2003-05 Earth Science Enterprise Division Plans

This document describes the direction of the NASA Earth Science Applications Program. Building on the NASA vision, the document includes the Program mission and goals.

The Earth Science Education Plan characterizes the overriding principles, objectives, and plan for ensuring that the results of ESE's science communication efforts are successful.

The Outreach Plan presents the Earth Science Enterprise's approach to communicating a unified Enterprise message that is consistent with Agency and national objectives.

Prepared in consultation with NASA's Earth System Science and Applications Advisory Committee (ESSAAC) and with contributions by numerous investigators working at NASA centers, universities, and other institutions, this draft research plan updates and revises the Earth Science Enterprise Research Strategy published in December 2000.

The ESE Technology Plan presents the direction of the technology program in planning, developing and implementing technologies to enable Earth system science and applications.