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The Ocean Data Sharing Virtual Data Help Desk aims to connect the wide range of Ocean Decade actors and stakeholders working towards resolving the Decade Challenges  with data management and software experts to provide answers to some of the questions towards enhancing open and FAIR data sharing under the Ocean Decade. You can use this form to ask questions of Ocean data, one of our experts will follow up with you as soon as possible

    1. What aspect of Ocean data is your question most relevant to?* Data managementFinding dataData sharingData standardUsing dataCiting dataTrainingOther

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