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1. 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 ...


2. Africa Population Density Model (Land Degradation Project), 1992 [NBId0233_101]
The Africa Population density model represents ranges of population density of inhabitants per square kilometer. The estimated population densities are expressed on a regularly spaced latitude/longitude ...


3. IGADD Member Countries Crop types and distribution by administrative units, 1987 [NBId0207_101]
The IGADD (Inter-Governmental Authority on Drought and Development) crop zones dataset is part of the Africa UNEP/FAO/ESRI Crops Data. The maps were prepared by Environmental Systems Research Institute ...


4. Rwanda Society-Environment Project [NBId0262_101]
MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY RWANDA SOCIETY-ENVIRONMENT PROJECT The objective of the project is to address natural resources management (NRM) issues in Rwanda through a collaborative program of training, ...


5. Expeditioner and family reintegration: Comparing ship-based and air-based personnel movement [ASAC_2562]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2562 See the link below for public details on this project. This project will: 1. Identify factors that promote psychological adaptation and resilience ...


6. Baringo (Kenya) Pilot Study for Desertification Assessment and Mapping [NBId0169_101]
The purpose of the Kenya Pilot Study was to evaluate the FAO/UNEP Provisional Methodology for Assessment and Mapping of Desertification, and to recommend an effective, simple methodology for desertification ...


7. Kenya Coastal Zone - Infrastructure and Hotel, Health, Recreation Facilities [NBId0129_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 ...


8. Kenya Coastal Zone - International/Administrative Boundaries and Schools [NBId0093_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 ...


9. Kenya Coastal Zone - Mining, Towns, Industry, Utilities [NBId0136_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 ...


10. Laikipia (Kenya) Research Programme GIS Datasets [NBId0177_101]
Laikipia Research Programme GIS Datasets are divided into two main different study area scales: the Regional level [Laikipia district, the Ewaso Ng'iro Basin] and the Local level [Land parcels-farm(s), ...


11. North Kenya GIS Database project, 1996 [NBId0146_101]
Introduction The North Kenya GIS Database project was created (by Andrea Bottcher for GTZ at UNEP/GRID) by joining datasets which existed in 9 North Kenya districts in 1996. The original datasets ...


12. Percent Urban Cover, Africa [NBId0045_101]
New-ID: NBI45 Percent Urban Cover for Africa. Revised FNOC Percent Urban Cover Dataset Documentation File: AFURBAN.IMG Code: 100082-004 Raster Member The IMG file is in IDRISI format The ...


13. WCMC Closed Moist Tropical Forest, Benin (Classification of Forest Types) [NBId0055_101]
New-ID 55 This data set presents a classification of African closed moist tropical forest for Benin. The Africa Closed Moist Tropical Forest, Benin Dataset ...


14. White's Vegetation Types of Senegal Dataset [NBId0159_101]
New-ID: NBI159 The (White's) Vegetation Types of Senegal Dataset Documentation File: SENEGAL1.IMG Code: 146014-001 Raster Member IMG file is in IDRISI format The Senegal White"'"s Vegetation ...


15. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Scientific Assessments [IPCC]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was organized in 1988 by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP). Four series of reports ...


16. 1991 Dublin Transport Model [1991_DTM]
This data set contains the 1991 Dublin Transport Model. This model is involved with the environmental impacts of change in the Dublin, Ireland urban areas. The model is run with survey data, transport ...


17. 1996 Dublin Transport Model [1996_DTM]
This data set contains the 1996 Dublin Transport Model. This model is involved with the environmental impacts of change in the Dublin, Ireland urban areas. The model is run with survey data, transport ...


18. 1999 Dublin Transport Model [1999_DTM]
This data set contains the 1999 Dublin Transport Model. This model is involved with the environmental impacts of change in the Dublin, Ireland urban areas. The model is run with survey data, transport ...


19. ACID WATER SUSCEPTIBILITY WALES [EIC12]
Estimate of the vulnerability of surface waters in Wales to acidification from the effects of atmospheric pollution. Estimates made on the basis of the sensitivity of receptor soils geology, watercourses ...


20. 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. ...


21. 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 ...


22. Agricultural Trade Liberalization [USDA0298]
"Agricultural Trade Liberalization" is a database for studies on agricultural trade liberalization. It includes 1989 data for 22 commodities. Also included are elasticities of supply and demand, quantities ...


23. Aliens in Antarctica [ASAC_2904]   CHILD METADATA
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2904 See the link below for public details on this project. International Polar Year (IPY) Aliens in Antarctica will assess the threat of humans ...


24. Archaeological excavation at Punta Negra, Livingston Island [157-93_04]
Three rock shelters corresponding to the period of 1820-1830 were excavated during this study. One shelter was shown to be a fire place, one shown to be shoe storage, and the last shown to be a ...


25. Archaeological excavation in Cora beach, Desolation Island [157-93_06]
A survey of Cora beach was conducted and resulted in the finding 3 sealer settlements and one from the beginning of this century. A recollection of superficial cultural material together with the ...


