BALANS Land cover
Entry ID: BALANS_LandCover

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Summary
Abstract: The BALANS land cover dataset has been assembled
from satellite data from the IRS 1C/1D WiFS satellite.
The reference data has been collected from national
sources. Note that the product is not homogenous due
to that. The approach has been to produce the best possible
product pixelwise within the frame of the BALANS project
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Caption:  BALANS Land Cover Map
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 75.0   S: 45.0   E: -40.0   W: 0.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Dataset Title: BALANS Land cover
Dataset Publisher: UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Data Presentation Form: GIS map
Online Resource: http://www.grida.no/baltic/htmls/related.htm
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-07-11
Stop Date: 2000-09-19
Science Keywords
BIOSPHERE > TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS > AGRICULTURAL LANDS Parameter Definition
BIOSPHERE > TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS > ALPINE/TUNDRA Parameter Definition
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Access Constraints Free access, unrestricted
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Global Resource Information Database - Arendal, United Nations Environment Programme Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.grida.no/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SINDRE LANGAAS
Phone: +46-8-16 20 00
Fax: +46-8-16 20 00
Email: langaas at grida.no
Contact Address:
UNEP/GRID-Arendal
c/o Dept. of Systems Ecology
Stockholm University
City: Stockholm
Postal Code: s-106 91
Country: Sweden
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online/CD-ROM
Distribution Size: 8.4 MB
Distribution Format: ArcInfo GRID, ArcView Spatial Analyst
Fees: No fees

Distribution Media: Online/CD-ROM
Distribution Size: 8.5 MB
Distribution Format: ERDAS GIS
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-06-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-06-18
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