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1. Environmental Atlas of the Lake Pontchartrain Basin [USGS_OFR_2002_206]
The story of Lake Pontchartrain and its surrounding Basin is a fascinating saga. Created at the end of the last Ice Age, this estuary is much more than just a magnificent natural resource. It has ...


2. 2008 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2008_2008.00]
The 2008 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) centers on two broad environmental protection objectives: (1) reducing environmental stresses on human health, and (2) promoting ecosystem vitality ...


3. 2010 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2010_2010.00]
The 2010 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 163 countries on environmental performance based on twenty-five indicators grouped within ten core policy categories addressing environmental health, ...


4. 2012 Environmental Performance Index and Pilot Trend Environmental Performance Index [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2012_2012.00]
The 2012 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 132 countries on 22 performance indicators in the following 10 policy categories: environmental burden of disease, water (effects on human health), ...


5. 2014 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2014_2014.00]
The 2014 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 178 countries on 20 performance indicators in the following 9 policy categories: health impacts, air quality, water and sanitation, water resources, ...


6. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Complete Collection, Version 1.1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_COMPLETE_V11_1.1]
The Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections, Version 1.1 contains 426 indicators for 239 countries from five major environmental sustainability indicator efforts: the 2006 ...


7. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: The Wellbeing of Nations [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_WELLBEING_1.0]
The Wellbeing of Nations portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains a subset of 123 variables assembled from the Wellbeing of Nations, which assesses ...


8. Deep-water and El Nino-related fishes from the northern Humboldt Current System of Chile-Peru [cl_udec_copas_fishes_01.xml]
This data base includes deep-water fishes and fishes collected at northern Chile during El Ni´┐Żo conditions in 1983-84. These fishes were collected and identified by Ismael Kong, who was a highly prestigious ...


9. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Birds of the Americas Family Richness Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_BIRD_RICH_1.0]
The Birds of the Americas Family Richness Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 are the aggregations of the Presence Grids data at the family level. They are available in 30-arc second ...


10. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Birds of the Americas Original Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_BIRD_ORIG_1.0]
The Birds of the Americas Original Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1are converted 1- kilometer grid cell data in the Geographic Coordinate System (GCS) that cover North America, ...


11. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Birds of the Americas Presence Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_BIRD_PRES_1.0]
The Birds of the Americas Family Presence Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 is a reclassified version of the original grids of the bird species distribution maps of North America, ...


12. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Global Amphibians Family Richness Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_AMP_RICH_1.0]
Global Amphibians Family Richness Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 are aggregations of the presence grids data at the family level. They are available in 30-arc second (1 kilometer) ...


13. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Global Amphibians Original Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_AMP_ORIG_1.0]
The Global Amphibians Original Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 are converted 1- kilometer grid cell data available in the Geographic Coordinate System (GCS). The input vector ...


14. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Global Amphibians Presence Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_AMP_PRES_1.0]
The Global Amphibians Presence Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 is a reclassified version of the original grids of amphibian species distribution maps. The data include 1- kilometer ...


15. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Mammals of the Americas Family Richness Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_MAM_RICH_1.0]
The Mammals of the Americas Family Richness Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 are aggregations of the presence grids data at the family level. They are available in 30-arc second ...


16. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Mammals of the Americas Original Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_MAM_ORIG_1.0]
The Mammals of the Americas Original Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 are converted 1- kilometer grid cell data in the Geographic Coordinate System (GCS) that cover North America, ...


17. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Mammals of the Americas Presence Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_MAM_PRES_1.0]
The Mammals of the Americas Presence Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 is a reclassified version of the original grids of the mammal species distribution maps of North America, ...


18. Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2011 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_2011_2011.00]
The Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2011 Release is a composite index for 174 countries derived from the average of four proximity-to-target indicators for eco- region protection (weighted ...


19. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2012 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI12_2012.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2012 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


20. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2013 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI13_2013.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2013 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


21. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2014 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI14_2014.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2014 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


22. Pilot 2006 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2006_2006.00]
The Pilot 2006 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) centers on two broad environmental protection objectives: (1) reducing environmental stresses on human health, and (2) promoting ecosystem vitality ...


23. Africa Wilson & Henderson-Sellers Secondary Vegetation Classes and Class Reliability, 1985 [NBId0248_101]
The Wilson and Henderson-Sellers Secondary Vegetation Classes and Class Reliability data sets are part of the "Wilson Henderson-Sellers land cover and soils for global circulation modeling project ...


24. An update of the Antarctic Conservation Biogeographic Regions (ACBRs) [AAS_4296_Antarctic_Conservation_Biogeographic_Regions_v2]   PARENT METADATA
Here we provide a revised version of the ACBRs, reflecting updates in underlying spatial layers, together with the results of new analysis justifying the inclusion of a 16th bioregion. This updated ...


25. The distribution of terrestrial invertebrates at Cape Hallett [K140_2002_2003_NZ_1]
A survey of the terrestrial invertebrates of the ice free areas at Cape Hallett was conducted over three spatial scales: 1) A site-wide survey of the soil and under-stone arthropods of the Cape Hallett ...


26. Kenya Coastal Zone - Coastal Features, Landuse, Marine/Terrestrial Parks, Elevation, Bathymetry [NBId0098_101]
The Eastern African Coastal and Marine Environment Resource Database is a comprehensive 1:250,000-scale vector database of the Kenya Coastal Zone. It consists of geographic, attribute, and textual ...


