[ISO_Topic_Category='IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER']
HDDS_Baseline_AdhocEntry ID: HDDS_Baseline_Adhoc
Abstract: The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Emergency Operations, in support of the Department of Homeland Security, provides imagery and resources for use in disaster preparations, rescue and relief operations, damage assessments, and reconstruction efforts. A variety of products, however ,not limited to, include: multiple types of satellite and aerial imagery, maps, products, presentations and data source documents.
Purpose: The acquisition and the availability of imagery and products provide timely analysis of areas before, during, and after a disaster.
LAND SURFACE > EROSION/SEDIMENTATION > EROSION
LAND SURFACE > LAND USE/LAND COVER > LAND USE/LAND COVER CLASSIFICATION
LAND SURFACE > LANDSCAPE > REFORESTATION
LAND SURFACE > SOILS
LAND SURFACE > SURFACE RADIATIVE PROPERTIES > ALBEDO
LAND SURFACE > GEOMORPHIC LANDFORMS/PROCESSES
LAND SURFACE > TOPOGRAPHY > TERRAIN ELEVATION
LAND SURFACE > TOPOGRAPHY > TOPOGRAPHIC EFFECTS
LAND SURFACE > TOPOGRAPHY > TERRAIN ELEVATION > TOPOGRAPHICAL RELIEF MAPS
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints Any downloading and use of these data signifies a user's agreement to comprehension and compliance of the USGS Standard Disclaimer. Insure all portions of metadata are read and clearly understood before using these data in order to protect both user and USGS interests.
Use Constraints There is no guarantee of warranty concerning the accuracy of these data. Users should be aware that temporal changes may have occurred since the data was collected and that some parts of these data may no longer represent actual surface conditions. Users should not use these data for critical applications without a full awareness of their limitations. Acknowledgement of the originating agencies would be appreciated in products derived from these data. Any user who modifies the data set is obligated to describe the types of modifications they perform. User specifically agrees not to misrepresent the data set, nor to imply that changes made were approved or endorsed by the U.S. Geological Survey. Please refer to http://www.usgs.gov/privacy.html for the USGS disclaimer.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: Digital
Distribution Format: Download
Fees: This non-refundable fee is $30 per scene/frame.
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: bellis at usgs.gov
City: Sioux Falls
Province or State: SD
Postal Code: 57198
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-11-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-04-19