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51. Worldwide Water Resources Data Compiled by the Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security [PACIFIC_INSTITUTE_WATERDATA]
The Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security makes data available on worldwide freshwater resources. Tables, charts, and maps describe renewable freshwater supply by ...


52. African Water Stress Study for the World Water Development Report II [UNH_WWRDII_AFRICA]
Outputs from a Water Balance and Transport Model (WBM/WTM) were used to determine the spatial distribution of renewable water supply, expressed as the sum of local runoff and river corridor discharge. ...


53. Climate Change in Canada - Impacts and Adaptation [Canada_GSC_ClimateChangeCdn]
Climate change affects all aspects of the Canadian economy and Canadian society as a whole. The Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Program provides funding for research and activities ...


54. Pan-tropical Runoff for the World Water Development Report II [UNH_WWRDII_PANTROPIC]
Gridded fields of changes in runoff and river flow (discharge) due to historical and hypothetical deforestation from Douglas et al. (2005). Scenario 1 (Sc1, historical) compared distributed ...


55. Estimated Water Use in Puerto Rico, 2000 [USGS_OFR_2005_1201]
Water-use data were compiled for the 78 municipios of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico for 2000. Five offstream categories were considered: public-supply water withdrawals, domestic self-supplied water ...


56. World Resources from the World Resources Institute (WRI) [WRI_WORLD_RESOURCES]
The latest World Resources reference is an authoritative assessment of the world's natural resources. The World Resources Institute (WRI), in collaboration with the United Nations Development ...


57. Ecological Monitoring and Assessment Network Coordinating Office - NatureWatch Data, Canada [Canada_EMANCO_NatureWatchData]
NatureWatch is a suite of community based or "citizen science" monitoring programs that are administered through a partnership between the Ecological Monitoring and Assessment Network Coordinating ...


58. Beijing-1 Multispectral Product [Beijing-1_Multispectral]
Beijing-1 Multispectral Imager is a high-resolution earth observation remote sensors, orbit altitude of 686 km, the resolution of the sensors is 32 meters with a 600 km swath. The data can be used ...


59. Beijing-1 Panchromatic Product [Beijing-1_Panchromatic]
Beijing-1 Panchromatic Imager is a high-resolution remote sensing device with a 4-meter panchromatic resolution and a width 24 km. The data can be used for land use, geological survey, survey of ...


60. Socotra Island (Yemen) Case Study [NBId0184_101]
The UNEP/GRID Socotra Case study was started in February 1987 and was developed by GRID, Nairobi on behalf of International Board for Plant Genetic Resources (IBPGR). The objective of ...


61. Kenya Coastal Zone - Lakes, Rivers, Watersheds, Boreholes [NBId0110_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 ...


62. Africa Water Balance high/lowland crops, 1987 [NBId0203_101]
The Africa Water Balance data set which is prepared by watershed and by country, belongs to the group of "Irrigation and Water Resources Potential" study. It covers 55 countries and 25 ...


63. Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map Database [FEMA_DFIRM]   PARENT DIF
The Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map (DFIRM) Database depicts flood risk information and supporting data used to develop the risk data. The primary risk classifications used are the 1-percent-annual-chance ...


64. Chesapeake Bay Maryland Earth Science Study (CBESS) [chesapeak_CBESS]
This is a data table, in comma-delimited, ASCII format, which contains information about selected physical properties, particularly grain size, of 4,255 surficial sediment samples from the Chesapeake ...


65. The Multistate Aquatic Resource Information System (MARIS) [brdspp0003]
The Multistate Aquatic Resource Information System (MARIS) is a six state cooperative pilot project to make accessible, via a common, internet-based application, selected fish population survey data ...


66. Biofuels and Climate Change: Farmers' Land Use Decisions [KU_KARS_biofuels_climate_change]
Leveraging existing cyberinfrastructure, land cover data, and geospatial analysis capacity developed during previous phases of National Science Foundation (NSF) EPSCoR funded research, the Kansas ...


67. Risk of nitrate contamination in ground waters of the United States-- A national perspective [USGS_gwrisk]
This map was designed to present patterns of risk for nitrate contamination at large regional or national scales. Knowing where and what type of risks to ground water exist can alert water-resources ...


68. California Rivers Assessment Interactive Database [CA_ICE_CARiversAssesstInterDB]
The California Rivers Assessment (CARA) is a computer-based data management system designed to give resource managers, policy-makers, landowners, scientists and interested citizens rapid ...


