LBA-ECO LC-01 TOPOGRAPHIC DATA FOR INTENSIVE STUDY AREAS, NORTHERN ECUADORIAN AMAZONEntry ID: LC01_TOPOGRAPHY_ECUADOR
Abstract: This data set contains topographic/geomorphological data associated with the four Intensive Study Areas (ISAs) in the Northern Ecuadorian Amazon (northern Oriente) that are part of the University of North Carolina's Carolina Population Center (CPC) Ecuador Projects study. Study area boundaries were developed directly from 1:50,000 topographical maps. Point elevation features and 20-meter elevation contours were digitized from these same maps. Digital elevation models (DEMs) were derived from these elevation data and, in turn, terrain aspect and terrain slope were derived from the digital elevation models. Only boundary data were provided for the southwestern ISA. These data are provided in ESRI shapefile format and GeoTiff. There are six compressed (*.zip) data files with this data set.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: BILSBORROW, R.E.FRIZZELLE, B.G.WALSH, S.J.
Dataset Title: LBA-ECO LC-01 TOPOGRAPHIC DATA FOR INTENSIVE STUDY AREAS, NORTHERN ECUADORIAN AMAZON
Dataset Release Date: 2012
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Dataset DOI: doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1082Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=1082&term2attribu...
Start Date: 1993-01-01Stop Date: 1993-01-01
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: richard_bilsborrow at unc.edu
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Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 27516-2524
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
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Province or State: TN
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-05-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-06-19