DATA POLICY FOR THE USE OF DOST-PHIVOLCS VOLCANO DATA
Updated: July 01, 2020
DOST-PHIVOLCS data that are labeled "public" are shared by DOST-PHIVOLCS to the national and international scientific communities for free. Such usage includes, but may not limited to scientific research, responses to volcanic crises and education. Guidelines on how to use DOST-PHIVOLCS data are the following:
- DOST-PHIVOLCS data users need to register. A valid email address and a password are required. Registration is one-time process only.
- Data source should be cited as DOST-PHIVOLCS.
- DOST-PHIVOLCS data should not be used by anyone other than DOST-PHIVOLCS officials for publicly forecasting ongoing unrest in a monitored active volcano in the Philippines.
- Redistribution or charging for access to DOST-PHIVOLCS data is prohibited.