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1. NASA Land Information System (LIS) Data Sets [NASA_LIS_DATA]
The Land Information System (LIS) provides collection of sample data for demonstration of LIS code. The original source of each data set is given whenever possible. LIS does not endorse the validity, ...


2. Global Soil Texture and Derived Water-Holding Capacities (Webb et al.) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/548_1]
A standardized global data set of soil horizon thicknesses and textures (particle size distributions).


3. Global Soil Types, 0.5-Degree Grid (Modified Zobler) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/540_1]
A global data set of soil types is available at 0.5-degree latitude by 0.5-degree longitude resolution. There are 106 soil units, based on Zobler's (1986) assessment of the FAO/UNESCO Soil Map of ...


4. Global Soil Types, 1-Degree Grid (Zobler) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/418_1]
A global digital data base of soil properties is available at 1 degree longitude resolution. For each land cell, the data base includes major and associated soil units, surface texture, and slope; ...


5. LBA Regional Vegetation and Soils, 1-Degree (Wilson and Henderson-Sellers) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/687_1]
This data set is a subset of a global vegetation and soils data set by Wilson and Henderson-Sellers (1985a). The subset was created for the study area of the Large Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment ...


6. ARM/GCIP Near-Surface Observation Data Set - 1996 (NESOB-96) at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [NESOB96_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
The Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM)/Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Continental-scale International Project (GCIP) Near-Surface Observation Data Set - 1996 (NESOB-96) took ...


7. ARM/GCIP Near-Surface Observation Data Set - 1997 (NESOB-97) at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [NESOB97_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
The Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM)/Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Continental-scale International Project (GCIP) Near-Surface Observation Data Set - 1997 (NESOB-97) took ...


8. GCIP Enhanced Observing Period (EOP) at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [EOP_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
The Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Continental-scale International Project (GCIP) Enhanced Observing Period (EOP) takes ...


9. GCIP Initial Data Set 1 (GIDS-1) at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [GIDS1_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
The Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Continental-scale International Project (GCIP) Initial Data Set (GIDS-1) contains data from the west-central Mississippi River basin. GIDS-1 is ...


10. GCIP Integrated Systems Test (GIST) at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [GIST_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
The Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Continental-scale International Project (GCIP) Integrated Systems Test (GIST) takes place in the ...


11. GCIP Large Scale Area-North West (LSA-NW) EAOP-00 at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [LSANW00_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
The Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Continental-scale International Project (GCIP) Large Scale Area-North West (LSA-NW) Enhanced Annual ...


12. GCIP Large Scale Area-North West (LSA-NW) EAOP-99 at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [LSANW99_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
The Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Continental-scale International Project (GCIP) Large Scale Area-North West (LSA-NW) Enhanced Annual Observing Period 1999 (EAOP-99) takes place ...


13. Global Hydrological Archive and Analysis System (GHAAS) Water Balance Model [EOSWEBSTER_GHASS]
The GHAAS (USA) collection contains data used to compare water balance estimates over U.S. watersheds modeled by eleven potential evapotranspiration functions. The terrestrial water cycle ...


14. Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Data Available on the WWW [GLOBE_DATA]
GLOBE is a worldwide network of students, teachers and scientists working together to study and understand the global environment. ...


15. Global Model Reference Data, 0.5 x 0.5 degree grid-cell [EOSWEBSTER_Global_Ref]
The Global Model Reference Collection contains 3 datasets that have been used extensively in various biogeochemical process models, in addition to some basic data layers used in analyzing and aggregating ...


16. NASA/Ames Amazon Ecology (AME) Mapping Data Sets [NASA_AMES_AME]
The AME data set is comprised of maps for the country of Brazil, gridded at 8-km spatial resolution. Each file contains one binary map layer comprised of 552 rows x 634 cols with no header lines ...


17. SMEX03 Soil Texture Data: Alabama [NSIDC-0368]
Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support ...


18. SMEX04 Soil Characteristics Data: Arizona [NSIDC-0415]
Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support ...


19. SMEX04 Soil Characteristics Data: Sonora [NSIDC-0439]
Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support ...


20. Southern Great Plains 1997 Hydrology Experiment Data at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [SGP97_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
The Southern Great Plains 1997 (SGP97) Hydrology Experiment originated from an interdisciplinary investigation, "Soil Moisture Mapping at Satellite Temporal and Spatial Scales" (PI Thomas J. Jackson, ...


