A Digital Global Map of Irrigated Areas
Entry ID: UKASSEL_GLOBAL_IRRIGATED_AREA

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Summary
Abstract: For the purpose of global modeling of water use and crop
production, a digital global map of irrigated areas was developed. The
map depicts the areal percentage of each 0.5 deg. by 0.5 deg grid cell
that was equipped for irrigation in 1995. It was derived by
combininginformation from large-scale maps with outlines of irrigated
areas (one or more countries per map), FAO data on total irrigated
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Doll, Petra and Siebert, Stefan
Dataset Title: A Digital Global Map of Irrigated Areas
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: Germany
Dataset Publisher: University of Kassel
Online Resource: http://www.usf.uni-kassel.de/usf/archiv/daten/irriareamap.en.htm
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-01-01
Stop Date: 1995-12-31
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: Monthly
Originating Center
Data Center
Center for Environmental Systems, University of Kassel Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.usf.uni-kassel.de/usf/

Data Center Personnel
Name: PETRA DOLL
Phone: 49.561.804.3913
Email: doell at usf.uni-kassel.de
Contact Address:
Center for Environmental Systems Research
Kurt-Wolters-Strasse 3
Room 2208
City: Kassel
Postal Code: 34109
Country: Germany
Distribution
Distribution Format: ARC/INFO or ArcView

Distribution Format: ASCII
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 49.561.804.3913
Email: doell at usf.uni-kassel.de
Contact Address:
Center for Environmental Systems Research
Kurt-Wolters-Strasse 3
Room 2208
City: Kassel
Postal Code: 34109
Country: Germany
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2004-12-10
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