A Letter of Support (LOS) can be solicited from the FCE Lead PI for research proposals related to the overall mission of the FCE program. The PI for the proposed research should contact the scientists presently involved in the FCE program whose research is most closely related to the proposal's topic. This can be achieved
- A description of the proposal (hypothesis, objectives
andapproach) and a clearjustification of its relation to the ongoing FCE program.
- How (if funded) this research will benefit the FCE-LTER program and how data will be made available to FCE scientists.
- A description of required logistical support (if any) from the FCE and means of compensating for that support (if necessary).