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1. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Alaska Vegetation, Geobotanical, Physiographic Data, 1993-2005 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1353_1]
This data set provides the spatial distributions of vegetation types, geobotanical characteristics, and physiographic features for the Arctic tundra region of Alaska for the period 1993-2005. Specific ...


2. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots at Arrigetch Peaks, Alaska, 1978-1981 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1358_1]
This data set provides environmental and vegetation data collected between 1978 and 1981 from 439 study plots at Arrigetch Peaks research site, located in the Gates of the Arctic National Park and ...


3. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots at Happy Valley, Alaska, 1994 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1354_1]
This data set provides environmental, soil, and vegetation data collected in July 1994 from 56 study plots at the Happy Valley research site, located along the Sagavanirktok River in a glaciated valley ...


4. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots at Imnavait Creek, Alaska, 1984-1985 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1356_1]
This data set provides environmental, soil, and vegetation data collected during the periods of August 1984 and August-September 1985 from 84 study plots at the Imnavait Creek research site. Imnavait ...


5. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots at Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, 1973-1980 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1360_1]
This data set provides environmental, soil, and vegetation data collected between 1973 and 1980 from 89 study plots in the Prudhoe Bay region of Alaska. Data includes the baseline plot information ...


6. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots at Toolik Lake, Alaska, 1989 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1333_1]
This data set provides environmental, soil, and vegetation data collected in August 1989 from 81 study plots at the Toolik Lake research site, located in the southern Arctic Foothills of the Brooks ...


7. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots, Frost Boil Sites, North Slope, Alaska, 2000-2006 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1361_1]
This data set describes the environment, soil, and vegetation on nonsorted circles and earth hummocks at seven study sites along a N-S-transect from the Arctic Ocean to the Arctic Foothills based ...


8. Pre-ABoVE: Circumpolar Arctic Vegetation, Geobotanical, Physiographic Data, 1982-2003 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1323_1]
This data set provides the spatial distributions of vegetation types, geobotanical characteristics, and physiographic features for the circumpolar Arctic tundra biome for the period 1982-2003. Specific ...


9. Pre-ABoVE: Land Cover and Ecosystem Map Collection for Northern Alaska [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1359_1]
This data set provides four land cover and ecosystem classification maps for northern Alaska. The maps were produced for several projects and from different data sources including Landsat imagery ...


10. A vegetation assessment of Beaufort Island [K024_1996_1997_NZ_3]
The vegetation at Beaufort Island was assessed and a report written to ICAIR including a description of the area, species present, comparison to other Dry Valley vegetation, the merits of the vegetation ...


11. Analysis of the endolithic communities in the McMurdo Dry Valleys: microclimate, biodiversity, community structure, biomass, photosynthetic activity and genetic diversity [K024_2003_2008_NZ_1]
The photosynthetic activity of endolithic communities at three sites in the Ross Sea Region, including Mt Falconer in the Taylor Valley, Linnaeus Terrace in the Asgard Range, the Nussbaumriegel in ...


12. Biodiversity survey at Mt Kyffin near the Beardmore Glacier [K024_2002_2003_NZ_4]
A four person party visited an area close to Mt Kyffin on the south side of the Beardmore Glacier and at nearly 84° South latitude. In the 59-60 season the presence of many plants (lichens) and insects ...


13. Comparative studies of vegetation surveys, maps, species lists and lichen growth rates of the Cape Hallett region (Seebee Hook, Willett Cove and the scree slopes surrounding them) with a 1968 study [K024_1998_1999_NZ_1]
The first botanical work at Cape Hallett was carried out when Hallett Station existed in the early to late 1960s. These studies were used for comparative purposes of vegetation cover and lichen growth ...


14. Estimates of growth rates of lichen from photographs of lichen thalli on the Mt Falconer summit and ridge and the Rhone Bench (above Lake Bonney), Taylor Valley [K024_1980_2008_NZ_1]
A small number of lichen thalli on Mt Falconer summit and ridge and the Rhone Bench (above Lake Bonney) were marked and photographed during the 80-81 field season. These plants were refound over subsequent ...


15. Examination of the photosynthetic behaviour (energy content, nutrient content, productivity and acclimation) of mosses and lichens throughout the summer season at Cape Hallett [K024_2004_2006_NZ_2]
A possible sign of climate change is likely to be improved production and growth in plants. The response of net photosynthetic rates were measured on the large areas of relatively uniform moss cover ...


16. Experimental measurements of the effects of the environmental factors (temperature, light, water content and carbon dioxide concentration) on the photosynthesis activity of Antarctic mosses and lichens at Cape Hallett [K024_1998_1999_NZ_2]
A detailed study of how the environmental factors temperature, light, water content and carbon dioxide concentration affected photosynthesis of the two common mosses Bryum argenteum and B. pseudotriquetrum ...


