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1. 1 Kilometer Land Cover Product from the University of Maryland [GLCF_GLC_1km]
Over the past several years, researchers have increasingly turned to remotely sensed data to improve the accuracy of data sets that describe the geographic distribution of land cover at regional and ...


2. Continuous Fields Tree Cover Project [GLCF_TREE_COVER_AVHRR]
Characterization of terrestrial vegetation from the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) on the global to regional scale has traditionally been accomplished using classification schemes ...


3. 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 ...


4. 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 ...


5. Provincial Agricultural Atlas, 1:250,000, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada [Canada_NfldLab_ProvAgriAtlas]
The Provincial Agricultural Atlas provides the locations, boundaries, land uses, soil types and other details of farms in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Atlas provides information on berry management ...


6. Databases and Simplified Geology for Mineralized Areas, Claims, Mines and Prospects in Colorado [USGS_OFR_2003_090]
This data release contains mineral resource data for metallic and nonmetallic mineral sites in the State of Colorado. Along with the resource data, there is additional data, such as mineralized areas ...


7. 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 ...


8. 2-km Grid Land Use Data for Japan [TSUd0004_107]
This data set was produced by Prof. Y.Himiyama and his students, Hokkaido University of Education, Asahikawa, Japan. It is a product of a priority project of Monbusho (Ministry of Education, Science, ...


9. 8 Kilometer Land Cover Product from the University of Maryland [GLCF_GLC_8km]   CHILD METADATA
This summary is adapted from the Eight Kilometer Global Land Cover Project Document-Data Set Description web page, which may be found at the following URL: "http://glcf.umiacs.umd.edu/data/landcover/data.shtml". ...


10. A High-Resolution Land-Use Map - Nogales, Sonora, Mexico [USGS_OFR_2010_1156]
The cities of Nogales, Sonora, and Nogales, Arizona, are located in the Ambos Nogales Watershed, a topographically irregular bowl-shaped area with a northward gradient. Throughout history, residents ...


11. A digital repository of voyage, station, flight and traverse reports completed as part of the Australian Antarctic Program (AAP, ANARE). [Reports_AAD]
This repository contains a collection voyage reports, station reports and traverse reports completed as part of the Australian Antarctic Program (AAP), previously known as the Australian National ...


12. AVHRR derived Northeastern U.S. Landcover [EOSWEBSTER_PnET_Land_Input_NE]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset, used as in input to the PnET model, (see parent DIF) was formed by Scott Ollinger at a resolution of 30 arc sec (about 1 kilometer) from a dataset first extracted by R.G. Lathrop and ...


13. Africa Major Human Settlements and Landuse, 1984 [NBId0208_101]
The Africa Human Settlements and Landuse data sets form part of the UNEP/FAO/ESRI Database project that covers the entire world but focuses here on Africa. The maps were prepared by Environmental ...


14. Agricultural Land Identification Project, Nova Scotia, Canada [Canada_NS_AgriFish_AgLandId]
The Agriculture Services Branch completed an inventory of farm land throughout the province of Nova Scotia, as of 1997. The database contains agricultural land use data, classified by Long-term, Rotational, ...


15. Agricultural Land Use of Wyoming [WYGISC_LANDUSE]
The purpose of this data layer is to provide a digital layer showing areas of agriculture and agricultural chemical use in Wyoming. This layer was designed to be applied in the Wyoming ...


16. Agricultural, Geographic and Population data for Counties in the Contiguous United States [EOSWEBSTER_US_County_Data]   CHILD METADATA
Annual crop data from 1972 to 1998 are now available on EOS-WEBSTER. These data are county-based acreage, production, and yield estimates published by the National Agricultural Statistics ...


17. Alberta Land Inventory (ALI) / Canada Land Inventory (CLI) Landform [Canada_AlbertaRDB_ALICLI]
Competition for land for alternative uses, and increased government economic and social planning in rural areas, made apparent the need for improved knowledge of the productive capability of Canada's ...


18. An Ecosystem Model of Carbon, Nitrogen and Water Balances in Forests [EOSWEBSTER_PnET_Ecosystem_Model]   CHILD METADATA
PnET (net photosynthesis / evapotranspiration) is a nested series of models of carbon (C), water and nitrogen dynamics in forest ecosystems. The models can be used to predict transient ...


19. Aquatic Ecoregions in the United States GIS Data for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP) [AQUAECO]
Ecoregions are based on perceived patterns of a combination of causal and integrative factors including land use, land surface form, potential natural vegetation, and soils (Omernik, 1987). This is ...


20. Aquifer Sensitivity to Contamination by Nitrate Leaching in Illinois [IGDNR_NO3AQSENS]   CHILD METADATA
This data set was designed for statewide evaluation of agrichemical leaching characteristics and associated aquifer sensitivity to contamination. It was created to classify soils ...


21. Arable Lands for Baltic Sea drainage basin region [BEA_Arable_Land]
This is the GIS data file for the Arable Lands for the Baltic Sea drainage basin region. The GIS data set is part of the Baltic Sea Region GIS Database and part of the Baltic Drainage Basin Project ...


22. Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Data; USGS, Alaska [EARTH_LAND_USGS_AK_Wildlif_Ref1]
Digital land cover and terrain data of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) were prduced by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation Systems Field Office, Anchorage, ...


23. 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 ...


24. Australian Land Cover Change data 1990-1995 [BRS_ALCC_1990-95]
One hundred and fifty eight Landsat Thematic Mapper scenes for 1990 (1991 in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales and Queensland) and 1995 were used in conjunction with vegetation and ...


