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1. ATSDR Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data with CIESIN Modifications, Version 2 [CIESIN_SEDAC_SSF_HWSPDCMv2]
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data with CIESIN Modifications, Version 2 is a database providing georeferenced data for 1,572 National Priorities ...


2. Historical Land-Cover Change and Land-Use Conversions Global Dataset [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00814]
A set of three estimates of land-cover types and annual transformations of land use are provided on a global 0.5 x0.5 degree lat/lon grid at annual time steps. The longest of the three estimates spans ...


3. State of the Climate Monthly Overview - National Wildfires [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00774]
The State of the Climate is a collection of periodic summaries recapping climate-related occurrences on both a global and national scale. The State of the Climate Monthly Overview-National Wildfires ...


4. 1 Kilometer Land Cover Product from the University of Maryland [GLCF_GLC_1km]
This summary is adapted from the One 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/index.shtml". ...


5. 8 Kilometer Land Cover Product from the University of Maryland [GLCF_GLC_8km]   CHILD DIFs
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". ...


6. 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. ...


7. 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 ...


8. 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 ...


9. Greenness of the Conterminous U.S. [USGS_GREENESS]
Since 1989, the USGS EROS Data Center has been mapping the vegetation condition of the conterminous United States (lower 48 states) using satellite information. The vegetation condition maps, or more ...


10. Lake Tahoe, USA Riparian Assessment: Ground Cover Classification [LT_Ground_H2O]
The Lake Tahoe Riparian Assessment interpreted the 1996 digital image files to classify ground cover in the 14 riparian corridors. Ground cover was classified in the following categories: coniferous, ...


11. Land-Ocean Interactions in the Coastal Zone: Coastal Typology Dataset [IGBP_LOICZ_NIOZ_COAST_TYPOLOGY]
The Coastal Typology Dataset is a project of the Land-Ocean Interactions in the Coastal Zone (LOICZ) program of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP). ...


12. Large-Scale Biosphere Atmosphere (LBA) Experiment in Amazonia / South American Data [EOSWEBSTER_LBA_SA]   CHILD DIFs
The LBA / South American Data Collection is a group of datasets which support the Large Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia (LBA) and other studies of South American extent. Example ...


13. SNEP Digital Spatial Data Catalog: Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project [CEIC_SNEP]
The Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project (SNEP) is an assessment of the Sierra Nevada ecoregion which was requested by Congress in 1992. Along with a scientific review of late-successional ...


14. Status of the Sierra Nevada: The Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project [USGS-DDS-43]
This publication consists of the online version of a CD-ROM publication, U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-43. The data for this publication total 175 MB on the CD-ROM and 167 MB for ...


15. Surface Moisture Index (SMI) Drought Maps from the University of Montana, EOS Training Center [SMI_UM-EOS]
Surface Moisture Index (SMI) data is available for both land management and fire management applications from the University of Montana Earth Observing System Training Center, Natural Resource Project. ...


16. The Miombo (Africa) Network Land Use/Land Cover CD-ROM from the International Geosphere Biosphere Program (IGBP) [IGBP_MIOMBO]
The Miombo Woodlands system is taken to include all those Southern and Central African ecosystems which occur under a hot, subhumid, seasonally-wet climate on soils derived ...


17. The Pan-European Land Cover Monitoring Project [EEA_PELCOM]
The Pan-European Land Cover Monitoring project (PELCOM) is a 1-km pan-European land cover database. The PELCOM project is aimed at developing a consistent methodology to derived land cover information ...


18. Vegetation Index Map of Asia [TSUd0002_107]
This data set was produced by the National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) of the Environment Agency of Japan. It consists of cloud free CVI(Calibrated Vegetation Index) digital maps for ...


19. The potential and actual threats of introduced organisms to sub-Antarctic islands - do subantarctic expeditions pose a risk for the introduction of alien species? [ASAC_1187_Aliens]   PARENT DIF
The main objective for this study was to establish whether subantarctic expeditions pose a risk for the introduction of alien species. Our main focus was the examination of the logistic operations ...


