Global Terrestrial Observing System, Food and Agriculture Organization, United Nations
Data Center Description
The Global Terrestrial Observing System (GTOS) is a programme for
observations, modelling, and analysis of terrestrial ecosystems to
support sustainable development.
GTOS facilitates access to information on terrestrial ecosystems so
that researchers and policy makers can detect and manage global and
regional environmental change.
[Summary provided by GTOS.]