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Global Positioning System Ground Control Points Acquired 1993 for the Forest Ecosystem Dynamics Project Spatial Data Archive
Entry ID: FED_GPS_1293

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Abstract: Forest Ecosystem Dynamics (FED) Project Spatial Data Archive: Global Positioning System Ground Control Points and Field Site Locations from 1993

The Biospheric Sciences Branch (formerly Earth Resources Branch) within the Laboratory for Terrestrial Physics at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center and associated University investigators are involved in a research program entitled Forest Ecosystem ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.0   S: 45.0   E: -68.0   W: -68.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Darrel L. Williams
Dataset Title: Global Positioning System (GPS) Ground Control Points and Field Site Locations from 1993
Dataset Series Name: FED Project Home Page
Dataset Release Place: NASA/GSFC
Dataset Publisher: NASA/GSFC
Data Presentation Form: Map Image
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-12-01
Stop Date: 1993-12-31
SATELLITES Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
Forest Ecosystem Dynamics Project, Biospheric Sciences Branch, Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: bruce.cook at
Contact Address:
Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 614.4
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution Media: WWW
Distribution Format: ARC/INFO EXPORT, ASCII Table
Fees: Free
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Nel, E.M. and M.E. Jackson. 1993. An Independent Evaluation of the
Accuracy of Handheld GPS Receivers. Unpublished Report.

Levine, E., K.J. Ranson, J.A. Smith, D.L. Williams, R.G. Knox,
H.H. Shugart, D.L. Urban, and W.T. Lawrence. 1993. Forest
ecosystem dynamics: linking forest succession, soil process and
radiation models. Ecological Modelling 65: 199-219.
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Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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