“To grow DNR Data Management Maturity to provide reliable and timely data to enrich and inform decisions.”
Managing data quality, Securely storing data, Analyzing data, and providing data for synthesis This will allows for: Representation of the data in internal and external forums and Management and policy decisions based on the data
Data Assessment Phases 1.Phase I-Conduct interviews 2.Phase II-Prioritization of the information captured in the interview process 3.Phase III-A work plan for the development of a CDMS a.CDMS work process and timeline. b.Periodic check-ins with program managers and the steering committee.
Organization Decision Support: Does this dataset inform a management plan (1), the issuance of a permit from a DNR program (2), or is used for DNR regulatory purposes (3), or informs more than 1 process (4)? Data Sharing: Requirement to provide this dataset to an outside agency. Inclusion in the CDMS would reduce the administrative burden to provide it? [Yes (2)/No (1)] Impact Breadth: Impact of a dataset on the entire DNR department by quantifying the number of people within DNR whom both Consume and Produce the dataset? [>8 People (3), 4-7 People (2), <3 People (1)] Level of Effort: The effort that will be required to migrate to the CDMS and automation of future data collection processes. [High (1), Moderate (2), Low (3)] Funder Preference: Currently funding the DNR Database Development Effort? [Yes (2)/No (1)]
1. Data Sharing and Organizational Decision Support 2. Impact Breadth 3. Level of Effort 4. Funder Preference