The Ground-based OIR System Roadmap Committee (SRC) has issued a statement on the NSF/AST Portfolio Review Committee (PRC) report. The statement, based on the 2011 SRC Survey of the US OIR community, describes the profound adverse impact on ground-based astronomy and the OIR System if the Committee's recommendations are implemented as described in their report. The SRC statement makes several recommendations regarding the NSF implementation of the report that are based on the SRC survey and are intended to reflect the views of the broad community. The recommendations call on NSF to:
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Last updated or reviewed December 23, 2012.