Geo/SAT 2 Remote Sensing Data Sets
Entry ID: Canada_Eidetic_GeoSAT2Data

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Summary
Abstract: The Geo/SAT 2 data sets consist of remotely sensed satellite imagery for the
following geographical areas:
1 - Persian Gulf
2 - San Francisco Bay
3 - Coachella Valley, California
4 - Indiana
5 - Washington, D.C.
6 - Deccan Plateau, India

These data sets correspond respectively to the Geo/SAT 2 lesson
modules for teaching the principles and applications of digital remotely sensed
data interpretation.
1 - Environmental Warfare: Persian Gulf
2 - Shrinking Bay: San Francisco Bay
3 - Bighorn Sheep: Coachella Valley, California
4 - Map Making: Indiana
5 - Urban Heat Island: Washington, D.C.
6 - Dry Monsoon: Deccan Plateau, India

The lesson modules can be viewed at:
http://employees.oneonta.edu/baumanpr/geosat2/geosat2.htm data
sets are intended to be used with the Geo/SAT 2 instructional package which
forms an integrated teaching package for remote sensing school and introductory
college courses. The package consists of data, lesson modules, and software.
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Direct Spatial Reference: Raster
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Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.


Geographic Coverage
 N: 90.0 S: -90.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Eidetic Digital Imaging Ltd.
Dataset Title: Geo/SAT 2 Remote Sensing Data Sets
Dataset Series Name: Geo/SAT 2
Dataset Release Date: 20010801
Dataset Release Place: Brentwood Bay, British Columbia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Eidetic Digital Imaging Ltd.
Online Resource: http://www.eidetic.bc.ca/~eidetic/geosat2.htm


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-08-08
Stop Date: 1999-07-27


Location Keywords
OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN > ARABIAN SEA > PERSIAN GULF
CONTINENT > ASIA > SOUTHCENTRAL ASIA > INDIA
CONTINENT > ASIA > WESTERN ASIA > MIDDLE EAST > IRAQ
CONTINENT > ASIA > WESTERN ASIA > MIDDLE EAST > KUWAIT
CONTINENT > ASIA > WESTERN ASIA > MIDDLE EAST > SAUDI ARABIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
CONTINENT > ASIA > WESTERN ASIA > MIDDLE EAST
CONTINENT > ASIA > SOUTHERN ASIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > EASTERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > MID-LATITUDE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > WESTERN HEMISPHERE


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >AGRICULTURAL AQUATIC SCIENCES    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >AGRICULTURAL PLANT SCIENCE    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >ANIMAL COMMODITIES    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >ANIMAL SCIENCE    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >FEED PRODUCTS    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >FOOD SCIENCE    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >FOREST SCIENCE    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >PLANT COMMODITIES    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >SOILS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >HABITAT CONVERSION/FRAGMENTATION >URBANIZATION/URBAN SPRAWL    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE/MANAGEMENT >LAND MANAGEMENT >LAND USE CLASSES    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >EROSION/SEDIMENTATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >LAND TEMPERATURE >LAND SURFACE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE ENVIRONMENT MONITORING    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
FARMING
ECONOMY


Access Constraints
None


Use Constraints
$95 (US funds) for a site license for all data sets, software, and lesson
modules, all on one CD.


Keywords
GCMD


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center


Data Center
Eidetic Digital Imaging Ltd.    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.eidetic.bc.ca/~eidetic

Data Center Personnel
Name: DR. FRED G. PEET
Phone: +01-250-652-9326
Fax: +01-250-652-5269
Email: eidetic at eidetic.bc.ca
Contact Address:
Eidetic Digital Imaging Ltd.
1210 Marin Park Drive
City: Brentwood Bay
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V8M 1G7
Country: Canada



Distribution
Fees: $95 (US funds) for a site license


Personnel
DR. FRED G. PEET
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-250-652-9326
Fax: +01-250-652-5269
Email: eidetic at eidetic.bc.ca
Contact Address:
Eidetic Digital Imaging Ltd.
1210 Marin Park Drive
City: Brentwood Bay
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V8M 1G7
Country: Canada


DR. FRED G. PEET
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-250-652-9326
Fax: +01-250-652-5269
Email: eidetic at eidetic.bc.ca
Contact Address:
Eidetic Digital Imaging Ltd.
1210 Marin Park Drive
City: Brentwood Bay
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V8M 1G7
Country: Canada



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-09-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-19
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-09-11

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