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SEDAC Environmental Sustainability Index Electronic Seminar (ESI E-Seminar)
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_E-SEMINAR

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Summary
Abstract: The Environmental Sustainability Index e-Seminar (ESI_e-Seminar) is a short online course describing the many facets of environmental sustainability. The course consists of a series of video discussions and activities based on the Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) mapping tool. Led by Professor Marc Levy, the course is taught in conference-style format with the perspectives of nine faculty members associated with the Columbia University Center International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).

Purpose: The purpose is to increase the understanding of the dynamics between human activity and environmental processes in several specific geographic contexts around the world, ideas and techniques utilized in efforts to bring about greater environmental sustainability, and the range of available data related to environmental sustainability worldwide and the themes evident in these data.
Service Citation
Originators: Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University
Title: SEDAC Environmental Sustainability Index Electronic Seminar (ESI E-Seminar)
Release_Date: 2002
Provider: Columbia University
Edition: 1.00
URL: http://ci.columbia.edu/ci/eseminars/1401_detail.html
Service Keywords
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >INTERACTIVE PROGRAMS >WEB-BASED Parameter Definition

Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >AIR QUALITY >EMISSIONS Parameter Definition
ATMOSPHERE >AIR QUALITY >NITROGEN OXIDES Parameter Definition
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Access Constraints Registration is required. CIESIN offers unrestricted access and use of data without charge, unless specified in the documentation for particular data. All other rights are reserved.
Use Constraints The E-seminar is free to Columbia students, faculty, and staff and costs $45 for other users.
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Service Provider
SEDAC > Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: SEDAC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 845-365-8920
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: +1 845-365-8988
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: metadata at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: New York
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2002-06-21
SERF Last Revision Date: 2017-01-18
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