Initiated and directed through a 2010 Congressional Appropriation, the NASA Carbon Monitoring System (CMS) is a forward-looking initiative designed to make significant contributions in characterizing, quantifying, understanding, and predicting the evolution of global carbon sources and sinks through improved monitoring of carbon stocks and fluxes.
CMS Phase 2 Science Team Meeting was held at NASA JPL Nov. 5-7, 2013
News and Announcements
- ROSES 2014 Released: NASA's Science Mission Directorate announces the release of its annual omnibus solicitation, Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Science (ROSES) for 2014 on February 18, 2014 at http://solicitation.nasaprs.com/ROSES2014. ROSES A.7 Carbon Monitoring System: Continuing Prototype Product Development, Research and Scoping NOTICE: NASA intends to solicit research proposals under the Carbon Monitoring System element under ROSES-2014. The final text for this Appendix will be released as an amendment to ROSES-2014. Proposals will be due no earlier than 90 days after the release of the amendment.
- Please join us March 27, 12-1 pm EST, for the CMS Applications Policy Speaker Lunch at NASA GSFC Building 33, Room H114. Our speaker will be Katherine V. Calvin from the Joint Global Change Research Institute. Katherine will discuss: Representation of the terrestrial system in Integrated Assessment Models.
- *POSTPONED* MRV in the Tropics: Studying the World’s Impenetrable Forests CMS Applications Policy Speaker Lunch Series #2 at NASA/GSFC on Thursday, February 20, 2014. See details.
- Uncertainty is Political! CMS Applications Policy Speaker Lunch Series #1 at NASA/GSFC on Monday, January 27, 2014. See details
- CMS Timeline added with links to Phase One Components webpage