The mission of the Field Spectroscopy Facility is to:
The Field Spectroscopy Facility exists primarily to provide specialist services to the environmental sciences community. It supports the Councils remit to promote and support high quality research to meet the needs of the User communities identified in the NERC Mission. The Facility is supported by a steering committee (FSFSC) drawn from members of the user community. It peer reviews applications for the loan of equipment and advises on future trends within the sciences supported, the level of service and the equipment required to meet the demands of the user community.