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1. Atlantic Stratocumulus Transition Experiment (ASTEX) Model Forcing and Data for the GEWEX Cloud System Study Data Integration for Model Evaluation (GCSS-DIME) [GISS_GCSS-DIME_ASTEX]
The Atlantic Stratocumulus Transition Experiment (ASTEX) took place from 1 June through 25 June 1992 off the northwest coast of Africa near the Azores, Madeira and Canary Island groups. ...


2. EOS Land Validation Core Site: Mongu, Zambia, Africa [LANDVAL_MONGU]
The EOS Land Validation Core Sites are intended as a focus for land product validation over a range of biome types. These sites will provide a focus for satellite, aircraft, and ground data collection ...


3. EOS Land Validation Core Site: Skukuza, Kruger NP, Republic of South Africa [LANDVAL_SKUKUZA]
The EOS Land Validation Core Sites are intended as a focus for land product validation over a range of biome types. These sites will provide a focus for satellite, aircraft, and ground data collection ...


4. Flooding in South Africa [NASA_EARTH_OBSERVATORY_SOUTH_AFRICA_FLOOD]
Heavy rains fell across southern Africa in early 2011. By early February, river flooding in South Africa alone had killed 91 people and caused over $100 million in damage, the United Nations stated. ...


5. Global Forest Canopy Density (Africa) [geodata_1358]
Modified mixture analysis, geographic stratification, and other classification techniques were used to estimate forest canopy density within 1 square kilometer pixels, which formed the basis for the ...


6. Global Forest Cover (Africa) [geodata_1365]
The forest cover map, produced at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) EROS Data Center (EDC), has five classes: closed forest, open or fragmented forest, other wooded land, other land cover, and water. ...


7. Global Rain Forest Mapping (GRFM) CD-ROMs from JAXA and NASA [GRFM_NASDA_NASA]
The Global Rain Forest Mapping Project (GRFM) is an effort led by the Earth Observation Research Center (EORC) of the National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) in ...


8. Modis Blue Marble Land Surface (Africa) [geodata_1351]
The "blue marble" image is the most detailed true-color image of the entire Earth to date. Using a collection of satellite-based observations, scientists and visualizers stitched together months of ...


9. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY]   CHILD DIFs
In Crew Earth Observations (CEO), crew members on the International Space Station (ISS) photograph the Earth from their unique point of view in low Earth orbit. Photographs record how the planet is ...


10. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography International Disaster Charter [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_IDC]   PARENT DIF
Natural disasters – including such events as tropical storms, earthquakes, floods, volcanic eruptions, and wildfires –effect hundreds of millions of people worldwide, and also cause billions of dollars ...


11. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography-- Impact Craters [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_IMPACT_CRATERS]   PARENT DIF
This collection contains thousands images of impact craters from all continents except Antarctica. The collection shows that fewer craters have been discovered in South America, Asia, Africa and Australia, ...


12. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Glaciers [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_GLACIERS]   PARENT DIF
This collection contains several astronaut images taken from space of glaciers from all continents. The collection contains examples from higher latitudes (major glacier tongues, especially in the ...


13. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Near InfraRed [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_NIR]   PARENT DIF
A hand-held Nikon D3s camera was modified to allow near-infrared (NIR) photography from the International Space Station. Astronaut Don Pettit first initiated the camera conversion to collect imagery ...


14. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Time Lapse Video [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_TIME_LAPSE]   PARENT DIF
Time-Lapse photography stitched into videos, ranging from severe weather flyovers to city lights at night to the auroras.


15. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Volcanoes [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_VOLCANOES]   PARENT DIF
This collection contains many thousands images of volcanoes from all continents except Antarctica. This collection includes examples of volcanoes taken from different viewing angles, both vertical, ...


16. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography-Capital Cities [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_CAPITAL_CITIES]   PARENT DIF
Explore the capital cities around the world and the U.S. capital city collection, as captured from the International Space Station. This collection contains thousands of images of capital cities ...


17. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography-Historical [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_HISTORICAL]   PARENT DIF
Different collections of historical data, ranging from the Apollo imagery to the Transit of Venus.


18. Ozone Data from San Marco Station - Malindi, Kenya, Southern Hemisphere Additional OZonesondes (SHADOZ) Project, NASA [SHADOZ_MALINDI]   PARENT DIF
The San Marco Station-Malindi, Kenya measures ozone data using balloon-borne ozonesondes as part of the NASA Southern Hemisphere ADditional OZonesondes (SHADOZ) project. The SHADOZ project ...


19. Ozone Data from the Irene, South Africa Observatory, Southern Hemisphere Additional OZonesondes (SHADOZ) Project, NASA [SHADOZ_IRENE]   PARENT DIF
The Irene, South Africa Observatory measures ozone data using balloon-borne ozonesondes as part of the NASA Southern Hemisphere ADditional OZonesondes (SHADOZ) project. The SHADOZ project ...