17. GIS mapping of vegetation cover at two specially protected areas; Botany Bay, Granite Harbour and Cape Bird [K024_2007_2008_NZ_2]
The ground cover of vegetation was mapped for the entire ASPA (Antarctic Specially Protected Areas) at Botany Bay, Granite Harbour and at Cape Bird including mosses, lichen and algae. The method for ...


18. Plant biodiversity survey of the Cape Hallett region [K024_2004_2006_NZ_1]
Changes in biodiversity (the numbers, types and amount of terrestrial lichens and mosses) are expected to be one signal for environmental change. Better collection techniques, better identification ...


19. Plant biodiversity survey of the Granite Harbour, Darwin Glacier and Cape Crozier regions [K024_2006_2008_NZ_2]
The distribution and identity of lichens, mosses and endolithic algae were examined at sites around Granite Harbour, the Darwin Glacier and Igloo Spur at Cape Crozier to extend sampling of the Ross ...


20. The distribution and identity of terrestrial plant communities of the Lower Taylor Valley including lichens, mosses, hypolithic and endolithic algae [K024_1989_1990_NZ_4]
In the 1989-1990 season collecting trips were made to the Kukri Hills and to Mt. Falconer to prepare an initial species list of the Lower Taylor Valley. In the 2002-2003 season walking trips were ...


21. Vegetation mapping of the Fryxell Stream flush, Taylor Valley [K024_1989_1990_NZ_1]
The Frxyell Stream flows into Lake Fryxell in the Taylor Valley. Canada Pond lies upstream of Lake Fryxell adjacent to the Canada Glacier. The Fryxell Stream flush, both the upper flush (flush area ...


22. Vegetation survey in a proposed long-term monitoring site at Castle Rock [K024_1996_1997_NZ_1]
The site, near Castle Rock was delineated in a previous season by another investigator. The area was carefully searched and plants located, identified and as necessary, collected for herbarium and ...


23. Vegetation surveys and trails of a 'tracker' system to allow both topography and plant occurrence to be mapped at Cape Royds [K024_1996_1997_NZ_2]
A species list and vegetation notes of the Cape Royds area was completed. A high density of lichens occurred (eg Usnea sphacelata)at Horseshoe Bay and inland near the ice edge (Caloplaca sp.). A 'tracker' ...


24. Vegetation surveys of Granite Harbour region including Cape Geology, Botany Bay, Kar Plateau, Lion Island, Couloir Cliffs and Flat Iron [K024_1989_2000_NZ_1]
A preliminary survey of the plant life was conducted at Botany Bay and Cape Geology (Granite Harbour) to prepare an initial species list and to assess the general richness of the area (1989-1990). ...


25. Muskeg River Forest Demonstration Area, Fort Liard, Northwest Territories, Canada [Canada_CFS_MuskegRiverForest]
The Muskeg River Forest Demonstration Area was established as a co-operative venture with the local Acho Dene Koe and Band; the Northwest Territories Department of Resources, ...


26. Black Sturgeon Boreal Mixedwood Research Site, Ontario, Canada [Canada_CFS_BlSturgBorealResearc]
The Black Sturgeon Boreal Mixedwood Research Project (BSBMRP) was established in response to the need to build a strong ecological foundation for integrated resource management in boreal mixedwoods. ...


27. Broad Scale Forest Inventory (Phase 1) [Canada_AlbertaRDB_P1ForestInv]
During and shortly after the Second World War, the demand for lumber and wood products increased dramatically. This resulted in concern over lack of knowledge about the extent of the provincial forest ...


28. Landsat MSS Data over Canada [CANEMRCCRSLANDSATMSS]
The Multispectral Scanner (MSS) instrument on the Landsat series of satellites 1 to 5 records a continuous strip image in the following spectral bands: Band 4: 0.50 - 0.60 um ...


29. Montane Alternative Silvicultural Systems, British Columbia, Canada [Canada_CFS_MontanAlterSilvicult]
Montane forests have a winter snowpack and are found between 700 and 1100 metres in elevation on central Vancouver Island. They contain a large part of the coastal timber harvest ...


30. National Forest Health Database - Ground Vegetation Data for Canadian Forest Health Network [Canada_CFS_GrVegData]
Since 1984, Canadian Forest Service has been collecting data to help monitor the health of Canada's forests. Data is collected from a large number of strategically located plots all across Canada. ...


31. NatureServe Canada Contacts [Canada_NatureServe_Contacts]
(These records represent metadata on the common standards all Conservation Data Centres and Natural Heritage Information Centres use for these data. Metadata about specific implementations of these ...