27. Kenya Coastal Zone - Wildlife: Bird Species and Mammals [NBId0128_101]
The Eastern African Coastal and Marine Environment Resource Database is a comprehensive 1:250,000-scale vector database of the Kenya Coastal Zone. It consists of geographic, attribute, and textual ...


28. North Kenya GIS Database project, 1996 [NBId0146_101]
Introduction The North Kenya GIS Database project was created (by Andrea Bottcher for GTZ at UNEP/GRID) by joining datasets which existed in 9 North Kenya districts in 1996. The original datasets ...


29. UNEP-GRID Uganda Database - Climatology, Geomorphology, Animals, Boundaries, Land Cover, Population, Land Use [NBId0027_101]
The UNEP/GRID Ugandan database has been developed with ARC/INFO software at GRID- Nairobi from January to July 1987. Datasets (using the Uganda Environmental Resource Datasets) were digitized partly ...


30. Relative abundance of Tubifex tubifex at Lostine River - Oregon sites [MSU_4]
Seven sampling trips to collect oligochaetes were made in 1998 and six in 1999 at sentinel cage sites in the Lostine River (Oregon). Relative abundance of Tubifex tubifex was determined for each site ...


31. Bermuda Atlantic Time-Series Study (BATS) Zooplankton Census [vims_BATS]   CHILD METADATA
This study of plankton diversity at the Bermuda Atlantic Time-series Study (BATS) site is part of an initiative to create an online atlas of marine diversity, the Ocean Biogeographic ...


32. Community composition survey at Terra Nova Bay with similar samples collected at Cape Evans Cape Armitage and Turtle Rock [K043_2008_2012_NZ_5]
Five ice cores were collected from Terra Nova bay in the vicinity of Gondwana station. From each core the top, middle and bottom sections were sectioned and processed as described earlier. In addition, ...


33. Diversity of Cultivable Bacteria and Those with Anti-microbial Activities - umsbact01 [umsbact01]
Bacteria biomass, bacteria identities and bacteria with ability to produce anti-microbial compounds were among the data generated from this project. This project was undertaken to elucidate the ...


34. Global Land Cover Characterization Program [USGS_GLCC]
The Global Land Cover Characterization Project was established to meet science data requirements identified by the International Geosphere and Biosphere Programme (IGBP), and the U. S. Global Change ...


35. Investigation into the environmental factors that drive microbial diversity in the soils of the Miers Valley, Mt Erebus, Bratina Island and Beacon Valley - K023_2007_2008_NZ_1 [K023_2007_2008_NZ_1]   PARENT METADATA
In this study, the active microbial component in the Dry Valleys system was characterized using newly developed molecular techniques with the aid of in situ augmentation and cloches (wind protection) ...


36. plant and animal propagules inadvertently carried into the Antarctic - FATE [FATE]
Data were collected on three sites, see under Purpose. For Falklands Islands there are observations and countings of species, and data on soil respiration (2004, 2005). For all three sites climate ...


37. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.CAML_DNA_Barcoding [CAML_Project_Archive.CAML_DNA_Barcoding]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


38. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.CAML_South_America [CAML_Project_Archive.CAML_South_America]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


39. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.Data_Synthesis [CAML_Project_Archive.Data_Synthesis]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


40. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.Documents [CAML_Project_Archive.Documents]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


41. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.Media_Education_Outreach [CAML_Project_Archive.Media_Education_Outreach]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


42. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.Meetings [CAML_Project_Archive.Meetings]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


43. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.Progress_Updates [CAML_Project_Archive.Progress_Updates]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


44. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.Sampling_Protocols [CAML_Project_Archive.Sampling_Protocols]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


45. Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Archive of Project Documentation - CAML_Project_Archive.Ships [CAML_Project_Archive.Ships]   PARENT METADATA
The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) Project Archive is a collection of scanned documents, maps, videos, and other related material that comprise the organisation and management documentation ...


46. Biodiversity, Dynamics and Metabolics of Heterogeneous Meltwater Ponds - K025_2011_2013_NZ_3 [K025_2011_2013_NZ_3]
Microbial biodiversity and community dynamics within and between selected melt water ponds near Bratina Is will help to identify environmental drivers within ponds. Research will examine the metabolic ...


47. Sea Ice in the Belcher Islands, Nunavut, Canada - sea_ice_in_the_belcher_islands_nunavut_canada [sea_ice_in_the_belcher_islands_nunavut_canada]
This data set contains interviews of three hunters from Sanikiliaq, Belcher Islands, in the territory of Nunavut, Canada. The hunters describe their observations of sea ice conditions around the Belcher ...


48. Soil samples from Mout Fleming, Allen Hills and the McKelvey Valley to determine the fungal terrestrial biodiversity using cultures and molecular DNA techniques - K021_1998_2011_NZ_9 [K021_1998_2011_NZ_9]
Soil samples were taken from Mount Fleming (00-01), Allen Hills (03-04) and the McKelvey Valley (07-08) to ascertain terrestrial biodiversity at the sites, as determined by molecular DNA techniques ...


49. Summary Report of Community-Based Environmental and Species Observations from the Bering Sea Sub-Network, 2008-2009 - sum_report_community-based_environ_species_obs_bering_sea_sub-network_2008-2009 [sum_report_community-based_environ_species_obs_bering_sea_sub-network_2008-2009]
The Bering Sea Sub-Network (BSSN) is comprised of a set of coastal communities representing six indigenous cultures: three in the Russian Federation and three in the United States. The objective of ...


50. 2008 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2008]
The 2008 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) centers on two broad environmental protection objectives: (1) reducing environmental stresses on human health, and (2) promoting ecosystem vitality ...


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