21. Southern Great Plains 1999 Hydrology Experiment Data at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC [SGP99_UCAR_JOSS_NOAA_CODIAC]
There are current and near future satellite observing systems that, while not ideal for soil moisture measurement, can provide information for some conditions. These systems include the Special Sensor ...


22. Vegetation/Ecosystem Modeling and Analysis Project Vegetation, Climate, Climate Scenarios, and Soils Database [VEMAP]
The Web site for VEMAP is: "http://www.cgd.ucar.edu/vemap/" The FTP site for VEMAP is: "ftp://ftp.ucar.edu/cgd/", directory "vemap/" The following was abstracted for a data availability ...


23. 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 ...


24. BOREAS TE-20 NSA SOIL LAB DATA [BOREAS_TE20SLDN]
This data set contains the major soil properties of soil samples collected at the tower flux sites in the NSA. The soil samples were collected by Hugo Veldhuis and his staff from the University of ...


25. BOREAS TE-20 SOILS DATA OVER THE NSA-MSA AND TOWER SITES IN RASTER FORMAT [BOREAS_SOILT20R]
This data set was gridded from vector layers of soil maps that were received from Dr. Hugo Veldhuis, who did the original mapping in the field during 1994. The vector layers were gridded into raster ...


26. BOREAS TE-01 Soils Data over the SSA Tower Sites in Raster Format [BOREAS_SOILTE1R]
This data set was gridded from vector layers of soil maps that were received from Dr. Darwin Anderson TE-01 who did the original soil mapping in the field during 1994. The vector layers were gridded ...


27. Data over the SSA in Raster Format and AEAC Projection [BOREAS_SOIL125R]
This data set consists of GIS layers that describe the soils of the BOREAS SSA. The original data were submitted as vector layers that were gridded by BOREAS staff to a 30-meter pixel size in the ...


28. BOREAS HYD-01 Soil Hydraulic Properties [BOREAS_H01_SHD]
The BOREAS HYD-01 team made several measurements related to soil moisture and soil properties. These soil hydraulic properties were determined at the flux tower sites based on analysis of in situ ...


29. BOREAS Regional Soils Data in Raster Format and AEAC Projection [BOREAS_REGSOILR]
This data set was gridded by BORIS staff from a vector data set received from Canadian Soil Information System (CanSIS). The original data came in two parts that covered Saskatchewan and Manitoba. ...


30. VEMAP 1: U.S. Soil [VEMAP_1_SOIL]
The Vegetation/Ecosystem Modeling and Analysis Project (VEMAP) is an ongoing multiinstitutional, international effort addressing the response of biogeography and biogeochemistry to environmental variability ...


31. LBA-ECO ND-10 Soil Properties of Pasture Chronosequences, Para, Brazil: 1997 [ND10_SOIL_CHEMISTRY]
This data set provides the results of soil physical property and chemical measurements of samples collected from two pasture chronosequences (years since conversion from primary forest) located on ...


32. LBA-ECO ND-01 Forest and Pasture Soil and Grass Analyses, Rondonia, Brazil: 2003-2004 [ND01_PASTURE_NUTRIENTS]
This data set provides soil physical and chemical properties, and grass nutrient measurements of samples collected from 17 pasture sites located within the state of Rondonia in the southwestern Brazilian ...


33. LBA-ECO CD-09 Soil and Vegetation Characteristics, Tapajos National Forest, Brazil [CD09_SOILS_VEG_TAPAJOS]
This data set reports the results of soil and vegetation surveys at four distinct areas within the Tapajos National Forest (TNF), 50 to 100 km south of Santarem, Para, Brazil, in November 1999. At ...


34. LBA-ECO CD-06 Soil Classification Map, Ji-Parana River Basin, Rondonia, Brazil [CD06_SOILS_JIPARANA]
This data set provides a digital map of soil orders for the Ji-Parana River Basin, in the state of Rondonia, Brazil (Western Amazonia). Soil orders were manually digitized from a 1:500,000 map from ...


35. LBA-ECO TG-09 Soil Isotopic C, N, H2O, and N2O Data, Tapajos National Forest, Brazil [LBA_TG09_N2O_SOILS]
This data set reports the results of carbon, nitrogen, and oxygen isotopic analyses of soil, soil water, and N2O soil gas samples; total soil carbon and nitrogen concentrations; and soil texture and ...