20. LANDSAT User Service of the Brazilian National Institute on Space Research (INPE) [LSATUSERV]
The Brazilian receiving station for Landsat data is located in Cuiaba, state of Mato Grosso, Midwest region: 56 degrees 5 minutes 30 seconds West longitude, and 15 degrees ...


21. Landsat TM and MSS data from Eurimage [EURIMAGE_LANDSAT]
Eurimage distributes, in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East, Landsat data received at the following European Space Agency (ESA) ground receiving stations: Fucino ...


22. Global Reservoir and Dam Database, Version 1 (GRanDv1): Dams, Revision 01 [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRanD_DAMS]
The Global Reservoir and Dam Database, Version 1 (Revision 01) contains 6,862 records of reservoirs and their associated dams with a cumulative storage capacity of 6,197 cubic km. The dams were geospatially ...


23. Global Reservoir and Dam Database, Version 1 (GRanDv1): Reservoirs, Revision 01 [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRanD_RESERVOIRS]
The Global Reservoir and Dam (GRanD) Database, Version 1.1 contains 6,862 records of reservoirs and their associated dams with a cumulative storage capacity of 6,197 cubic km. The reservoirs were ...


24. 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2005]
The 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability, developed for 146 countries. The index provides a composite profile of national ...


25. Matthews' seasonal integrated surface albedo [598f86dc-01da-49e3-824e-c8b8f1089a0e]
The Matthews Vegetation data set comes from a global map of vegetation types, which was compiled from up to 100 existing map sources at the Goddard Institute of Space Studies (GISS), Columbia University, ...


26. GC-FID analysis of soil respirometery experiment. Soil from Macquarie Island, sampled in 2003. [MI03_resp_nutrients_GC1]
Field samples were collected from the Main Power House at Macquarie Island - coordinates.... The soil sample used for the respirometer trial was made up as a composite of 8 cores, namely: MPH1, MPH3, ...


27. Freeze-Thaw Earth System Data Record [UMT_NTSG_FREEZETHAW]
NASA's Freeze/Thaw Earth System Data Record (FT-ESDR) Web Interface is a NASA MEaSUREs (Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments) funded effort to provide a consistent long-term ...


28. Soil biogeochemical toxicity end points for sub-Antarctic islands contaminated with petroleum hydrocarbons [ASAC_1163_Soil_Tox_Pet]
Taken from the abstract of the referenced paper: Sub-Antarctic islands have been subjected to petroleum hydrocarbon spills, yet no information is available regarding the toxicity of petroleum hydrocarbons ...


29. West Virginia Technical Center GIS Data Products [WVGIS]
The West Virginia GIS Technical Center (WVGISTC) provides GIS data on all disciplines of Earth Science. GIS data includes imagery and base maps, land cover, census, cultural ...


30. USGS Land Cover Trends Project [USGS_LCTP]
Land Cover Trends was a research project focused on understanding the rates, trends, causes, and consequences of contemporary U.S. land use and land cover change. The project spanned from 1999 to ...


31. eMODIS [eMODIS1]
eMODIS products respond to specific land remote sensing community need for the benefits of MODIS data without the standard NASA packaging. eMODIS offers regionally based NDVI products in near-real ...


32. Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Coral Reef Monitoring, Fish Surveys, Belt Transects (BLT) [PMNM_FISH_BLT]
Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument (PMNM) Fish Stock Data from Rapid Ecological Assessments (REAs)


33. Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Coral Reef Monitoring, Fish Surveys, Belt Transects (vBLT) [PMNM_FISH_vBLT]
Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument (PMNM) Fish Stock Data from Rapid Ecological Assessments (REAs)


34. Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Coral Reef Monitoring, Fish Surveys, Stationary Point Counts (nSPC) [PMNM_FISH_nSPC]
Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument (PMNM) Fish Stock Data from Rapid Ecological Assessments (REAs)


35. Pacific Island Network Marine Fish Monitoring Dataset - Surveys [PACN_FISH_SURVEYS]
PACN_FISH_SURVEYS


36. Pacific Island Network Marine Fish Monitoring Dataset - Transects [PACN_FISH_TRANSECT]
The benthic marine community in the Pacific Island Network (PACN) is a complex ecologic system and a diverse taxonomic environment, including algae and corals and other invertebrates. Reef-building ...


