Global a-hexachlorocyclohexane (a-HCH) Emissions Inventory from the Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA), IGBP/IGAC

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Abstract: These GEIA datasets have been constructed in line with the corresponding Global
Pesticides Release Database (GloPeRD), which have been compiled by Environment
Canada, and reside at the GloPeRD web site
( ).

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Description: Global Pesticides Release Database (GloPeRD) project
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Yi-Fan Li
Dataset Title: Annual Pesticide Data
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: Global Emissions Inventory Activity
Version: Version 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1980-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-12-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 degree
Longitude Resolution: 1 degree
Temporal Resolution: annual
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Global Emissions Inventory Activity, International Global Atmospheric Chemistry, International Geosphere-Biosphere Program Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 303-442-6866
Fax: 303-442-6958
Email: Paulette at
Contact Address:
GEIA Center
Panorama Pathways
2385 Panorama Avenue
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Postal Code: 80304
Country: USA
Distribution Media: online, WWW ftp
Fees: none
Email: yfli at
Contact Address:
Canadian Global Emissions Inventory Centre
Atmospheric Environment Service
Environment Canada
4905 Dufferin Street
City: Downsview
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: M3H5T4
Country: Canada
Li, Y. F., M. T. Scholdz, and B.J. van Heyst, 2000, "Global gridded emission
inventory of a- hexachlorocyclohexane", J. Geophys. Res., 105, D5, 6621-6632.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-12-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-02-15
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