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JERS-1 SAR Global Rain Forest Mapping Project Africa, 1996-1997
Entry ID: ND01017

Abstract: The Global Rain Forest Mapping project (GRFM) is an effort led by the
Earth Observation Research Center (EORC) of the National Space
Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) in cooperation with, among others,
the NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), the Alaska SAR Facility
(ASF), the Space Applications Institute of the Joint ... View entire text
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Description: Global Forest Mapping Project JERS-1 SAR data
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 9.5   S: -9.5   E: 34.0   W: -8.0
  N: 12.0   S: 4.0   E: -8.0   W: -14.0
  N: 12.0   S: -9.5   E: -8.0   W: -14.0
  N: 6.0   S: -4.0   E: 40.0   W: 34.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: JAXA
Dataset Title: JERS-1 SAR Global Rain Forest Mapping Project Africa
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-09-01
Stop Date: 1997-03-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 5 degrees
Longitude Resolution: 5 degrees
ISO Topic Category
Use Constraints The JERS-1 SAR data, images and text contained within this website are
only intended for scientific and/or educational use. Any other use is
prohibited under the terms of the NASDA/MITI copyright.

If you wish to publish these images for scientific or educational
purposes, no ... View entire text
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Satellite Applications and Operations Center, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: aproject at
Contact Address:
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
Earth Observation Research Center
Country: JAPAN
Distribution Media: CD-ROM

Distribution Media: Online WWW
Email: shimada.masanobu at
Contact Address:
Tsukuba Space Center 2-1-1 Sengen
City: Tsukuba
Province or State: Ibaraki
Postal Code: 305-8505
Country: Japan
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-04-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-10-25

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