20. Ozone Data from the WMO/GAW Global Station Nairobi, Kenya, Southern Hemisphere Additional OZonesondes (SHADOZ) Project, NASA [SHADOZ_NAIROBI]   PARENT DIF
The WMO/GAW Global Station Nairobi, Kenya measures ozone data using balloon-borne ozonesondes as part of the NASA Southern Hemisphere ADditional OZonesondes (SHADOZ) project. The SHADOZ ...


21. SAFARI 2000 AErosol RObotic NETwork (AERONET) Data [SAFARI2k_AERONET]   PARENT DIF
The AERONET (AErosol RObotic NETwork) is an optical ground based aerosol monitoring network and data archive supported by NASA's Earth Observing System and expanded by federation with many non-NASA ...


22. SAFARI 2000 EO-1/Landsat-7 Tandem Image Pair for Skukuza, Kruger NP, Republic of South Africa [SAFARI2K_TANDEM_IMAGE]
On May 30, 2001, a tandem pair of scenes, nearly a minute apart, from the Earth Observing 1 (EO-1) Advanced Land Imager (ALI) and the Landsat 7 Enhanced Thematic Maper Plus (ETM+) were taken over ...


23. Shuttle Imaging Radar A (SIR-A) Earth Surface Imagery [81-111A-01A]
This data set contains earth images acquired by the Shuttle Imaging Radar (SIR-A) which flew aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia in November 1981 (STS-2). The SIR-A instrument operated for a total ...


24. Shuttle Imaging Radar B (SIR-B) Earth Surface Imagery [84-108A-01A]
This data set contains earth images acquired by the imaging radar, SIR-B, on board the space shuttle Challenger in October 1985. This imagery includes several independent data takes which provide ...


25. The AErosol RObotic NETwork (AERONET) from NASA/GSFC [AERONET_NASA]   CHILD DIFs
AERONET (AErosol RObotic NETwork) is an optical ground based aerosol monitoring network and data archive supported by NASA's Earth Observing System and expanded by federation with many non-NASA institutions. ...


26. The Second Airborne Arctic Stratospheric Expedition (AASE-II) on CD-ROM [AASE9192]
This CD-ROM contains the final data pertaining to the Airborne Arctic Stratospheric Expedition II (AASE-II) which was based in Bangor, Maine between October 1991 and March 1992, with ER-2 flights ...


27. SAFARI 2000 DAILY RAINFALL TOTALS FOR MONGU, ZAMBIA, 1999-2002 [s2k_mongu_rainfall]
This data set contains daily rainfall totals (mm) from Mongu, in the Western Province of Zambia. The data were collected with a British standard 5 inch diameter rain gauge in a yard 30 m away from ...


28. SAFARI 2000 METEOROLOGICAL TOWER MEASUREMENTS, KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, 2000-2002 [s2k_knp_met]
An eddy covariance system mounted on a tower near the Skukuza Camp in Kruger National Park, South Africa, has been operating continuously since early 2000. Meteorological measurements started in February ...


29. SAFARI 2000 TOMS AEROSOL INDEX DATA, SOUTHERN AFRICA, DRY SEASON 2000 [S2K_RS_TOMS_AEROSOL]
Daily Aerosol Index (AI) data from Earth Probe (EP) Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) for the period of August 12-September 25, 2000 were processed and provided by the Atmospheric Chemistry ...


30. Sea Level Rise Impacts on Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance [CIESIN_SEDAC_LECZ_RAMSAR]
The Sea Level Rise Impacts on Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance data set represents the results of an analysis using the boundaries for Ramsar sites designated under the Ramsar Convention ...


31. SAFARI 2000 LAND COVER FROM AVHRR, 1-KM, 1992-1993 (HANSEN ET AL.) [s2k_land_cover-1km]
The data set consists of a southern African subset of the 1-km Global Land Cover Data Set Derived from AVHRR developed at the Laboratory for Global Remote Sensing Studies (LGRSS) at the University ...


32. SAFARI 2000 AVHRR-DERIVED LAND SURFACE TEMPERATURE MAPS, AFRICA, 1995-2000 [S2K_RS_AVHRRLST_IMAGERY]
Land Surface Temperature (LST) is a key indicator of land surface states, and can provide information on surface-atmosphere heat and mass fluxes, vegetation water stress, and soil moisture. A daily, ...


33. SAFARI 2000 SOIL PROPERTIES, MOISTURE, AND TEMP., SKUKUZA AND MONGU, 1999-2001 [s2k_mongu_soil_prop]
Soil moisture and temperature profile sensors were deployed at flux tower sites in Mongu, Zambia and Skukuza, South Africa. In addition, thermal infrared sensors were deployed to monitor surface temperature ...


34. SAFARI 2000 AVHRR DAILY SITE (1.5 KM) AND 15-DAY REGIONAL (1.5- AND 6-KM) IMAGERY [S2K_RS_AVHRR_IMAGERY]
The Global Inventory Mapping and Modeling (GIMMS) group at NASA/GSFC provided SAFARI 2000 with remotely sensed satellite data products at the site and regional level. These AVHRR data contain two ...


