Search Help
Did you find what you were looking for? Yes No
Thumbnail Icon Science Keywords > BIOSPHERE > TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS > BEACHES


Refine by Category
 
Refine by Full text

 

71 Titles Match Your Query
Showing 1 through 50 of 71 Next
1. 1:250,000 Scale Quadrangles of Land Use/Land Cover GIRAS Spatial Data in the Conterminous U.S. [EPA_GIRAS]
This is land use/land cover digital data collected by USGS and converted to ARC/INFO by the EPA. This data is useful for environmental assessment of land use patterns with ...


2. A New High-Resolution National Map of Vegetation Ecoregions Produced Empirically Using Multivariate Spatial Clustering [ORNL_MGC]
A parallel supercomputer was used to divide the conterminous 48 states of the United States into 1000, 2000, 3000, 5000, and 7000 ecoregions with relatively homogeneous values of elevation, edaphic, ...


3. Atlas of Coastal Bays of Maryland on CD-ROM from State of Maryland Department of Natural Resources [MD_DNR_CDROM_COASTALBAYS]
This CD-ROM contains an electronic atlas of Maryland's Atlantic coast including coastal bays, marshes, barrier beaches and coastal upland. The data cover the coastal bays regions of Maryland and ...


4. Biogeographical regions, Europe 2001 [EEA_BIOGEOG_REGION]
The Biogeographical regions of Europe dataset contains the official delineations used in the Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC) and for the EMERALD Network set up under the Convention on the Conservation ...


5. Brazil GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2Brazil]
Building on the success of previous radar data programs, GlobeSAR-2 is a four-year geomatics technology transfer program focused on the use of RADARSAT for improved natural resource management in ...


6. Climate Quality Index [EEA_CLIMATE_INDEX]
Structural analysis 1961-1990. Climate data in DISMED will be based on the aridity index, which requires a harmonized way of computing evapotransipration, that at present differs among ...


7. Coastal Change Analysis Program Chesapeake Bay Region Data on CD-ROM [NGDC_CCAP_CHESAPEAKE]
The data set on this CD-ROM shows changes in land cover for the Chesapeake Bay region over the 5-year interval from 1984 to 1988-89. The data set was produced through a multi-year effort that focused ...


8. Coastal Change Analysis Project: Columbia River Estuary 1989-1992 [NOAA_CSC_CCAP_COLUMBIARIVER]
The Coastal Change Analysis Program (C-CAP) entered into a cooperative project with the Columbia River Estuary Study Task Force (CREST), the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Point ...


9. Coastal Change Analysis Project: St. Croix Estuary 1985-1992 [NOAA_NODC_CCAP_STCROIX]
A land cover change analysis data set is available on CD-ROM for the St. Croix Estuary region of Maine (United States) and New Brunswick (Canada). The data set uses Landsat Thematic Mapper ...


10. Coastal Erosion and Wetland Change in Louisiana: Selected USGS Products [USGS-DDS-79]
Louisiana contains 25 percent of the vegetated wetlands and 40 percent of the tidal wetlands in the 48 conterminous States. These critical natural systems are being lost. Louisiana leads the Nation ...


11. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1020]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) in Maryland and Virginia. The CVI ...


12. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) to Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1064]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) in North Carolina. The CVI ranks ...


13. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cumberland Island National Seashore (Cuis) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1196]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Cumberland Island National Seashore in Georgia. The CVI ranks the following ...


14. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Gulf Islands To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2003_108]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Gulf Islands National Seashore (GUIS) in Mississippi and Florida. The CVI ...


15. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Olympic National Park To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1021]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Olympic National Park (OLYM), Washington. The CVI scores the following in ...


16. Coastal Vulnerability to Sea-Level Rise: A Preliminary Database for the U.S. Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf of Mexico Coasts [USGS_DDS-68]
Coastal Changes Due to Sea-Level Rise: One of the most important applied problems in coastal geology today is determining the physical response of the coastline to sea-level rise. Predicting shoreline ...


17. Colombia GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2Colombia]
Building on the success of previous radar data programs, GlobeSAR-2 is a four-year geomatics technology transfer program that is focused on the use of RADARSAT for improved natural resource management ...