37. US Pacific Islands, Coral Reef Monitoring, Fish Surveys, Belt Transects (BLT) [CRED_FISH_BLT]
Coral Reef Ecosytem Division (CRED) Fish Stock Data from Rapid Ecological Assessments (REAs)


38. US Pacific Islands, Coral Reef Monitoring, Fish Surveys, Stationary Point Counts (SPC) [CRED_FISH_SPC]
Coral Reef Ecosytem Division (CRED) Fish Stock Data from Rapid Ecological Assessments (REAs)


39. US Pacific Islands, Coral Reef Monitoring, Fish Surveys, Stationary Point Counts (nSPC) [CRED_FISH_nSPC]
Coral Reef Ecosytem Division (CRED) Fish Stock Data from Rapid Ecological Assessments (REAs)


40. Geology of possible runway sites in the Davis region, Vestfold Hills, East Antarctica [ANARE-98]
From the abstract of the referenced publication: Five possible runway sites have been proposed within 4 km of Davis on the northwestern part of Broad Peninsula, Vestfold Hills. Most are on on thin, ...


41. Analytical methods used to measure chemical and physical properties of Davis Station wastewater and marine sediments. [Davis_STP_Chemistry_Methods]   PARENT DIF
This document details the analytical methods used to determine a range of chemical and physical properties of the wastewater effluent from Davis Station and of marine sediments collected from shallow ...


42. Yup'ik Environmental Knowledge Project [ELOKA032]
Over the last ten years the Calista Elders Council (CEC) staff has worked with elders from Bering Sea coastal communities to document Yup'ik place names. Elders have been eager to teach young people ...


43. Millennium Ecosystem Assessment: MA Scenarios [CIESIN_SEDAC_MA_SCENARIOS]
The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment: MA Scenarios provide useful insight into the complex factors that drive ecosystem change, estimating the magnitude of regional pressures on ecosystems and critical ...


44. LBA-ECO ND-30 Fractional Cover of Mixed Land Use Ranches, Para and Rondonia, Brazil [ND30_PASTURE_DEGRADATION]
This data set contains images of fractional cover estimates of photosynthetic vegetation (PV) canopy, nonphotosynthetic vegetation (NPV), and exposed soils (S) derived from Landsat images (30-m resolution) ...


45. Batch ion-exchange experiments for Amberlite IRC748 (WTP for Thala Valley clean-up) [AAS1300_PW_BATCHIX]
A series of ion-exchange batch equilibrium experiments were undertaken with laboratory solutions spiked with heavy metals to investigate the removal of these metals by Amberlite IRC748 at variable ...


46. Column breakthrough ion-exchange experiments for Amberlite IRC748 (WTP for Thala Valley clean-up) [AAS1300_PW_COLUMNSIX]
A series of ion-exchange column breakthrough experiments were undertaken with laboratory solutions spiked with heavy metals to investigate the removal of these metals by Amberlite IRC748 at variable ...


47. Field trial of WTP ion-exchange columns using Amberlite IRC748 during the Thala Valley clean-up [AAS1300_PW_FIELDTRIALIX]
Ion-exchange columns were used in the WTP (water treatment plant) for water treatment during the clean-up of the Thala Valley tip - data collected during the operation were used as a field trial to ...


48. 500m MODIS Vegetation Continuous Field [GLCF_MODIS_VCF]
The three data files included are percent trees, bare, and herbaceous. This product contains three available layers which add up to represent 100% ground cover. The three layers can be properly displayed ...


49. Digital Global Quickbird Imagery [GLCF_QUICKBIRD]
The Global Land Cover Facility (GLCF) at the University of Maryland, College Park houses Digital Globe Quickbird imagery for public use. QuickBird imagery ...


50. MODIS, 500m, 32-Day Global Composites [GLCF_MODIS_32Day_Global]
The 500m 32-day composites available from the GLCF were derived from the MODIS level 3 surface reflectance product called MOD09A1 (8-day Surface Reflectance Composites). These monthly composites were ...


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