36. LBA REGIONAL VEGETATION AND SOILS, 1-DEGREE (WILSON AND HENDERSON-SELLERS) [lba_veg_soils]
This data set is a subset of a global vegetation and soils data set by Wilson and Henderson-Sellers (1985a). The subset was created for the study area of the Large Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment ...


37. LBA-ECO TG-05 NPP, Carbon Pool, Soil Characteristics, Soil Gas Flux Maps of Brazil [TG05_CASA]
This data set provides maps produced from model output data from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration–Carnegie Ames Stanford Approach (NASA-CASA) model and other modeling approaches. ...


38. 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 ...


39. GEOECOLOGY: COUNTY-LEVEL ENVIRONMENTAL DATA FOR THE UNITED STATES, 1964-1979 [geoecology]
The GEOECOLOGY Data Base is a compilation of environmental data for research and development needs that includes information for the period 1964 to 1979 (Olson et al. 1980). The data have been used ...


40. GLOBAL FOREST ECOSYSTEM STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION DATA FOR CARBON BALANCE RESEARCH [LUYSSAERT_CARBON_FLUX]
A comprehensive global database has been assembled to quantify CO2 fluxes and pathways across different levels of integration (from photosynthesis up to net ecosystem production) in forest ecosystems. ...


41. GLOBAL SOIL PROFILE DATA (ISRIC-WISE) [ISRIC]
The International Soil Reference and Information Centre-World Inventory of Soil Emission Potentials (ISRIC-WISE) international soil profile data set consists of a homogenized, global set of 1,125 ...


42. GLOBAL SOIL TEXTURE AND DERIVED WATER-HOLDING CAPACITIES (WEBB ET AL.) [WEBBSOIL]
A standardized global data set of soil horizon thicknesses and textures (particle size distributions) was compiled by Webb et al. This data set will be used for the improved ground hydrology parameterization ...


43. GLOBAL SOIL TYPES, 0.5-DEGREE GRID (MODIFIED ZOBLER) [ZOBLERSOILDERIVED]
A global data set of soil types is available at 0.5-degree latitude by 0.5-degree longitude resolution. There are 106 soil units, based on Zobler?s (1986) assessment of the FAO/UNESCO Soil Map of ...


44. GLOBAL SOIL TYPES, 1-DEGREE GRID (ZOBLER) [SOIL1X1]
A global data set of soil types is available at 1-degree latitude by 1-degree longitude resolution. There are 26 soil units based on Zobler's assessment of FAO Soil Units (Zobler, 1986). The data ...


45. SNF SITE CHARACTERIZATION DATA: C.JARVIS [SNF_CJ_SITES]
This data set documentation is currently in work. In the interim, an abstract of the entire Superior National Forest (SNF) data collection activity from which the SNF Site Characterization Data: C.Jarvis ...


46. LBA-ECO ND-04 TERMITE MOUND AND SOIL CHARACTERIZATION, AMAZONAS, BRAZIL: 1999-20 [ND04_TERMITE_MOUNDS]
This data set reports the results of a comprehensive study of mound building termites at the Embrapa research station in the Distrito Agropecuario da SUFRAMA, located at km 53 of the federal highway ...


47. SAFARI 2000 SOIL TYPES, 0.5-DEG GRID (MODIFIED ZOBLER) [s2k_modified_zobler]
The data set consists of a southern African subset of the "Global Soil Types, 0.5-Degree Grid (Modified Zobler)" data set. Data files are provided in ASCII GRID format. A global data set of soil types ...


48. SAFARI 2000 VEGETATION AND SOILS, 1-DEG (WILSON AND HENDERSON-SELLERS) [s2k_veg_wilhend]
This data set contains a subset for southern Africa of Wilson and Henderson-Sellers' Global Vegetation & Soils 1-degree data. The data are available in both ASCII GRID and binary image files formats. ...


49. BOREAS SERM FOREST COVER DATA LAYERS OF THE SSA IN VECTOR FORMAT [BOREAS_SSAFCOVV]
The forest cover data provided by Saskatchewan Environment and Resource Management, Forestry Branch - Inventory Unit (SERM-FBIU) are basically a digital version of its 1:12,500 scale forest cover ...


50. BOREAS TE-20 SOILS DATA OVER THE NSA-MSA AND TOWER SITES IN VECTOR FORMAT [BOREAS_SOILT20V]
The BOREAS TE-20 team collected several data sets for use in developing and testing models of forest ecosystem dynamics. This data set contains vector layers of soil maps that were received from Dr. ...


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