Resolution No.6 (2005): Geomagnetic observations in Russia

IAGA, recognising

  • the importance of global coverage and timely delivery of magnetometer data for production of the auroral electrojet indices, and,
  • the success of current Russia-Japan-US collaborative efforts to operate magnetometers at Russian stations located in the auroral zone, and the associated near-real-time data transmission system,

endorses this international collaboration
urges funding agencies to provide adequate support for the collaboration, and,
encourages other international organisations to support this effort.