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1. Measuring the effects of human activity on Weddell Seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) [ASAC_1148_Weddells]
The number of people travelling to Antarctica is growing, with much of the recent increase in visitor numbers attributable to an expansion in commercial tourism (Enzenbacher 1992; 1994). Most visitors ...


2. Czarny Potok, Soil Organic Matter Experiment, Poland [ARK.Czarny]
This experiment began in 1968 on a natural grassland area of Poland. The site was arable crops to 1945 and later returned to grassland. The land use of this area is permanent meadow now. Treatments ...


3. China Dimensions Data Collection: China County-Level Data on Population (Census) and Agriculture, Keyed to 1:1M GIS Map [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_CTY_POPAG_GIS]
China County-Level Data on Population (Census) and Agriculture, Keyed To 1:1M GIS Map consists of census, agricultural economic, and boundary data for the administrative regions of China for 1990. ...


4. Effects of Military Training and Fire in the Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area [usgsbrdfresc0003]
The unique characteristics of the Snake River Canyon and the adjoining upland desert south of Boise, Idaho, have been recognized since the 1940s (Olendorff and Kochert 1977). An area associated with ...


5. Snowchange Oral History - Work Among the Kolyma River Indigenous Societies in Siberia, Russia [ELOKA014]
This data set includes oral history accounts from Indigenous people participating in the Snowchange project in Siberia, Russia. It provides geographic and environmental information from residents ...


6. DISCOVERY-OEM: Ocean Ecosystems and Management [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00513]
Maintaining long-term food security in a changing environment is one of the greatest challenges to the sustainable exploitation of the Earth System, including its oceans. The well publicised collapses ...


7. Caring for the Earth: A Strategy for Sustainable Living [IUCN_CARING]
"Caring for the Earth" provides governments, nongovernmental organizations, businesses, and individuals with information and guidance needed to develop ...


8. The Miombo (Africa) Network Land Use/Land Cover CD-ROM from the International Geosphere Biosphere Program (IGBP) [IGBP_MIOMBO]
The Miombo Woodlands system is taken to include all those Southern and Central African ecosystems which occur under a hot, subhumid, seasonally-wet climate on soils derived ...


9. Laikipia (Kenya) Research Programme GIS Datasets [NBId0177_101]
Laikipia Research Programme GIS Datasets are divided into two main different study area scales: the Regional level [Laikipia district, the Ewaso Ng'iro Basin] and the Local level [Land parcels-farm(s), ...


10. East European Situation and Outlook Tables [USDA0031]
The East European Situation and Outlook Tables contains data on major economic indicators, gross and net hard currency debt, grain imports and exports, area and production of major crops, livestock ...


11. Canada Land Inventory - Land Capability for Ungulates [Canada_NA_LandCapUngulates]
The mapping of land capability for ungulates follows a national system developed with the aid of the Canadian Wildlife Service and the game branches of the provinces. ...


12. Agricultural Online Access (AGRICOLA) Database [USDA_AGRICOLA]
AGRICOLA (AGRICultural OnLine Access) is a bibliographic database of citations to the agricultural literature created by the National Agricultural Library and its cooperators. Production ...


13. Biodiversity Data Sourcebook from the World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) [WCMC_149]
This sourcebook of biodiversity data was released in part as a contribution to the First Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (Bahamas, ...


14. Social-science migrating field station: monitoring the Human-Rangifer link by following herd migration (IPY/NOMAD) [IPY408]
Topic: human-reindeer (rangifer) interaction; regular field reports based on raw data; qualitative and qualitative (mixed); visual, textual, and GPS data points; mostly PDF.


15. Chinese Biological Resources; WDC-D [EARTH_LAND_WDCD_BIO]
The data of Biological Resources at WDC-D consists of the areas of types of woodland (natural forest, timber forest, tree farms, shelter forest, economic forest, bamboo forest, tree nurseries, ...


16. Feral Pigs; NRIC, Australia [LIFE_BIODIV_AUS_NRIC_FERAL_PIG1]
The Australian National Resource Information Centre makes available five data sets on the Feral pig management project: 1080 poisoning for feral pig control - a quantitative measure ...