35. Spatio-temporal Characteristics of Rainfall in Africa, 0.25 degrees, from 1998-2012 [AFRICAN_RAINFALL_PATTERNS]
This data set describes rainfall distribution statistics over the African continent, including Madagascar. The rainfall estimates are based on data from the NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission ...


36. NPP Tropical Forest: Kade, Ghana, 1957-1972, R1 [KDE_NPP]
This data set contains one NPP data file and two climate data files (ASCII .txt format). The NPP file contains above- and below- ground biomass, litterfall, standing litter crop, and nutrient content ...


37. NPP Grassland: Towoomba, South Africa, 1949-1990 [TWM_NPP]
The NPP Database contains documented field measurements of NPP for global terrestrial sites compiled from published literature and other extant data sources. The NPP Database contains biomass dynamics, ...


38. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Centroids [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_CENTROIDS]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) Centroids consists of estimates of human population counts and densities for the years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015 by administrative unit ...


39. USGS EROS ASTER Global Emissivity Dataset (GED) [USGS_EDC_ASTER_GED]
The Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection radiometer Global Emissivity Database (ASTER GED) was developed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) Jet Propulsion ...


40. SAFARI 2000 MODIS L3 ALBEDO AND LAND COVER DATA, SOUTHERN AFRICA, DRY SEASON 2000 [s2k_modis_l3_albedo]
The Filled Land Surface Albedo Product for Southern Africa, which is generated from MOD43B3 Product (the official Terra/MODIS-derived Land Surface Albedo), is a subset of the global data set of spatially ...


41. SAFARI 2000 ANNUAL CO2 EMISSIONS FROM SOIL, 0.5-DEG GRID (RAICH AND POTTER) [s2k_co2_raichpotter]
The data set consists of a southern African subset of the "Global Patterns of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Soils on a 0.5 Degree Grid Cell Basis" (Raich and Potter 1996). Data files are provided ...


42. SAFARI 2000 ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION MEASUREMENTS FROM HANDHELD HAZEMETERS, ZAMBIA [s2k_hazemeter]
Data presented in this database are the result of Hand Held 4-band Hazemeters and do not always satisfy to the high standards of quality associated with Automatic Sunphotometers.SAFARI 2000 data are ...


43. SAFARI 2000 MEAN CLIMATOLOGY, 0.5-DEG, 1930-1960, V. 2.1 (CRAMER AND LEEMANS) [s2k_cramers-leeman]
This data set is a subset of the global mean monthly climatology (Cramer and Leemans 1999). The subset is for the area of southern Africa within the following bounds: 5 N to 35 S and 5 E to 60 E. ...


44. SAFARI 2000 SEAWIFS IMAGES FOR SOUTHERN AFRICAN REGION, 1999-2001 [seawifs_region]
This data set contains Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor (SeaWiFS) imagery for the southern African region. These images are Level-1a swaths of the southern Africa region selected from global ...


45. CHARACTERISTICS OF AFRICAN SAVANNA BIOMES FOR DETERMINING WOODY COVER [gv_aws]
This data set includes the soil and vegetation characteristics, herbivore estimates, and precipitation measurement data for the 854 sites described and analyzed in Sankaran et al., 2005. Savannas ...


46. Pre-LBA TRACE-A Data [LBA_TRACE-A]
This data set contains atmospheric chemistry and meteorological data from the NASA Transport and Atmospheric Chemistry near the Equator-Atlantic (TRACE-A) field study. The NASA TRACE-A study took ...


47. SAFARI 2000 ER-2 COLOR-IR AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, DRY SEASON 2000 [s2k_er2_photos]
Aerial photography from the NASA ER-2 high altitude aircraft was collected to provide detailed and spatially extensive documentation over parts of the SAFARI study area. The ER-2 aerial photography ...


48. SAFARI 2000 GAS EMISSIONS FROM BIOFUEL USE AND PRODUCTION, SEPTEMBER 2000 [s2k_biofuel_emiss]
Domestic biomass fuels (biofuels) are estimated to be the second largest source of carbon emissions from global biomass burning. Wood and charcoal provide approximately 90% and 10% of domestic energy ...


49. NPP GRASSLAND: OLOKEMEJI, NIGERIA, 1956-1964 [NPP_OLK]
The NPP Database contains documented field measurements of NPP for global terrestrial sites compiled from published literature and other extant data sources. The NPP Database contains biomass dynamics, ...


50. NPP GRASSLAND: LAMTO, IVORY COAST, 1965-1987 [NPP_LMT]
Productivity of a humid grass savanna was determined at the Lamto Research Station, Cote Ivoire, operated in collaboration with CNRS (Centre Nationale de Recherche Scientifique) - Ecole Normale Superieure, ...


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