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1. Geologic map and digital database of the San Rafael Mtn. 7.5- minute Quadrangle, Santa Barbara County, California, USGS OFR 01-290 [USGS_OFR01-290]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:24,000) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


2. 2002 Volcanic Activity in Alaska and Kamchatka: Summary of Events and Response of the Alaska Volcano Observatory [USGS_OFR_2004_1058]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) tracks activity at the more than 40 historically active volcanoes of the Aleutian Arc. As of December 31, 2002, 24 of these volcanoes are monitored with short-period ...


3. Digital geologic map and map database of parts of Marin, San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, and Sonoma Counties, California [USGS_Map_MF-2337]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:62,500) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


4. Map and map database of susceptibility to slope failure by sliding and earthflow in the Oakland area, California [USGS_Map_MF-2385]
Mitigation is superior to post-disaster response in reducing the billions of dollars in losses resulting from U.S. natural disasters, and information that predicts the varying likelihood of geologic ...


5. Assessment of Hazards Associated with the Bluegill Landslide, South-Central Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1054]
The Bluegill landslide, located in south-central Idaho, is part of a larger landslide complex that forms an area in the Salmon Falls Creek drainage named Sinking Canyon. The landslide is on public ...


6. FEMA Flood Hazard Zones: State of Hawaii [flood_hazard_zones]
These datasets represent flood hazard zones for the State of Hawaii including the islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe, and Niihau. Flood hazards zones for the island of Hawaii ...


7. 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 ...


8. State of the Climate Monthly Overview - Drought [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00675]
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 - Drought report ...


9. 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 ...


10. State of the Climate Monthly Overview - National Tornadoes [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00769]
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 Tornadoes ...


11. 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 ...


12. 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 ...


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. The Global FIRE Product, 1992-1993, from JRC [SAI_JRC-Global_FIRE]
Fire is a process, which given the right vegetation and meteorological conditions, can be found in almost any part of the globe. In order to understand and quantify the impact of fire ...


15. The Regional Burnt Area Product for Central Africa, 1993-1994, from JRC [SAI_JRC_Cent_Afr_Burnt_Product]
Justification, scientific objective and geographical domain: The mapping of burnt areas on a regional basis can form an important source of information for determining estimates ...


16. RESURS-O1 data from Eurimage [EURIMAGE_RESURS]
Eurimage is bridging the gap between AVHRR's 1 km resolution and Landsat TM's 30 metres with data obtained from the RESURS-O1-3 satellite from Russia. Launched in November 1994, this third satellite ...


17. Joint Typhoon Warning Center Storm Wallets [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01107]
The Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) is responsible for typhoon forecasts and warnings for the Western Pacific and Indian Ocean basins. After each storm, the JTWC stores its records in accordion-style ...


18. Climatological Data [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01038]
Major US airport weather stations monthly and annual publication containing station daily maximum and minimum temperatures, precipitation amounts, and monthly summaries for heating and cooling degree ...


19. Climatological Data National Summary [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01041]
The CDNS was published from 1950 - 1980. Monthly and annual editions contain summarized climatological information from the following publications: Local Climatological Data (LCD), Climatological ...


20. Monthly Weather Review [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01044]
Supplements to the Monthly Weather Review publication. The Weather Bureau published the Monthly weather review Supplement irregularly from 1914 to 1949. The Supplement replaced numerous independent ...


21. Newspaper Clippings Articles [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01050]
Weather-related newspaper articles and photos, almost exclusively from Baltimore, MD and nearby areas. Includes storm damage, rainfall reports, and weather's affect on crops. Period of record 1883-1998 ...


22. Integrated Surface Global Hourly Data [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00532]
Integrated Surface Data (ISD) is digital data set DSI-3505, archived at the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). The Integrated Surface Data (ISD) database is composed of worldwide surface weather ...


23. NCDC Storm Events Database [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00510]
Storm Data is provided by the National Weather Service (NWS) and contain statistics on personal injuries and damage estimates. Storm Data covers the United States of America. The data began as early ...


24. Northeast Snowfall Impact Scale (NESIS) [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00453]
While the Fujita and Saffir-Simpson Scales characterize tornadoes and hurricanes respectively, there is no widely used scale to classify snowstorms. The Northeast Snowfall Impact Scale (NESIS) developed ...


25. Regional Snowfall Index (RSI) [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00465]
NOAA's National Climatic Data Center is now producing the Regional Snowfall Index (RSI) for significant snowstorms that impact the eastern two thirds of the U.S. The RSI ranks snowstorm impacts on ...


26. Poverty Mapping Project: Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition [CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_GSPCM]
The Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition dataset consists of estimates of the percentage of children with weight-for-age z-scores that are more than two standard deviations below the ...


27. Earthquake Risk-Annual Average Losses [0ac98747-eb94-4c9f-aef8-56f9d3a04740]
The map (risk map) presents the results of earthquake annual average losses (AAL) per country at global level. The probabilistic risk assessment results were obtained from analitical formulation on ...


28. Economical exposition to lanslides triggered by earthquakes [9689b9f2-d59f-46b5-9489-ec9ba4298b4f]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual economical exposition of landslide triggered by earthquakes. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: ...


