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1. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_CYCLONE_HFD_1.0]
Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 by 2.5 minute grid based on more than 1,600 storm tracks for the period 1 January 1980 through 31 December 2000 for the Atlantic, Pacific, ...


2. Global Cyclone Mortality Risks and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_CYCLONE_MRD_1.0]
Global Cyclone Mortality Risks and Distribution is a 2.5 by 2.5 minute grid of global cyclone mortality risks. Gridded Population of the World (GPW) Version 3 (beta) data provide a baseline estimation ...


3. Global Cyclone Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_CYCLONE_PELRD_1.0]
Global Cyclone Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles is a 2.5 by 2.5 minute grid of cyclone hazard economic loss as proportions of gross domestic product (GDP) per analytical unit. Estimates of ...


4. Global Cyclone Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_CYCLONE_TELRD_1.0]
Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid based upon the International Research Institute for Climate Prediction's (IRI) Weighted Anomaly of Standardized Precipitation ...


5. Global Multihazard Frequency and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_HFD_1.0]
Global Multihazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid presenting a simple multihazard index based solely on summated single-hazard decile values. The hazards of interest include cyclones, ...


6. Global Multihazard Mortality Risks and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_MRD_1.0]
Global Multihazard Mortality Risks and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid identifying and characterizing the nature of multihazard risk at the global scale. For this study, multihazard considers ...


7. U.S. Population Grids (Summary File 3), 2000: Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi, Alpha Version [CIESIN_SEDAC_USPG_ALLOMSSF3_1.0]
U.S. Population Grids (Summary File 3), 2000: Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi, Alpha Version contain an ARC/INFO Workspace with grids of demographic data from the year 2000 census. The grids ...


8. U.S. Population Grids (Summary File 3), 2000: New Orleans Metropolitan Statistical Area, Alpha Version [CIESIN_SEDAC_USPG_NOSF3_1.0]
U.S. Population Grids (Summary File 3), 2000: New Orleans Metropolitan Statistical Area, Alpha Version contain an ARC/INFO Workspace with grids of demographic data from the year 2000 census. The ...


9. A Case Study of Hurricane Andrew (August 16-27, 1992) [UIUC_HURRIC_ANDREW]
The Weather World 2010 project at the University of Illinois offers an on-line investigation of Hurricane Andrew. This storm originated as a tropical depression on August 16, 1992 and became a hurricane ...


10. COMET Project Case Study Data on the WWW [COMET_CASE_STUDIES]   CHILD METADATA
The Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education and Training (COMET) was established in 1989 by NOAA and UCAR as a broad effort to affect meteorology education and training in the United ...


11. Disasters of Natural Origin - Killed per Million People [geodata_1627]
Killed: Persons confirmed as dead and persons missing and presumed dead. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, necessitating a request to national or international level ...


12. Disasters of Natural Origin - Total Affected People [geodata_0885]
Total affected: In EM-DAT, people that have been injured, affected and left homeless after a disaster are included in this category. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, ...


13. Disasters of Natural Origin - Total Affected per Million People [geodata_1624]
Total affected: In EM-DAT, people that have been injured, affected and left homeless after a disaster are included in this category. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, ...


14. EM-DAT: The Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) International Disaster Database [CRED]
Since 1988 the WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) has been maintaining an Emergency Events Database - EM-DAT. EM-DAT was created with the initial support ...


15. Extreme Weather Sourcebook [UCAR_NCAR_EXTREME_WEATHER]
The Extreme Weather Sourcebook is an index to the economic and other societal impacts related to hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, lightning, and other United States weather phenomena. The hurricane ...


16. FEMA Multi-Hazard Mapping Initiative (MMI) - HazardMaps [HAZARDMAPS]
FEMA's Mutihazard Mapping Initiative (MMI) is to maintain a living atlas of hazards data and map services for advisory purposes supplied from a network of hazard and base map providers. ...


17. Floods in Florida due to Tropical Storm Fay, August 15 through September 26, 2008 [USGS_OFR_2010_1142]
Weather conditions produced by Tropical Storm Fay from August 15 through September 26, 2008, caused historic flooding, spawned 19 tornadoes, inflicted $390 million in damages, and contributed to five ...


18. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_CYCLONE_HFD]
Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 by 2.5 minute grid based on more than 1,600 storm tracks for the period 1 January 1980 through 31 December 2000 for the Atlantic, Pacific, ...


19. Global Cyclone Mortality Risks and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_CYCLONE_MRD]
Global Cyclone Mortality Risks and Distribution is a 2.5 by 2.5 minute grid of global cyclone mortality risks. Gridded Population of the World (GPW) Version 3 (beta) data provide a baseline estimation ...


20. Global Cyclone Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_CYCLONE_PELRD]
Global Cyclone Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles is a 2.5 by 2.5 minute grid of cyclone hazard economic loss as proportions of gross domestic product (GDP) per analytical unit. Estimates of ...


21. Global Cyclone Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_CYCLONE_TELRD]
Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid based upon the International Research Institute for Climate Prediction's (IRI) Weighted Anomaly of Standardized Precipitation ...


22. Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) Sentinels Mission [ESA_SENTINEL_PLACEHOLDER]
[Text Source: ESA's Earth Observing Missions, https://sentinel.esa.int/ ] ESA is developing a new family of missions called Sentinels specifically for the operational needs of the Copernicus programme. ...