17. CAB Abstracts of Agricultural and Biological Data [USDA0426]
"CAB Abstracts" is a comprehensive bibliographic database of agricultural and biological data from all journals published by CAB International. Material abstracted and in the database include scientific ...


18. Hereford Cattle Genetic and Environmental Trend Data [MSU0010]
The "Hereford Cattle Genetic and Environmental Trend" data set contains data on [birth, preweaning, weaning, postweaning, weights and weight gains, mature weight, and mating information. Data have ...


19. Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks (1990-2006) from the U.S. EPA [EPA_EMISSIONS_INVENTORY]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Office of Air and Radiation has produced an emission inventory that identifies and quantifies the U.S. primary anthropogenic sources and sinks of greenhouse ...


20. Jornada Experimental Range Stocking Records [MSU0018]
The "Jornada Experimental Range Stocking Records" data set contains a record of the number of animal days of use in each of the Jornada Experimental Range pastures near Las Cruces, New Mexico. Data ...


21. Jornada Experimental Range Exclosures A and B [MSU0016]
The purpose of the Jornada Experimental Range Exclosures A and B data set is to determine the effects of livestock exclusion upon the vegetation on two soil types on the Jornada Experimental Range ...


22. Jornada Experimental Range Utilization Surveys [MSU0017]
The "Jornada Experimental Range Utilization Surveys" contains data on the utilization of grasses by livestock. Utilization was determined by taking large samples of grazed and ungrazed heights for ...


23. Broiler Hatchery, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service [USDA0440]
"Broiler Hatchery" is a full-text file that contains the number of broiler chicks placed and eggs set for the previous week for 15 states. LANGUAGE: English ...


24. U.S. Methane Emissions 1990 - 2020: Inventories, Projections, and Opportunities from EPA [EPA_METHANE_EMISSIONS]
This report from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) presents a baseline forecast of methane emissions from the major anthropogenic and natural sources in the U.S. and cost estimates of ...


25. Plant Species Diversity and Seed Bank Diversity in Pastures of the Northeast United States [USDA.ARS.PSWMRL.NEPlant]
Pasture lands are an important facet of land use in the northeast United States, yet little is known about their diversity. Because little information exists about the ecology of northeast pastures, ...


26. Jornada Experimental Range Creosote Bush Manipulation Plots [MSU0014]
The Jornada Experimental Range Creosote Bush Manipulation Plots data are used to determine the effects of shrub clearing, furrowing, seeding, and livestock plus rabbit exclusions upon creosote bush ...


27. National Pig Information Database, USDA/ADDS [USDA_ADDS_PIG]
To provide decision support to U.S. farmers, ranchers, growers, landowners and those who work with them. The National Pig Information Database was developed at the National Agricultural Database ...


28. Cattle on Feed, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service [USDA0445]
"Cattle on Feed" is a full-text file that contains data on cattle. Data include the monthly total number of cattle and calves on feed, placements, marketings, and other disappearance ...


29. Sheep and Goats Predator Loss, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service [USDA0495]
"Sheep and Goats Predator Loss" is a full-text file that presents state and U.S. data on the number of head and value of losses of sheep, lambs and goats from animal predators. Data ...


30. Bioenergetic Criteria for Meat Animal Environmental Management [USDA0515]
The purpose of the "Bioenergetic Criteria for Meat Animal Environmental Management" dataset is for providing information on growing meat animals, evaluating dynamics of energetic responses (e.g., ...


31. CPER--Long-Term Grazing Intensity Study [USDA0075]
The purpose of the "CPER--Long-Term Grazing Intensity Study" is to measure long-term impact of three grazing intensities on shortgrass rangeland. Description; 3 pastures, each 128 ha, grazed 1939-present ...


32. Carbon and Nitrogen Dynamics Response to Grazing Management [USDA0071]
Soil carbon and nitrogen parameters collected from soil samples from shortgrass native range pastures grazed under four grazing management schemes and replicate control areas (exclosures where no ...


33. Former Soviet Union Livestock Inventories, Production, and Productivity [USDA_96008]
To provide livestock production data for the Former Soviet Union. Dataset includes monthly, quarterly, and annual data for livestock inventories, production, and productivity of former Soviet Republics; ...


