, still here or gone,  who have pushed and/or helped me on my way.  All my love to each of you.  MLB

Frances Haughton Johnson [1922-2007], my mama.  She raised me through times so hard that all we had was grits and wild mustard greens to eat, and one of our own chickens on Sunday.  She put me through school and college, and never called me out for being a lazy student, which I was.  Nobody ever showed more patience than she did.

Aunt Hazel Haughton Wilkinson, my mama's sister, has shown all the Haughtons, Wilkinsons and Browns the meaning of true love and personal devotion to church, family and countless friends.  She continues -- even at almost 100 years -- to provide great food, amazing old stories and jam.

Kristin Countess de Lichtervelde, IOC's OceanTeacher project office manager, has always been kind and wise, helping many hundreds of scientists and students to get to Ostend from every corner of the world, for various purposes and in spite of amazing bureaucratic difficulties.

Professor Unnsteinn Stefansson [1922-2004], IOC/Duke University/Iceland University, first opened my eyes to earth sciences with his amazingly detailed summer lectures at the lab in Beaufort, NC.  Later he helped me on my way and got me into grad school, his old university in Copenhagen. Publications

Commander John Withrow [1948-2013], USN/NOAA Corps/IOC/USCGR, picked me out of the crowd to help begin the old OceanPC training program at IODE.  He was an amazingly effective and moderating leader for a little, almost unfunded, program peopled by mad zealots full of big ideas.

 

The exercises, notes and graphics in this website are copyrighted, and may not be copied or abstracted in any way, without my explicit permission (in writing).  Making one copy for your personal use is allowed.  If you see any of these materials copied into any other website than WWW.MARINEDATALITERACY.ORG then they have been illegally pirated by others.  Please report any such instances of copyright infringement to me. Murray Brown m.brown.nsb <at> gmail.com