Roads and Rivers of Africa's Transportation Network, 1991

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Title: Roads and Rivers of Africa's Transportation Network, 1991
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The Road Transportation Network datasets (from Cameroon, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Zaire) are a combination of major roads and rivers that were generated for the Elephant Database. The Database was a result of cooperation between European Communities (EEC), Elsa Wild Animal Appeal (EWAA) and UNEP/GRID. Source map used was from the National Geographic Institute, Paris (of unknown scale), was projected into Miller Oblated Stereographic at 1:1000000. File: CAMROADS.E00 Code: 112002-001 File CAMROARDS represents major roads, plus rivers of Cameroon. File: GABONRD.E00 Code: 123002-001 File GABONRD represents major roads, plus rivers of Gabon. File: EGRDS.E00 Code: 121003-001 File: ZAIRAPP.E00 Code: 158003-001 Vector Member The E00 file is in Arc/info format and should be imported with the Arc/Info command Import cover In-Filename Out-Filename Reference: UNEP/EEC/EWAA Technical Report on the African Elephant Database (1991) Source map : from National Geographic Institute, scale 1:1000000 Publication Date : September 1991 Projection : Miller Type : Line Format : Arc/Info Export non-compressed
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East_Bounding_Coordinate: 32.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 5.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: -14.0
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Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > HUMAN DIMENSIONS > INFRASTRUCTURE > TRANSPORTATION
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE > SURFACE WATER > RIVERS/STREAMS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS > MARINE HABITAT
Theme_Keyword: Freshwater > Freshwater Resources > Rivers
Theme_Keyword: Human Settlements > Infrastructure > Access Roads
Theme_Keyword: Motorable Road
Theme_Keyword: Paved Road
Theme_Keyword: Track
Theme_Keyword: Trail
Theme_Keyword: Transportation > Land Transportation > Road Classification
Theme_Keyword: Transportation > Land Transportation > Road Transport
Theme_Keyword: Transportation > Land Transportation > Roads
Theme_Keyword: BIOTA
Theme_Keyword: GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Theme_Keyword: INLAND WATERS
Theme_Keyword: OCEANS
Theme_Keyword: TRANSPORTATION
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Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA > CAMEROON
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA > EQUATORIAL GUINEA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA > GABON
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA > CONGO, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA
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Contact_Person: JOHANNES AKIWUMI
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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Address: Head, Data and Information Management Section
Address: Division of Early Warning and Assessment (DEWA)
Address: United Nations Environment Programme
Address: P. O. Box 30552
City: Nairobi
Postal_Code: 00100
Country: Kenya
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (+254-20) 7624214
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (+254-20) 7624315
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: Johannes.Akiwumi@unep.org
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Contact_Organization: UNEP/GRID-NAIROBI > Global Resource Information Database - Nairobi, Division of Early Warning and Assessment, United Nations Environment Programme
Contact_Person: JOHANNES AKIWUMI
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
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Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Head, Data and Information Management Section
Address: Division of Early Warning and Assessment (DEWA)
Address: United Nations Environment Programme
Address: P. O. Box 30552
City: Nairobi
Postal_Code: 00100
Country: Kenya
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (+254-20) 7624214
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (+254-20) 7624315
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: Johannes.Akiwumi@unep.org
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Metadata_Date:
Metadata_Review_Date: 20120531
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Contact_Person: GCMD User Support Office
Contact_Organization: NASA Global Change Master Directory
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Address: Not Available
City: Lanham
State_or_Province: MD
Postal_Code: 20706
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: Not Available
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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