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SMEX05 Land Use Classification Data: Iowa
Entry ID: NSIDC-0446

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Abstract: Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support for this data set may be limited. This data set contains land use classification data for the Walnut Creek watershed area of Ames, Iowa USA. Land cover classification was necessary for the modeling and ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.07   S: 41.87   E: -93.52   W: -94.02

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Hunt, Jr., E. R.
Dataset Title: SMEX05 Land Use Classification Data: Iowa
Dataset Release Date: 2010-02-05
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC DAAC: NASA DAAC at the National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-06-06
Stop Date: 2005-07-17
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Data Center
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 28 MB
Distribution Format: Binary
Email: erhunt at
Contact Address:
Rm 104 Bldg 007 BARC-West
City: Beltsville
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20705
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-02-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-05-19

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