Release of the VentDB prototype database

October 2011. GfG has released the prototype of the VentDB data system for public testing. VentDB supports the preservation and dissemination of analytical data on hydrothermal springs and plumes, complementing the existing geochemical collections PetDB for igneous and metamorphic rocks and SedDB for sediments. The VentDB prototype is a fully functional system with a limited number of datasets. We encourage user to provide feedback about the functionality and usability of VentDB to


VentDB is a collaboration between Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University and the University of Hawaii


If you would like to contribute data to VentDB, please follow the guidelines on the GfG Contribute page.