SAFARI 2000 LAND COVER FROM AVHRR, 8-KM, 1984 (DEFRIES ET AL.)
Entry ID: s2k_land_cover-8km

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Summary
Abstract: This data set consists of a southern African subset of the University of Maryland (UMD) 8-km Global Land Cover product in ASCII GRID and binary image files formats. Over the past several years, researchers have increasingly turned to remotely sensed data to improve the accuracy of data sets that describe the geographic distribution of land cover at regional and global scales. To develop improved ... View entire text
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Description: SAFARI 2000 LAND COVER FROM AVHRR, 8-KM, 1984 (DEFRIES ET AL.)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 5.0   S: -35.0   E: 60.0   W: 5.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: DEFRIES, R.S.HANSEN, M.SOHLBERG, R.TOWNSHEND, J.R.G.
Dataset Title: SAFARI 2000 LAND COVER FROM AVHRR, 8-KM, 1984 (DEFRIES ET AL.)
Dataset Release Date: 2002
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=628&term2attribut...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1984-01-01
Stop Date: 1984-12-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
THE OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY (ORNL) DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE ARCHIVE CENTER (DAAC) Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://daac.ornl.gov/
Dataset ID: 628

Data Center Personnel
Name: ORNL DAAC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
Contact Address:
ORNL DAAC User Services Office
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 301-405-4884
Fax: 301-314-9299
Email: rd63 at umail.umd.edu
Contact Address:
Laboratory for Global Remote Sensing Studies
Department of Geography
2181 LeFrak Hall
University of Maryland at College Park
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20742-8225
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-02-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-02-22
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