Continuos Fields Tree Cover (North America)
Entry ID: geodata_1390

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Summary
Abstract: This prototype data set contains 1km cells estimating percent tree cover. Each pixel in the layers has a value between 10 and 80 percent. These layers can be directly used as parameters in models or aggregated into more conventional land cover maps. For the latter, the product offers the flexibility to derive land cover maps based on user's requirements for a particular application. The product is ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 87.95   S: 8.56   E: -11.98   W: -178.97

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Continuos Fields Tree Cover
Dataset Release Date: 2001-01-01
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-01-01
Stop Date: 1993-12-31
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Use Constraints Public
Data Center
Global Land Cover Facility, University of Maryland Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://glcf.umd.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: RUTH S. DEFRIES
Phone: 301-405-4884
Fax: 301-314-9299
Email: rd63 at umail.umd.edu
Contact Address:
Laboratory for Global Remote Sensing Studies
Department of Geography
2181 LeFrak Hall
University of Maryland at College Park
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20742-8225
Country: USA
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Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: geo at unepgrid.ch
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-06-19
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