18. Costa Rica GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2CostaRica]
Building on the success of previous radar data programs, GlobeSAR2 is a three-year geomatics technology transfer program focused on the use of RADARSAT for improved natural resource management in ...


19. Digital Data Sets Describing Water Use, Toxic Chemical Releases, Metropolitan Areas, and Population Density of the Conterminous United States [USGS_OFR_99-78]
This report contains digital data sets describing water use, toxic chemical releases, metropolitan areas, and population density of the conterminous United States. The data source for the water-use ...


20. Digital Map of European Ecological Regions [EEA_DMEER]
The Digital Map of European Ecological Regions DMEER- delineates and describes ecological distinct areas in Europe, on the basis of updated knowledge of climatic, topographic and geobotanical European ...


21. Distribution of Holocene Sediment in Chesapeake Bay [USGS_OFR_2004_1235]
The distribution of sedimentary environments presents the limited domain of deposits from "River Input", the flood tide wedge of "Atlantic Sediment", and the extensive region of indigenous, recycled ...


22. ESRI Data and Maps [ESRI_DM]
ESRI Data & Maps is preconfigured to work with ESRI's software products and is also bundled with ArcGIS software and solutions products such as ArcGIS Business ...


23. EarthTrends: The Environmental Information Portal [WRI_EarthTrends]
EarthTrends is an online collection of information regarding the environmental, social, and economic trends that shape our world. Committed to the principle that accurate information ...


24. Ecoregions of the United States and the World USDA/FS/IMI [USDA_ECOREGIONS]
"Description of the Ecoregions of the United States" is a volume that was originally published in 1978 to provide a general description of the ecosystem geography of the Nation as shown on the 1976 ...


25. Environmental Sensitivity Index Maps available from National Ocean Service (NOS) [NOS_ORCA_HAZMAT_ESI_MAPS]
Environmental Sensitivity Index (ESI) maps are an integral component in oil-spill contingency planning and assessment. They serve as the first source of information in the event of an ...


26. Florida Geographic Data Library [FGDL]
The Florida Geographic Data Library (FGDL) is a mechanism for distributing spatial (GIS) data throughout the state of Florida. The FGDL is warehoused and maintained at the University of Florida's ...


27. GIS Coverage of the National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program Trace Elements Sampling Sites for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP) [NAWQA_TE]
This is a point coverage of the sampling sites for the U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program Study-Unit investigations of Trace Elements for the conterminous United ...


28. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Compilation of Geophysical, Geologic, and Tectonic Data for the Circum-North Pacific [USGS_OFR_99-422]
The accompanying directory structure contains a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) compilation of geophysical, geological, and tectonic data for the Circum-North Pacific. This area includes ...


29. Geospatial Data from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources [MD_DNR_GEOSPATIAL]
The GeoSpatial Data Center from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources will allow you to find natural resources related data for use in your Geographic Information Systems (GIS) ...


30. Global Land Use Database [SAGE_IAMDATA]
The land use data sets developed at SAGE have a native resolution of 0.5 degree in latitude x longitude. Here users can choose to interpolate their variable of choice into any resolution, including ...


31. History Database of the Global Environment - HYDE [HYDE]   CHILD METADATA
The first version of this data base originally was set up for testing and validation of the so-called Integrated Model of the Greenhouse Effect (the IMAGE model; see Alcamo, ...


32. Honduras GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2Honduras]
Building on the success of previous radar data programs, GlobeSAR2 is a three-year geomatics technology transfer program focused on the use of RADARSAT for improved natural resource management in ...


33. IAI-Science-ISP-3-077-001: Biozones of Patagonia (Argentina) [IAIDIS666]   PARENT METADATA
"We present a classification of Patagonian ecosystems basedon functional attributes derived from the seasonal curves of Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI), calculated from spectral data ...


34. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR004: Delmarva Peninsula Hurricane Records from 1650 [LTER_VCR004]
LTER/VCR004: This is an inventory of tropical storms on VCR from 1650 to the 1988. While tropical storms are infrequent (several landfalls per 100 years) the magnitude of the disturbance is great. ...


35. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR006: Biogeography of Mammals on the Virginia Barrier Islands [LTER_VCR006]
LTER/VCR006: This project is designed to determine the relative influence of each of a suite of physical and biological attributes on the number and composition of mammal species found on an island. ...


36. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR007: Temporal and Spatial Distribution of Microbial Biomass, Growth, and Activity [LTER_VCR007]
LTER/VCR007: Water quality monitoring at 10 permanent stations from the mainland salt marshes to Quinby Inlet was started in July 1988. These stations are sampled monthly for bacterial abundance, ...


37. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR010: Small Mammal Population and Community Ecology [LTER_VCR010]
LTER/VCR010: Live-trapping transects were established along four of the five permanent transects (1, 2, 4, and 5) on Hog Island. Traps are located every 12.5 m along the transect and alternately offset ...


38. Maps Showing the Stratigraphic Framework of South Carolina's Long Bay from Little River to Winyah Bay [USGS_OFR_2004_1013]
South Carolina's Grand Strand is a heavily populated coastal region that supports a large tourism industry. Like most densely developed coastal communities, the potential for property damage and lost ...


39. Maryland Mapping Resource Guide [CGIS_MMRG]
The Maryland Mapping Resource Guide (MMRG) provides users with an easy, convenient way to search and retrieve contact information for Maryland State Geographic Information Coordinating ...


40. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY]   CHILD METADATA
In Crew Earth Observations (CEO), crew members on the International Space Station (ISS) photograph the Earth from their unique point of view in low Earth orbit. Photographs record how the planet is ...


41. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Near InfraRed [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_NIR]   PARENT METADATA
A hand-held Nikon D3s camera was modified to allow near-infrared (NIR) photography from the International Space Station. Astronaut Don Pettit first initiated the camera conversion to collect imagery ...


42. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Time Lapse Video [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_TIME_LAPSE]   PARENT METADATA
Time-Lapse photography stitched into videos, ranging from severe weather flyovers to city lights at night to the auroras.


43. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography-Historical [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_HISTORICAL]   PARENT METADATA
Different collections of historical data, ranging from the Apollo imagery to the Transit of Venus.


44. NASA Land Information System (LIS) Data Sets [NASA_LIS_DATA]
The Land Information System (LIS) provides collection of sample data for demonstration of LIS code. The original source of each data set is given whenever possible. LIS does not endorse the validity, ...


45. National Landscape Conservation System [BLM_NLCS]
The Bureau of Land Management's National Landscape Conservation System offers some of the most remarkable landscapes found on the public lands in the American West. Many of these places have already ...


46. Nautical Charts available from National Ocean Service (NOS) Marine Chart Division (MCD) [NOS_OCS_MCD_NAUT_CHARTS]
Nautical charts from NOAA's National Ocean Service (NOS) Office of the Coast Survey (OCS) Marine Chart Division (MCD) are fundamental navigational tools required for safe passage of waterborne commerce. ...


47. New Jersey Landscape Change Research [RUTGERS_LANDSCAPE_CHANGE]
A group of researchers at Rutgers is collaborating to study and address one of New Jersey's most pressing issues: the rapid development of the state's landscapes. Building on existing research, like ...


48. New Zealand Landscape Photograph Collection [GNS_Photograph]
The New Zealand landscape photograph collection consists of 150,000 oblique aerial and ground photographs of landforms, geological features and rock types throughout New Zealand. More than 70 percent ...


49. Northwest Physiographic Provinces [nwfphypro]
The GIS file contains Physiographic Provinces of the Pacific Northwest ( Washington, Oregon, and California) which is part of the Northwest Forest Plan.


50. Northwestern Panhandle of Florida Coastal Classification Maps - St. Andrew Bay Entrance Channel to Perdido Pass [USGS_OFR_2004_1217]
One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations of pre-storm ground conditions for areas that are designated high-priority because they ...


Showing 1 through 50 of 71 Next
Click here for a static view of records.

Link to Web Site