Data stewardship scholarship project

CoralHydro2k was awarded a Data Stewardship Scholarship in May 2021.

Data stewards

Alyssa Atwood
Andrea Moore
Erika Ornouski


To develop a new FAIR seawater δ18O database based on already collected and measured data; and to quality control the datasets, standardize the metadata, and merge the data with those from the NASA GISS seawater δ18O database (



Final products

Several data publications are expected in the short term. In the longer-term, the database will be used for data-model intercomparisons, incorporated into paleodata assimilation projects such as the Last Millennium Reanalysis (LMR) project, and used in ongoing CLIVAR activities.