32. NatureServe Canada Element Occurrence (EO) [Canada_NatureServe_EO]
Each Canadian Natural Heritage Program (NHP) or Conservation Data Centre (CDC) collects data on rare and imperiled species and plant communities in their jurisdiction. The Element Occurrence ...


33. NatureServe Canada Element Subnational Ranking (ESR) [Canada_NatureServe_ESR]
Each Canadian NHP/CDC collects information on the Elements of biodiversity (plants, animals, and communities) within their jurisdiction and tracks the taxonomy and status of each Element at the global, ...


34. NatureServe Canada Element Tracking (ET) [Canada_NatureServe_ET]
Each Canadian NHP/CDC collects information on the Elements of biodiversity (plants, animals, and communities) within their jurisdiction and tracks the taxonomy and status of each Element at the global, ...


35. NatureServe Canada Managed Areas (MA) [Canada_NatureServe_MA]
Each Canadian NHP/CDC collects information on the Elements of biodiversity (plants, animals, and communities) within their jurisdiction and tracks the taxonomy and status of each Element at the global, ...


36. NatureServe Canada References [Canada_NatureServe_Ref]
Each Canadian NHP/CDC collects information on the Elements of biodiversity (plants, animals, and communities) within their jurisdiction and tracks the taxonomy and status of each Element at the global, ...


37. NatureServe Canada Sites (SBR) [Canada_NatureServe_SBR]
Each Canadian NHP/CDC collects information on the Elements of biodiversity (plants, animals, and communities) within their jurisdiction and tracks the taxonomy and status of each Element at the global, ...


38. Ontario NHIC Central Databases [Canada_NatureServe_ONHICCDB]
Central database contains key source information for the NHIC, stored in two portions of the database called ?contacts? and ?references?. The contact records that support all ...


39. Ontario NHIC Element Occurrence Database [Canada_NatureServe_ONHICEODB]
The Ontario Natural Heritage Information Centre (NHIC) collects data on rare and imperiled species and plant communities in Ontario. ...


40. Ontario NHIC Natural Areas Database [Canada_NatureServe_ONHICNADB]
The Ontario Natural Heritage Information Centre (NHIC) collects data on significant natural areas within the province of Ontario, Canada. The Natural Areas Database ...


41. Reconnaissance Vegetation Inventory [Canada_AlbertaRDB_ReconnVegInv]
This series of reports and hardcopy maps provides a broad vegetation inventory for the Green Area and White Area. The maps depict both forestry and agricultural based vegetation cover types including ...


42. Turkey Lakes Tolerant Hardwoods Ecosystem Research Project, Ontario, Canada [Canada_CFS_TLTolHardwoodEcoRese]
The 1000 ha Turkey Lakes Watershed study area was established in 1979 to study the impacts of the long-range transport of air pollutants (LRTAP) on aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems. LRTAP impacts ...


43. Lake Tahoe, USA Riparian Assessment: Ground Cover Classification [LT_Ground_H2O]
The Lake Tahoe Riparian Assessment interpreted the 1996 digital image files to classify ground cover in the 14 riparian corridors. Ground cover was classified in the following categories: coniferous, ...


44. Micromosaic Structure of Plant Vegetation Cover on the Kola Peninsula, Russia [RUS_KTV_PLANT]
This data includes characteristics of spatial structure and diversity of forest-tundra ecotone ecosystems. The lists of plant species for compartments and indexes of biodiversity were presented in ...


45. 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2000_2000.00]
The 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is an exploratory effort to construct an index that measures the ability of a nation's economy to achieve sustainable development, with the ...


46. 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2001_2001.00]
The 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) utilizes a refined methodology based on the 2000 Pilot ESI effort, to construct an index covering 122 countries that measures the overall progress ...


47. 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2002_2002.00]
The 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) measures overall progress toward environmental sustainability for 142 countries based on environmental systems, stresses, human vulnerability, social ...


48. 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2005_2005.00]
The 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability, developed for 146 countries. The index provides a composite profile of national ...


49. A CD snapshot of Heard Island data from 1901-2002 held by the AADC [Heard_data_snapshot_1901-2002]
The CD was produced by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre for distribution to Heard Island expeditioners in the 2003/2004 season. The CD contained all publicly available data held by the Australian ...


50. A Climate Change Atlas for 80 Forest Tree Species of the Eastern United States [spatial database], USDA-FS [USDA.FS.NRS.CCTreeAtlas]
(Adapted from Project Home Page) The purpose of this atlas is to highlight the status of the current forests of the United States, east of the 100th meridian. The authors present 80 common species ...


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