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EOS Land Validation Core Site Characterizations Data Set; EDC Land Cover Data Set for Site #5, BOREAS_SSA

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Abstract: This data set shows the EDC land cover classifications within the BOREAS_SSA
site. The EROS Data Center (EDC), uses Land Cover data which are derived from
the 1km AVHRR (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer) composites. Imagine
and Arc/INFO were both used in the analysis and organization of this data.
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Description: EOS Land Validation Core Site #5: Boreas_SSA.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 87.61   S: 37.3   E: -48.11   W: -145.27

Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 km
Longitude Resolution: 1 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 km - < 10 km or approximately .01 degree - < .09 degree
Data Center
Global Land Cover Facility, University of Maryland Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: glcf at
Contact Address:
Global Land Cover Facility
3166 A.V. Williams Bldg
University of Maryland
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20742
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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