69. The sensitivity of Antarctic marine amphipods to environmental pollutants and the effects of UV light exposure on amphipods exposed to toxins [K026_1997_1998_NZ_1]
The sensitivities of three species of necrophagous marine amphipods to a range of reference toxicants in the water and the effect of UV light exposure on the sensitivity of fluroanthene exposed (a ...


70. Rainfall, Runoff and River Flow Time Series Data From the Institute of Hydrology, United Kingdom [NERC_IH_TIMESERIES_HYDRO_DATA]
The Institute of Hydrology (IH) investigates the effects of land-use, climate, topography and geology on the volume and character of surface water resources. IH is one of the ...


71. Seminole County, Florida, USA Watershed [Seminole_Watershed_Atlas]
The Seminole County Watershed Atlas is designed to provide citizens, scientists, and planners of the region with comprehensive and current water quality, hydrologic, ...


72. Vegetative Resistance to Flow Data [USGS_SOFIA_veg_resist_flow_data]
Surface-water flow models are needed to evaluate restoration and management alternatives for the south Florida ecosystem. Model results are sensitive to expressions used to represent flow resistance ...


73. Impact of 20th Century Water-Management and Land-Use Practices on the Coastal Hydrology of Southeast Florida [USGS_SOFIA_impacts_20thcent]
The data are available as Arc/Info coverages from USGS Circular 1275. The Landuse coverages are in Florida State Plane Cordinate System, east zone, units feet, zone 3601, datum NAD27. All other coverages ...


74. New Brunswick Water Quality Database, Canada [Canada_NB_WaterQualityData]
The New Brunswick Water Quality Database is a surface fresh water quality database. It contains information relating to fecal indicators, chemistry including nutrients and major ions, ...


75. DEP Public Water Supplies [MassGIS_GISDATA.PWSDEP_PT]
The Public Water Supply (PWS) datalayer contains the locations of public community surface and groundwater supply sources and public non-community supply sources as defined in 310 CMR 22.00. The public ...


76. National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) [CZM_npdes]
Authorities: 33 U.S.C. ?1251 et seq.: Federal Water Pollution Control Act; 40 CFR 122: EPA Administered Permit Programs: National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System; M.G.L. Ch. 21 s. 26-53: Massachusetts ...


77. 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 ...


78. Gridded Precipitation and Drainage Data from the Institute of Hydrology, United Kingdom [NERC_IH_SPATIAL_HYDRO_DATA]
The Institute of Hydrology (IH) investigates the effects of land-use, climate, topography and geology on the volume and character of surface water resources. IH is one of the four Institutes ...


79. Digital Watershed Atlas of the World [Watershed_EAtlas]
The Digital Watershed Atlas of the World provides maps of land cover, population density and biodiversity for 154 basins and sub-basins around the world. It lists indicators and variables ...


80. Global Agro-Ecological Zones (GAEZ) CD-ROM FAO/IISA 2000 [FAO_GAEZ]
[The summary was adapted from the GAEZ Web site] The Global Agro-ecological Zoning (GAEZ) website and CD-ROM was produced by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United ...


81. Pesticide Leaching Classes of Illinois Soils [IGDNR_PESTLEACH]   PARENT DIF
This data set was designed for statewide evaluation of agrichemical leaching characteristics. It was created to classify soils and aquifer settings according to predictions of leaching ...


82. MWRA Water/Sewer Service Areas [MassGIS_GISDATA.MWRASERVICE_POLY]
This polygon datalayer shows the areas across the commonwealth with water and sewer service as provided by the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority. Most of the service areas are based on city ...


83. DEP Approved Wellhead Protection Areas (Zone II) [MassGIS_GISDATA.ZONE2_POLY]
DEP Approved Wellhead Protection Areas (Zone II). As stated in 310 CMR 22.02, a Zone II is: "That area of an aquifer which contributes water to a well under the most severe pumping and recharge conditions ...


84. DEP Interim Wellhead Protection Areas (IWPA) [MassGIS_GISDATA.IWPA_POLY]
In the absence of an Approved Wellhead Protection Area (Zone II), the MA DEP has adopted the Interim Wellhead Protection Area (IWPA) as the primary, protected recharge area for public water supply ...


