GLOBAL RIVER DISCHARGE, 1807-1991, V. 1.1 (RIVDIS)
Entry ID: RIVDIS

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Summary
Abstract: The Global Monthly River Discharge Data Set contains monthly averaged discharge measurements for 1018 stations located throughout the world. The period of record varies widely from station to station with a mean of 21.5 years. The data are derived from the published UNESCO archives for river discharge, and checked against information obtained from the Global Runoff Center in Koblenz, Germany through the U.S. National Geophysical Data Center in Boulder, Colorado. Citation: Vorosmarty, C.J., B.M. Fekete, and B.A. Tucker. 1998. Global River Disc harge Database (RivDis) V. 1.1. Available online [http://www.daac.ornl.gov] and on CD-ROM from the ORNL Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 72.12   S: -47.35   E: 176.73   W: -178.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: FEKETE, B.M.TUCKER, B.A.VOROSMARTY, C.J.
Dataset Title: GLOBAL RIVER DISCHARGE, 1807-1991, V. 1.1 (RIVDIS)
Dataset Release Date: 1998
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=199&term2attribut...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1807-01-01
Stop Date: 1991-09-30
Instrument
STREAM GAUGES Ancillary Description
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: 199

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
Contact Address:
Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space
University of New Hampshire
City: Durham
Province or State: NH
Postal Code: 03824
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-05-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-12-06
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