34. Poultry and Egg Statistics, 1960-1994 [USDA0053]
Poultry and Egg Statistics contains information on a variety of aspects concerning the poultry and egg industry in the United States. Information includes production statistics, production costs, ...


35. National Beef Database, USDA/ADDS [USDA_ADDS_BEEF]
To provide decision support to U.S. farmers, ranchers growers, landowners and those who work with them. The National Beef Database is a collection of the best and most up to date beef publications ...


36. National Catfish Database, USDA/ADDS [USDA_ADDS_CATFISH]
To provide decision support to U.S. farmers, ranchers, growers, landowners and those who work with them. The National Catfish Database is currently under development. See: "http://www.reeusda.gov/adds/catfish.htm"


37. National Goat Database, USDA/ADDS [USDA_ADDS_GOAT]
To provide decision support to U.S. farmers, ranchers, growers, landowners and those who work with them. The National Goat Database project follows the development of the Extension Goat Industry ...


38. National Sheep Database, USDA/ADDS [USDA_ADDS_SHEEP]
To provide decision support to U.S. farmers, ranchers, growers, landowners and those who work with them. The National Sheep Database is a collection of the best and most up to date sheep publications ...


39. Agris International [USDA0423]
The "Agris International" bibliographic database is an inventory of worldwide agricultural literature that reflects research results, food production, and rural development. Data held pertain to general ...


40. Carbon Exchange on the Short-grass Steppe and the Northern Mixed Prairie. [USDA.ARS.RRRU.Carbonxchng]
(adapted from project abstracts) Problems: While the importance of rangelands for domestic animal grazing and wildlife have been appreciated for some time, their role in the global C cycle is only ...


41. Carbon and Nitrogen Balance of a Northern Mixed-grass Prairie as Influenced by Grazing [USDA.ARS.RRRU.MixedGrassCarbon]
(Adapted from Abstract presented at ARS Carbon Storage Workshop, Baltimore, MD, Jan 1999) Problem: Rangeland health and sustainable productivity of our rangelands are becoming a key issues in developing ...


42. Partitioning of Carbon and Nitrogen in a Mixed-grass Prairie [USDA.ARS.CGPRS.CNmixedgrass]
(adapted from abstract presented at ARS Carbon Storage Workshop, Jan 1999, Baltimore MD) Problem: To further evaluate the effects of grazing on the C and N dynamics ofa rangeland ecosystem we needed ...


43. Long Term Grazing Treatment Data from the Eastern Oregon Agricultural Research Center, USDA-ARS [USDA.ARS.SMRU.LongTerm]
Prior to establishment of the Northern Great Basin Experimental Range in 1937, the whole area had been grazed very heavily by sheep and cattle. The rangeland would all have been rated as poor condition. ...


44. Carbon Dioxide Fluxes for Native and Improved Grazinglands. [USDA.ARS.NGPRL.CO2FluxGraze]
(Adapted from abstract presented at ARS Carbon Storage Workshop, Baltimore, MD Jan 1999) PROBLEM: The grasslands ofthe Northern Great Plains are dominated by the C3 wheatgrass- needlegrass and C4 ...


45. Soil Organic Carbon in Pastures Seeded to Improved Grass Cultivars [USDA.ARS.NGPRL.CRPseeded]
(adapted from abstract presented at ARS Carbon Storage Workshop Baltimore, MD Jan. 1999) PROBLEM: Improved grass cultivars of various species are used extensively to reseed degraded grasslands ...


46. Impact of Livestock Grazing on Carbon and Nitrogen Balance of a Short-grass Steppe [USDA.ARS.CGPRS.SGSgraze]
(adapted from project abstract) Problem: Grazing lands constitute about 55% ofthe total land surface of the United States, and have been estimated to contain 40,000 MMT of C in the top 2 m of the ...


47. The Effect of Cattle on Habitat Selection by Bighorn Sheep [brdfresc0005]
The degree of competition between cattle and bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) is unknown. It is important that land managers understand interactions between the two species so that management decisions ...


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