26. Atlas of urban Aboriginal Peoples [Canada_USask_AtlasUrbAborigPeop]
This Atlas of Urban Aboriginal Peoples attempts to make some information about Aboriginal people in urban areas in Canada available to a wide audience. The initial phase maps Aboriginal settlement ...


27. Australian Antarctic Data Centre Key Performance Indicators [SOE_AADC_KPIS]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Key Performance Indicators of the Australian Antarctic Data Centre. TYPE OF INDICATOR There are three types of indicators: 1.Describes the CONDITION of important elements of ...


28. Authentication of aboriginal remains in the South Shetland Islands [026-82_01]
In 1972 the biologist, Dr.Victor Ariel Gallardo, recovered benthonic samples from the bottom of Admiralty and Chile Bay, in the South part of King George Island, for biological purposes. During ...


29. 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 ...


30. BP (British Petroleum) Statistical Review of World Energy 2001 [BP_WORLD_ENERGY_REVIEW]
[From "BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2001: 2000 in review"] "World consumption of primary energy rebounded in 2000, rising by 2.1%, driven by continued strong growth in ...


31. BP (British Petroleum) Statistical Review of World Energy 2006 [BP_US_ENERGY_REVIEW]
The BP Statistical review of World Energy provides an interactive energy charting tool, with data back to 1965, and a conversion calculator. The 2006 Review includes data through the year 2005 including: ...


32. Bilan de Recherches Environnementales et Terrestres [MG4d0001_120]
BRET (Bilan de Recherches Environnementales et Terrestres) est une base de donnees etablie par l'ONE en collaboration avec le CNRE dans le but de dresser un bilan des acquis scientifiques en matiere ...


33. Blue Water Footprint of National Production [geodata_2252]
Blue water footprint – Volume of surface and groundwater consumed as a result of the production of a good or service. Consumption refers to the volume of freshwater used and then evaporated or incorporated ...


34. CNRE Data from Madagascar [mg5d0001_121]
Donnes produites sur des projets financs par des bailleurs de fonds intrnationaux.


35. Changes in Food Consumption and Expenditures in American Households During the 1980s [USDA0300]
The data contained in "Changes in Food Consumption and Expenditures in American Households During the 1980s" consist of the data tables found in ERS Statistical Bulletin 849, December 1992. The information ...


36. China Dimensions Data Collection: Agricultural Statistics of the People's Republic of China: 1949-1990 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_STAT_1949-1990]
Agricultural Statistics of the People's Republic of China, 1949-1990 is an historical collection of agricultural statistical data compiled by China's State Statistical Bureau (SSB). The collection ...


37. China: Income, Consumption and Expenditure Statistics [USDA0453]
"China: Income, Consumption and Expenditure Statistics" contains household and per capita expenditure data for food, fabrics, alcohol, tobacco, and selected consumer goods. Data are presented provincially ...


38. Climate Change Map Series [Canada_GAD_ClimateChg]
The Climate Change Map Series provides a geographical perspective to climate change. Based on the force-stress-state-impact-response model, this map series provides an integrated view of human activities ...


39. 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 ...


40. Climate and the Classic Maya Civilization Slide Set [G02096]
For over a decade, archaeologists have been trying to unlock the mystery surrounding one ancient society's collapse of the Classic Maya. Did human-induced sociopolitical or ecological change cause ...


41. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1020]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) in Maryland and Virginia. The CVI ...


42. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) to Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1064]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) in North Carolina. The CVI ranks ...


43. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cumberland Island National Seashore (Cuis) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1196]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Cumberland Island National Seashore in Georgia. The CVI ranks the following ...


44. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Gulf Islands To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2003_108]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Gulf Islands National Seashore (GUIS) in Mississippi and Florida. The CVI ...


45. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Olympic National Park To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1021]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Olympic National Park (OLYM), Washington. The CVI scores the following in ...


46. Coastal Vulnerability to Sea-Level Rise: A Preliminary Database for the U.S. Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf of Mexico Coasts [USGS_DDS-68]
Coastal Changes Due to Sea-Level Rise: One of the most important applied problems in coastal geology today is determining the physical response of the coastline to sea-level rise. Predicting shoreline ...


47. Coastguide Coastal Hiking Trails [CZM_moris_coastguide_trail_marker_pt]
These data show the location of trail maps for select preserved lands along the coast of Massachusetts.


48. Commercial, charter, and recreation boating in Massachusetts waters as arcs, 2005 [CZM_moris_boating_usage_arc]
These GIS data contain information for boating uses in the Massachusetts Coastal Zone. The data contain three subtypes for commercial boating, charter activity, and recreational boating. The data ...


49. Commercial, charter, and recreation boating in Massachusetts waters as polygons, 2005 [CZM_moris_boating_usage_poly]
These GIS data contain information for boating uses in the Massachusetts Coastal Zone. the data contain three subtypes for commercial boating, charter activity, and recreational boating. The data ...


50. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: 2004 Environmental Vulnerability Index (EVI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_2004EVI]
The 2004 Environmental Vulnerability Index (EVI) portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains 111 variables for 235 countries and territories. This index ...


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