Global River Discharge Database
Entry ID: SAGE_RIVERDATA

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Summary
Abstract: This site contains a compilation of monthly mean river discharge data for over
3500 sites worldwide. The data sources are RivDis2.0, the United States
Geological Survey, Brazilian National Department of Water and Electrical
Energy, and HYDAT-Environment Canada. The period of record for each station is
variable, from 3 years to greater than 100. All data is in m3/s.

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Description: To access the data click on the map to zoom in to the desired stations and
data. Alternatively, the data can be accessed by using a key word search or by
entering the river ID number if that is known. The data is provided in a
tab-delimited format compatible with most spreadsheet programs.

Description: The Global River Discharge Database from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory
DAAC.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dataset Title: Global River Discharge Database
Dataset Publisher: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Data Presentation Form: maps, tables
Online Resource: http://www.sage.wisc.edu/riverdata/
Instrument
STREAM GAUGES Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment, Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.sage.wisc.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MICHAEL T. COE
Phone: 608-265-4038
Fax: 608-263-4113
Email: mtcoe at facstaff.wisc.edu
Contact Address:
Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment
Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
1710 University Ave
University of Wisconsin-Madison
City: Madison
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53726
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: text
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-12-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-12-13
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