23. Global Multihazard Frequency and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_HFD]
Global Multihazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid presenting a simple multihazard index based solely on summated single-hazard decile values. The hazards of interest include cyclones, ...


24. Global Multihazard Mortality Risks and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_MRD]
Global Multihazard Mortality Risks and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid identifying and characterizing the nature of multihazard risk at the global scale. For this study, multihazard considers ...


25. Global Multihazard Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_PELRD]
Global Multihazard Proportional Economic Loss Risks is a 2.5 minute grid of a multihazard-based economic loss risk as a proportion of the economic productivity of the analytical unit, the grid cell. ...


26. Global Multihazard Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_TELRD]
Global Multihazard Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles is a 2.5 minute grid of global multihazard total economic loss risks. First, for each of the considered hazards (cyclones, droughts, earthquakes, ...


27. Hurricane Katrina Imagery from the NASA MODIS Rapid Response System [NASA_MODIS_RAPID_RESPONSE_KATRINA]
At the request of the U.S. Army and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the NASA MODIS Rapid Response System is providing daily geo-rectified images of the U.S. Gulf Coast region to assist in ...


28. Land Area Change in Coastal Louisiana from 1932 to 2010 [USGS_NWRC_LA_LandChange_1932-2010]
The analyses of landscape change presented in this dataset use historical surveys, aerial data, and satellite data to track landscape changes in coastal Louisiana. Persistent loss and gain data are ...


29. 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 ...


30. 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 ...


31. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography International Disaster Charter [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_IDC]   PARENT METADATA
Natural disasters – including such events as tropical storms, earthquakes, floods, volcanic eruptions, and wildfires –effect hundreds of millions of people worldwide, and also cause billions of dollars ...


32. 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 ...


33. 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.


34. 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.


35. NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Imagery of Hurricane Katrina [NASA_TRMM_KATRINA]
The NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) center provides imagery and animations of Hurricane Katrina. The imagery shows the precipitation coverage and rainfall estimates in the land falling ...


36. NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Imagery of Hurricane Rita [NASA_TRMM_RITA]
The NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) center provides imagery and animations of Hurricane Rita. The imagery shows the precipitation coverage and rainfall estimates in the land falling ...


37. NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Imagery of Hurricane Wilma [NASA_TRMM_WILMA]
The NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) center provides imagery and animations of Hurricane Wilma. The imagery shows the precipitation coverage and rainfall estimates in the land falling ...


38. NWS Weather Fatality, Injury and Damage Statistics [NWS-Weather_Fatalities]
NWS Weather Fatality, Injury and Damage Statistics The U.S. Natural Hazard Statistics provide statistical information on fatalities, injuries and damages caused by weather related hazards. These ...


39. National Atlas of the United States of America from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) [USGS_NATIONALATLAS]
The National Atlas updates a large bound collection of paper maps that was published in 1970. Like its predecessor, this edition promotes greater national geographic awareness. It delivers ...


40. 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 ...


41. Past and Future Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Coastal Habitats and Species in the Greater Everglades (FISCHS) [USGS_SOFIA_fischs]
ABSTRACT: This integrated modeling project merges biological and hydrological models to develop tools to help resource management deal with the projected ecological consequences of of rising sea level ...


42. Physical exposition to tropical cyclone of Saffir-Simpson category 5 1970-2009 [d5d21b5e-d0f4-4c04-b293-3e421adb2c02]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to tropical cyclones of Saffir-Simpson category 5. It is based on three sources: 1) IBTrACS v02r01 (1969 - 2008, http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/), ...


43. Real Time Satellite Data Animations from RAMSDIS Online [RAMDIS_ONLINE]
The RAMSDIS online sytem: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/ramsdis/online/ The RAMSDIS online system offers real time NOAA GOES-10 and GOES-12 satellite data animations and single images. These images ...


44. Southeastern Louisiana Coastal Classification Maps - Pass Abel to East Timbalier Island [USGS_OFR_2005_1003]
This data set describes a Coastal Classification Map that extends from Pass Abel to East Timbalier Island. One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate ...


45. State of the Climate - Global Hazards [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00673]
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 - Global Hazards ...


46. State of the Climate Monthly Overview - Hurricanes & Tropical Storms [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00775]
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 - Hurricanes & Tropical ...


47. Tropical Storms Tracks Database [UAH_ITSC_STORMS]
The storm tracks database is derived from the storm data published by the National Hurricane Center (NHC). This web page provides a convenient user interface for casually browsing storm information, ...


48. Typhoon Tracks during the Early 20th Century [Typhoon_Tracks]
Digital dataset of typhoon tracks during the early 20th century over the Western North Pacific. This dataset was not used for a long period. Because, it was stored in paper books in a library. I ...


49. U.S. Population Grids (Summary File 3), 2000: Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi, Alpha Version [CIESIN_SEDAC_USPG_ALLOMSSF3]
U.S. Population Grids (Summary File 3), 2000: Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi, Alpha Version contain an ARC/INFO Workspace with grids of demographic data from the year 2000 census. The grids ...


50. U.S. Population Grids (Summary File 3), 2000: New Orleans Metropolitan Statistical Area, Alpha Version [CIESIN_SEDAC_USPG_NOSF3]
U.S. Population Grids (Summary File 3), 2000: New Orleans Metropolitan Statistical Area, Alpha Version contain an ARC/INFO Workspace with grids of demographic data from the year 2000 census. The ...


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