85. DEP Interim Wellhead Protection Areas (IWPA) with Internal Boundaries Dissolved Out [MassGIS_GISDATA.IWPA_POLY_DISSOLVE]
In the absence of an Approved Wellhead Protection Area (Zone II), the MA DEP has adopted the Interim Wellhead Protection Area (IWPA) as the primary, protected recharge area for public water supply ...


86. FEMA Digital Q3 Flood Data [FEMA_Digital_Q3]   CHILD DIFs
Digital Q3 Flood Data are developed by scanning the existing FIRM hardcopy, vectorizing a thematic overlay of flood risks. Vector Q3 Flood Data files contain only certain features from ...


87. National Wetlands Inventory (Polygons) [MassGIS_GISDATA.NWI_POLY]
This data set represents the extent, approximate location and type of wetlands and deepwater habitats in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. These data delineate the areal extent of wetlands and surface ...


88. Public Water Supply Service Territories [MassGIS_GISDATA.PWSTERR_POLY]
Areas potentially served by existing larger public water supplies within 131 municipalities in the state.


89. Sensitivities to Climate Change in Canada [Canada_GSC_SensitClimateChange]
This collection of maps illustrates possible environmental outcomes that could occur as a result of the doubling of current levels of carbon dioxide (CO2). Potential ...


90. Surface Water Supply Protection Areas [MassGIS_GISDATA.SWP_ZONES_POLY]
These Surface Water Supply Protection Areas delineate those areas included in 310 CMR 22.00, the Massachusetts Drinking Water Regulations, as Surface Water Supply Protection Zones: ZONEA: represents ...


91. Marine Literature Review Database on CD-ROM [ELSEVIER_LITREVIEW]
Marine Literature Review is the new bibliographic database from Elsevier Science which provides the entire contents of Oceanographic Literature Review "http://www.elsevier.nl/" from 1990 to present, ...


92. Water Resources Database - Northern Canada [CANEMRCCRSWRDB]
This is a water resources database with subsets related to: Hydrometric Network, Water Licensing, Water Quality Network, and Sediment Network. Coverage is the Yukon and Northwest Territories. ...


93. Conceptual modelling of the sewage and wastewater plume from Scott Base incorporating current and tidal data, seawater stratification and microbiological, physical and chemical indicators associated with the plume [K407_1998_1999_NZ_1]
Before the installation of the Scott Base sewage treatment plant, untreated sewage and wastewater was discharged directlyin front of Scott Base since its occupation in 1957. The distribution of sewage ...


94. Neuston net tows in the New Zealand sector of the Southern Ocean and the Ross Sea to determine quantities of anthropogenic contaminants [K013_1981_1982_NZ_1]
The quantities of floatant contaminant levels (in particular virgin plastic granules together with larger chunks of degrading plastic, pelagic tar balls and oily residues and any other antrhopogenic ...


95. Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act and River Protection Act [CZM_wpa]
Authorities: M.G.L. c. 131, ?? 40: Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act; 310 CMR 10.00: Wetlands Regulations. Jurisdiction: Any wetland, including: * Any bank, freshwater wetland, coastal wetland, ...


96. Water Management Act [CZM_wma]
Authorities: M.G.L. c. 21G: Water Management Act; 310 CMR 36.00: Massachusetts Water Resources Management Program. Jurisdiction: Ground and surface waters of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Applicability: ...


97. Federal Water Pollution Control Act (Clean Water Act) [CZM_cwa]
Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended (also called the Clean Water Act) (33 U.S.C. ?? 1251 et seq.) The Clean Water Act (CWA) establishes the basic scheme for restoring and maintaining the ...


98. Interbasin Transfer Act [CZM_ita]
Authorities: M.G.L. c. 21, ?? 8B-D: Interbasin Transfer Act; 313 CMR 4.00: Interbasin Transfer Regulations. Jurisdiction: Massachusetts river basins. Applicability: Transfer of any significant amount ...


99. Ocean Sanctuaries Act [CZM_osa]
Authorities: M.G.L. c. 132A, ?? 12A-16F, 18: Ocean Sanctuaries Act; 302 CMR 5.00: Ocean Sanctuaries. Jurisdiction: There are five Ocean Sanctuaries in Massachusetts waters including the Cape Cod, ...


100. Sect. 404, Federal Pollution Control Act (Clean Water Act) [CZM_cwa_404]
The Army Corps of Engineers (COE) implements the section 404 permit program. Under section 404, a permit is required for the discharge of dredged or fill materials into the waters of the U.S. that ...


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