GOFC-GOLD and TCO Chairmen
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GOFC-GOLD executive director
GTOS is pleased to announce that GOFC-GOLD has a new Executive Director,
Mr. Bryan Lee, a research manager at the Natural Resources Canada,
Canadian Forest Service, where the new GOFC-GOLD secretariat will
be based. Mr. Lee currently manages programmes in fire management
systems, landscape management and international programmes. More
The primary role of the GOFC-GOLD Executive Director is to maintain
external and internal communication, liaise with collaborating partners,
facilitate support for activities of the three implementation teams,
and arrange annual meetings of the scientific and technical board.
Support for this position is provided by the Canadian Space Agency
and the Canadian Forest Service.
You are welcome to contact Bryan for further information at: firstname.lastname@example.org
and further information on GOFC-GOLD on the GTOS website.
GTOS is also pleased to announce that Prof. Shaun Quegan is the
new Chairman of the Terrestrial Carbon Observation (TCO) initiative.
Prof. Quegan is the Director of the Centre for Terrestrial Carbon
Dynamics, Sheffield Centre Earth Observation Science, University
of Sheffield, UK. More
contact information and a short biography on Prof. Quegan are available
and you are welcome to contact him directly by mail.
goes to Dr Josef Cihlar who had lead the TCO initiative since November
of 1999 and played a major role in developing TCO to its current
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