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51. Channel-Morphology Data for the Tongue River and Selected Tributaries, Southeastern Montana, 2001-02 [USGS_OFR_2004_1260]
Coal-bed methane exploration and production have begun within the Tongue River watershed in southeastern Montana. The development of coal-bed methane requires production of large volumes of ground ...


52. Chemistry of Stream Sediments and Surface Waters in New England [USGS_OFR_2004_1026]
This online publication portrays regional data for pH, alkalinity, and specific conductance for stream waters and a multi-element geochemical dataset for stream sediments collected in the New England ...


53. China Dimensions Data Collection: Priority Programme for China's Agenda 21 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_AGENDA21_1.0]
Priority Programme for China's Agenda 21 consists of full-text program descriptions supporting China's economic and social development. The descriptions represent 69 programs covering legislation, ...


54. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Complete Collection, Version 1.1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_COMPLETE_V11_1.1]
The Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections, Version 1.1 contains 426 indicators for 239 countries from five major environmental sustainability indicator efforts: the 2006 ...


55. Compost/Erosion Research in Iowa [Iowa_CERDP]
As a follow-up to the Iowa Groundwater Protection Act of 1987, lawmakers passed further legislation in 1989 to stem the growth of landfills and improve solid waste ...


56. Conservation Reserve Program Database [USDA0428]
The "Conservation Reserve Program Database" provides information on U.S. lands undergoing conservation treatments. Data include number of contracts enrolled by fiscal year and sign-up period; average ...


57. Crop Residue Decomposition as Affected by Soil Erosion and Tillage, USDA-ARS [USDA.ARS.CPCRC.ResidueDecomp]
This data set is a result of a study to determine the rates of different crop residue decomposition (clover and wheat), under two different cropping regimes (grain sorghum plots with: no till and ...


58. Crop Residue Management Survey (Survey of Crops by Tillage) [USDA0187]
The purpose of this dataset is to provide the most up-to-date tillage information available. It is a database that contains 3,092 records that include information on common tillage practices (i.e. ...


59. Digital Soils Databases for the United States (SSURGO,STATSGO,and NATSGO) from USDA/SCS [USDA_SCS_DIGITAL_SOILS]
The Soil Conservation Service (SCS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has established three digital soil geographic data bases representing different intensities of soil mapping for the ...


60. Distribution of Holocene Sediment in Chesapeake Bay [USGS_OFR_2004_1235]
The distribution of sedimentary environments presents the limited domain of deposits from "River Input", the flood tide wedge of "Atlantic Sediment", and the extensive region of indigenous, recycled ...


61. Environmental Hazards and Mud Volcanoes in Romania [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01208]   PARENT METADATA
Romania, an eastern European country, is severely affected by a variety of natural hazards. These include frequent earthquakes, floods, landslides, soil erosion, and drought all of which have major ...


62. Erosional Landforms [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01217]   PARENT METADATA
The hydrologic system, which includes all possible paths of motion of Earth's near-surface fluids including air and water, is largely responsible for the variety of landforms found on the continents. ...


63. Estimating Landslide Losses - Preliminary Results of a Seven-State Pilot Project [USGS_OFR_2006_1032]
In 2001, the U.S. Geological Survey Landslide Hazards Program provided funding for seven State geological surveys to report on the status of landslide investigation strategies in each of their States, ...


64. Faults [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01203]   PARENT METADATA
Through the study of faults and their effects, much can be learned about the size and recurrence intervals of earthquakes. Faults also teach us about crustal movements that have produced mountains ...


65. Fire vs Water: Erosional/Depositional Geology, Hawaiian Islands [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01274]   PARENT METADATA
Even a casual, untrained observer will see evidence that opposing forces have formed the Hawaiian Islands. The massive and lofty volcanoes have been scoured, abraded, and lacerated by streams and ...


66. GTOPO30 Hydro 1K [gtopo30_hydro_1k]
HYDRO1k is a geographic database developed to provide comprehensive and consistent global coverage of topographically derived data sets, including streams, drainage basins and ancillary layers derived ...


67. Generalized Surficial Geologic Map of the Denver 1 degree x 2 degree Quadrangle, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2347]
The map and descriptions offer information that may be used for: land-use planning (e.g. selecting land fill sites, greenbelts, avoiding geologic hazards), for finding aggregate resources (crushed ...


