Polaris Integrated SCAT Management Application (PRISM)

Polaris has developed PRISM, which is made up of several resources to provide field data collection, a database and a web-enabled platform for Shoreline Cleanup Assessment Technique (SCAT) data collected during response or pre-SCAT activities.

 

For more information contact:

Andy (agraham@polarisappliedsciences.com)

Travis (tscott@polarisappliedsciences.com)

Stephan (sgmur@polarisappliedsciences.com)

 

OVERVIEW

  • Integrated data collection, management & dissemination

  • Web interface for data entry, QA/QC & review

  • Secure and tiered user login

  • Spatial, temporal & attribute search

  • Integrated photo database

  • Form & report export

  • Export to GIS for additional analysis

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ADVANTAGES

  • Streamlined dataflow
  • Increased QA/QC
  • Faster data publishing
  • Decreased transcription errors
  • Accessible data repository
  • Fully scalable structure

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STRUCTURE

  • FULCRUM field data collection (can work with other data collection apps)
  • Import directly to PRISM
  • Open source ARCHES platform
  • Postgres, python, javascript, html
  • AMAZON cloud server & storage
  • QGIS WMS layer provision
  • MAPBOX and project collected imagery

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KEY FEATURES

  • Data Entry – in field or web interface
  • Map – data & layer presentation (including outside sources)
  • Search – robust & flexible
  • Photographs – integrated with searchable attributes
  • Exporting – report, table & GIS
  • COP integration
  • AGOL & WMS layer provision

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