25. Axel Hamberg's Sarek research 1895-1933: Use of Invisible Sámi Assistants [SMHI_IPY_ROSNIPOL04]
The natural geographer Axel Hamberg (1863-1933) became the funder of the research in the mountain massif, Sarek, Sweden, the area that is known as Sweden?s last wild life area. He based his thesis ...


26. BALANS Land cover [BALANS_LandCover]
The BALANS land cover dataset has been assembled from satellite data from the IRS 1C/1D WiFS satellite. The reference data has been collected from national sources. Note that the ...


27. BALANS Wetlands [BALANS_Wetlands]
The BALANS wetlands dataset has been assembled from satellite data from the IRS 1C/1D WiFS satellite. The reference data has been collected from national sources. Note that the product is not homogenous ...


28. Barentsburg [SMHI_IPY_Barentsburg]
The Barentsburg survey consists of points, lines and polygons, representing standing and ruined remains of human activities in Barentsburg from the early 20th century - present. The remains were recorded ...


29. Beechey Point, Alaska Vegetation and Land Cover, USGS, Alaska [EARTH_LAND_USGS_AK_B_Landcover1]
Vegetation and land cover for Beechey Point 1:250,000-scale topographic quadrangle. Derived from a single Landsat MSS scene. Printed map: AK Vegetation and Land Cover Series l-0211. Digital raster ...


30. Bristol Bay Region, Alaska, Vegetation Cover Classification, USGS, Alaska [EARTH_LAND_USGS_AK_Bristol_Bay]
This digital data set includes vegetation cover classification derived from Landsat MSS data and can be keyed on a 1:250,000 quadrangle basis. Spatial referencing is by 50 ...


31. CARPE - Global Area Coverage Continental Landcover Classification of Africa from AVHRR GAC Images, 1982-1987 [CARPE_allgac]   PARENT METADATA
Vegetation Map of the Region derived from the AVHRR-Global Area Coverage (GAC) dataset from 1982-1987.


32. CARPE - Vegetation Map of Central Africa from AVHRR LAC and GAC Images used in CARPE Map [CARPE_smallcomb]   PARENT METADATA
Landcover map of central Africa derived from LAC data for the Forest domain and GAC data for the savannas (1990's). MapScale is 1:500,000.


33. CIAT Land Use Project [CGIAR_CIAT_LANDUSE]   CHILD METADATA
The Land Use Project has been involved in a WWF-led initiative to map global rivers and watersheds, called HydroSHEDS. This data is now being released for Latin America, with Asia and Africa to follow ...


34. California Fire and Resource Assessment Program [FRAP_CFRAP]
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection's Fire and Resource Assessment Program (FRAP) assesses the amount and extent of California's forests and rangelands, analyzes their conditions ...


35. Carbon to the Atm. From Land-Use Change - Ann. Net Flux [geodata_1011]
Carbon to the Atmosphere from Land-Use Change - Annual Net Flux is a numeric database with annual estimations, from 1850 through 1990, of the net flux of carbon between terrestrial ecosystems and ...


36. Chesapeake Bay River Input Monitoring Program [USGS_RIMP]
The USGS Chesapeake Bay River Input Monitoring (RIM) Program was established to quantify loads and long-term trends in concentrations of nutrients and suspended material entering the tidal part of ...


37. China County Data Collection, Land Use [EOSWEBSTER_China_County_Data_5]   PARENT METADATA
The Land Use dataset contains three variables which help describe the agricultural land use for China counties. The three variables are: 1) Cropland area (hectares), 2) Pastureland and Grassland area ...


38. 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 ...


39. 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 ...


40. 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 ...


41. Colville River Delta Landcover Data; USGS, Alaska [EARTH_LAND_USGS_AK_Colville1]
Vector and digital data from the Colville River area in Alaska. Data contains land cover classifications derived from Landsat MSS data, aerial photography, and ...


42. Country Area [geodata_2135]
Country area, area of the country including area under inland water bodies, but excluding offshore territorial waters. Possible variations in the data may be due to updating and revisions of the country ...


43. DMSP-F8 SSM/I Pathfinder Land Surface Products [NSIDC-0042]
The Pathfinder Program, sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), is tasked to produce long-term data sets ...


44. Data Used for the Systems Integration and Visualization of Yellowstone (SIVY) [SIVY_DATA]
Ecosystem Science and Visualization : Yellowstone National Park provides access to data other products arising from our wildlife ecological and landscape research in Yellowstone National Park. ...


45. Development of a Land Use Database for the Little Blackwater Watershed, Dorchester County, Maryland [USGS_OFR_2007_1309]
Many agricultural and forested areas in proximity to National Wildlife Refuges (NWR) are under increasing economic pressure to develop lands for commercial or residential development. The upper portion ...


46. Development of an Impervious-Surface Database for the Little Blackwater River Watershed, Dorchester County, Maryland [USGS_OFR_2007_1308]
Many agricultural and forested areas in proximity to National Wildlife Refuges (NWR) are under increasing economic pressure for commercial or residential development. The upper portion of the Little ...


47. Digital map file of major land uses in the United States [USGS_landuse]
The intended use of this coverage was for the state sections of the 1990-91 National Water Summary on surface-water quality. Each state report contains a map of the state's major land uses and, where ...


48. 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 ...


49. Ecological Zones (Holdridge Lifezones) [geodata_0059]
The Holdridge Life Zones data set is from the International Institute for Applied Systems Analyses (IIASA) in Laxenburg, Austria. The data set shows the Holdridge Life Zones of the World, a combination ...


50. Ecoregion Maps and GIS Resources [EPA_ECOREGION]
Ecoregions denote areas of general similarity in ecosystems and in the type, quality, and quantity of environmental resources. They are designed to serve as a spatial framework for the research, assessment, ...


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