68. Geochemical studies on the rocks in the McMurdo Sound region [K042_1977_1978_NZ_1]
Geochemical studies were conducted in the McMurdo Sound region. Mossbauer spectrocopic studies of Desert Varnish, the physical and chemical weathering processes of the lavas on Ross Island and bedrock ...


69. Geologic Framework and Processes of the Lake Pontchartrain Basin [USGS_PONTCHARTRAIN]
Lake Pontchartrain and adjacent lakes in Louisiana form one of the larger estuaries in the Gulf Coast region. The estuary drains the Pontchartrain Basin (at right), an area of over 12,000 km2 situated ...


70. Geologic Map and Digital Database of the Porcupine Wash 7.5 minute Quadrangle, Riverside County, California, USGS OFR 01-30 [USGS_OFR01-30]
The data set for the Porcupine Wash quadrangle has been prepared by the Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP), a cooperative project sponsored jointly by the U.S. Geological Survey and ...


71. Geologic map of the Eagle quadrangle, Eagle County, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2361]
This map was funded by the National Cooperative Geologic Program as part of the geologic mapping studies conducted along the I-70 urban corridor. This corridor is experiencing rapid urban growth ...


72. Geologic map of the Grand Junction quadrangle, Mesa County, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2363]
To update and reinterpret earlier geologic mapping, and provide sufficient geologic information for land-use decisions for private land and for areas managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the ...


73. Geology of Cape Lamb, Vega Island, Antarctic Peninsula [CDA_AR_GEO_CAPELAMB_GEOLOGICMAP]   CHILD METADATA
The first geologic map of Cape Lamb, SW Vega Island, is presented along with their description and interpretation. The main outcrops correspond to Late Cretaceous sedimentary rocks and neogene volcanic ...


74. Geomorphology, Geology, Erosion trends and Coastal Defence works [EEA_EROSION]
The dataset consists of two layers: 1) This layer features both morpho-sedimentological and geological patterns of the European coastline. Both a geomorphological and a geological code ...


75. Glacial geology of Northern and Central Victoria Land and Marie Byrd Land [NL_ANTARCTIC_GLACIAL_GEOLOGY]
Separate regions within the Transantarctic Mountains, the uplifted flank of the West Antarctic rift system, appear to have distinct Neogene histories of glaciation and valley downcutting. Incision ...


76. 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. ...


77. Global Multi-resolution Terrain Elevation Data 2010 (GMTED2010) [gmted2010]
The USGS and the NGA have collaborated on the development of a notably enhanced global elevation model named the GMTED2010 that replaces GTOPO30 as the elevation dataset of choice for global and continental ...


78. Grand Canyon Riverbed Sediment Changes, Experimental Release of September 2000 - A Sample Data Set [USGS_OFR_2003_265]
An experimental water release from the Glen Canyon Dam into the Colorado River above Grand Canyon was conducted in September 2000 by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) ...


79. HDDS_Baseline_Adhoc [HDDS_Baseline_Adhoc]
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Emergency Operations, in support of the Department of Homeland Security, provides imagery and resources for use in disaster preparations, rescue and relief operations, ...


80. Heat Capacity Mapping Mission (HCMM) [hcmm]
The mission was the first of a series of NASA Applications Explorer Missions and is also known as AEM-A. Day/night coverage over a given area occurred at intervals ranging from 12 to 36 hours with ...


81. Heat Capacity Mapping Mission Digital Source [hcmm_digital_source]
The HCMM Digital Source dataset includes approximately 2400 scenes of recovered digital data with a resolution of 100 dpi. The original scenes are 715 km wide and vary in length from 715 to 3,000 ...


82. Hydrologic Monitoring of Landslide-Prone Coastal Bluffs near Edmonds and Everett, Washington, 2001?2004 [USGS_OFR_2005_1063]
In 2001, a cooperative monitoring effort between the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway (BNSF), BNSF's geotechnical consultant, Shannon and Wilson, Inc., and the ...


83. IAI-Final Report_ISP1_020: A Study of the Hydrological Budget Over Amazonia [IAIDIS442]
This dataset refers to Final Report of the ISP round I project number 020, which has the name "A STUDY OF THE HYDROLOGICAL BUDGET OVER AMAZONIA". The project objective was to develop a procedure for ...