29. Flood events [c5064da0-ce61-47fc-b17f-c837bd2847be]
This dataset includes an estimate of flood events. It is based on two sources: 1) A GIS modeling using a statistical estimation of peak-flow magnitude and a hydrological model using HydroSHEDS dataset ...


30. Frequency of lanslides triggered by earthquakes [0c6e5849-b73f-4dbd-b83f-8f882823f50f]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual frequency of landslide triggered by earthquakes. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: slope factor, ...


31. Frequency of lanslides triggered by precipitations [68528875-83c2-4ca8-9d04-f4620fff7fe1]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual frequency of landslide triggered by precipitations. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: slope factor, ...


32. Global estimated risk index for flood hazard [43f81a9f-f903-43d4-8333-dcda52b2bc63]
This dataset includes an estimate of the global risk induced by flood hazard. Unit is estimated risk index from 1 (low) to 5 (extreme). This product was designed by UNEP/GRID-Europe for the Global ...


33. Physical exposition to droughts events 1980-2001 [145a9e8b-95e8-4178-95fd-1c10f6df582f]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to drought based on Standardized Precipitation Index. It is based on three sources: 1) A global monthly gridded precipitation ...


34. Physical exposition to flood [5fc22275-7f8d-4af0-82cc-7964849aa878]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual physical exposition to flood. It is based on three sources: 1) A GIS modeling using a statistical estimation of peak-flow magnitude and a hydrological ...


35. Physical exposition to lanslides triggered by precipitations [71756210-a866-481d-8ee0-d0c562514630]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual physical exposition of landslide triggered by precipitations. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: ...


36. 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/), ...


37. Physical exposition to tsunamis [755791f5-2d7b-4571-8dd4-576d7ae210cd]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to tsunamis. It is based on three sources: 1) A comprehensive list of reports and scientific papers compiled and utilized in ...


38. Seismic hazard map PGA_1000 years [59319c98-ffa6-4eaa-b9cc-bce765a46914]
This file contains the seismic hazard map for peak ground acceleration and for 1000 years return period


39. Tsunami events 1970-2011 [a5287669-bb11-4adf-9f80-63de43614aee]
This dataset includes an estimate of tsunami events for the period 1970 - March 2011. It contains tsunami origins. This product was designed by National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), Tsunami database, ...


40. Tsunami exposure-monetary value of exposed urban buildings [bd8f2fc9-6895-458e-a1de-b1be4dc4c624]
This dataset presents a global value of urban buildings exposed to tsunamis. Basically it was generated by multiply the exposed population per cell and the per capita value of the exposed assets per ...


41. Tsunami inundation [131e35dc-1b5f-4587-9a5f-e1d2aa35f18d]
The present maps presents a global inundation map estimated for a return period of 500 years. Return periods are conservatively interpreted based on slip rates. Such tsunamis are therefore rare events ...


42. Multi-Satellite Volcanic Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) Database Long-Term L4 Global [GES_DISC_MSVOLSO2L4_V1]
These data are a part of MEaSUREs 2012 projects. The particular project, "Multi-Decadal Sulfur Dioxide Climatology from Satellite Instruments", is expected to produce SO2 Earth Science Data Record ...


43. AeroD, Canada [Canada_ACS_AeroD]
The AeroD web site is fully indexed and searchable allowing users to browse Canadian aeronautical publications. The supplements to the charts include the Canada Air Pilot (CAP), the Canada Flight ...


44. Natural Hazards Image Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.Hazard_Images_Database]   CHILD DIFs
Photographs and other visual media provide valuable pre- and post-event data for natural hazards. Research, mitigation, and forecasting rely on visual data for post-analysis, inundation mapping and ...


45. 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 ...


46. NASA Earth Science Decadal Survey Studies [Planning Stage] [NASA_Decadal_Survey_Place_Holder]
[Source: NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Earth Sciences, http://science.nasa.gov/earth-science/decadal-surveys/ ] NASA relies on the science community to ...


47. 2012 Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys (DGGS) Lidar: Whittier, Alaska [gov.noaa.csc.maps.ak2012_whitter_m2580]   PARENT DIF
In support of geologic mapping and hazards evaluation in and near Whittier, Alaska, the Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys (DGGS) acquired, and is making publicly available, lidar (light ...


48. 2005 United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Post-Hurricane Katrina Levee Surveys [gov.noaa.csc.maps.2005_PostKatrina_Levees_m41]   PARENT DIF
These topographic data were collected for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers by a helicopter-mounted LiDAR sensor over the New Orleans Hurricane Protection Levee System in Louisiana.


49. Cape Mendocino, CA Earthquakes, April 25 & 26, 1992 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01209]   PARENT DIF
On April 25, 1992, a magnitude 7.1 earthquake occurred in the Cape Mendocino area. Two additional earthquakes, magnitudes 6.6 and 6.7 occurred the next morning. The first earthquake was located six ...


50. Earthquakes in Central California, 1980-1984 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01202]   PARENT DIF
There have been many earthquake occurrences in central California. This set of slides shows earthquake damage from the following events: Livermore, 1980, Coalinga, 1983; and Morgan Hill, 1984. All ...


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