84. IKONOS-2 [ikonos]
Since its launch in September 1999, GeoEye's IKONOS satellite has provided a reliable stream of image data since January 2000, which has become the standard for commercial high-resolution satellite ...


85. IMAGEAntarctica Database - A Catalogue of Antarctic Images by the Australian Antarctic Division [DB_IMAGEAntarctica]
The IMAGEAntarctica catalogue contains records of images held in the Australian Antarctic Division's Multimedia Image Library. The material predominantly depicts Australia's presence and activities ...


86. Influence of the lithological and geotechnical properties of rocks upon morphology of glacial valleys [K009_1984_1985_NZ_1]
The long and cross sectional forms of glacial valleys and cirques are a reflection of relationship between the abrasive and plucking processes occuring at the base of a glacier and the resistance ...


87. Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (IFSAR) Alaska [USGS_EDC_IFSAR]
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Geospatial Program (NGP) developed the Alaska Mapping Initiative (AMI) to collaborate with the State and other Federal partners to acquire 3-dimensional ...


88. Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin Library [EARTH_LAND_ICPRB_HYDRO_POTOMAC]
The Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin (ICPRB) Library contains 4750 entries, including a variety of data on the Potomac River and its tributaries in Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, ...


89. Investigation of soil salts and glacial features at sites in the Taylor Valley, Mount Discovery and Mount Morning [K042_1976_1977_NZ_2]
A study was conducted to make soil and surface measurements (temperature profiles, frozen ground level depths, surface colour, etc) on dark surfaces at chosen localities, to examine and sample the ...


90. JERS-1 data from Eurimage [EURIMAGE_JERS]
The Japanese Earth Resources Satellite was launched in February 1992. It carries a Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) instrument (L-band) and a 7 band optical sensor package covering the near ...


91. Jornada Experimental Range Soil Movement and Vegetation Transects [MSU0022]
The "Jornada Experimental Range Soil Movement and Vegetation Transects" contain data on the amount of soil loss or deposition at fixed points in one-foot wide belt transects. These transects were ...


92. LANDSAT 4/5 TM Raw Products [LANDSAT.TM.RAW]
Landsat TM data are available from December 1982 to February 1983 (Landsat 4) and from April 1984 onwards (Landsat 5). Most of the ESA archive has been acquired and processed at receiving ...


93. LANDSAT 4/5 Thematic Mapper (TM) System Corrected Pre-Flight Radiometric Correction and Cubic Convolution resampling Product [LANDSAT.TM.SCPRCC]
Landsat TM data are available from December 1982 to February 1983 (Landsat 4) and from April 1984 onwards (Landsat 5). Most of the ESA archive has been acquired and processed at receiving ...


94. LANDSAT 4/5 Thematic Mapper System Corrected Pre-Flight Radiometric Correction and Nearest neighbour resampling product [LANDSAT.TM.SCPRNN]
Landsat TM data are available from December 1982 to February 1983 (Landsat 4) and from April 1984 onwards (Landsat 5). Most of the ESA archive has been acquired and processed at receiving ...


95. LANDSAT MSS Raw Data Product [LANDSAT.MSS.RAW]
Most of the ESA archive has been acquired and processed at receiving stations in Fucino (Italy), Kiruna (Sweden) and Maspalomas (Gran Canaria, Spain). However, the archive ...


96. LANDSAT MSS System Corrected, absolute and statistical correction (SCAS) Product [LANDSAT.MSS.SCAS]
Most of the ESA archive has been acquired and processed at receiving stations in Fucino (Italy), Kiruna (Sweden) and Maspalomas (Gran Canaria, Spain). However, the archive ...


97. 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 ...


98. Landscape Evolution in Transantarctic Mountains [TAM_Geomorph]
The main objective in geomorphology is to understand how the landscapes evolve over time. This sets the limits and constraints to much of other geological research and is central in deciphering the ...


99. Landscape Investigation of East European Plain, Kursk Region [RAS_LANDSCAPE_INVEST]
The Institute of Geography of Russian Academy of Sciences is engaged in research on interannual changes of surface overland flow depending on the influence of climatic and anthropogenic factors. To ...


100. Landslide Inventory of Illinois [IGDNR_LNDSLD85]
This is a digital version of Plate 1 of ISGS Circular 534. This coverage shows polygon locations of landslides in Illinois. Features are described as earth slumps, slumps on bedrock, rock ...


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