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1. NASA Land Information System (LIS) Data Sets [NASA_LIS_DATA]
The Land Information System (LIS) provides collection of sample data for demonstration of LIS code. The original source of each data set is given whenever possible. LIS does not endorse the validity, ...


2. ISLSCP II Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Consumption by Continental Erosion [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1019_1]
The Continental Atmospheric CO2 Consumption data set represents gridded estimates for the riverine export of carbon and of sediments based on empirical models. All data exist for the overall continental ...


3. ISLSCP II Global Gridded Soil Characteristics [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1004_1]
This data set provides gridded data for selected soil parameters derived from data and methods developed by the Global Soil Data Task, an international collaborative project with the objective of ...


4. ISLSCP II Global River Fluxes of Carbon and Sediments to the Oceans [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1028_1]
The River Carbon Flux data set represents estimates for the riverine export of carbon and of sediments. This data set includes the amounts of carbon and of sediments that are discharged to the oceans ...


5. ISLSCP II Global Sea Ice Concentration [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/981_1]
This International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project (ISLSCP) Initiative II data set is based on the Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) Sea Ice Concentrations from Nimbus-7 Scanning Multichannel ...


6. ISLSCP II Total Plant-Available Soil Water Storage Capacity of the Rooting Zone [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1006_1]
This data set provides two estimates of the geographic distribution of the total plant-available soil water storage capacity of the rooting zone ("rooting zone water storage size") on a 1.0 degree ...


7. 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 ...


8. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/NTL004: Sediment Deposition in North Temperate Lakes Primary Study Lakes [LTER_NTL004]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/North Temperate Lakes (NTL) LTER/NTL004 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: Settling particulate matter is collected using ...


9. ISLSCP II Carbon Dioxide Flux at Harvard Forest and Northern BOREAS Sites [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1029_1]
Carbon dioxide flux and meteorological data for the Harvard Forest, MA (1992-95) and BOREAS Northern Study Area, Old Black Spruce (Alberta, Canada; 1994-95) FLUXNET sites are provided as examples ...


10. CTD measurements from Antarctic Peninsula region (KARP 1996-2006) - KPDC-MD-2006-002 [KPDC-MD-2006-002]
This dataset includes CTD measurements of open water and fjords of Antarctic Peninsula during the KARP (Korea Antarctic Research Program) cruise from 1998 to 2006. Data obtained are water temperature, ...


11. A Global 1x1 Degree Distribution of Atmospheric-Soil CO2 Consumption by Continental Weathering and Riverine HCO3 Yield, CDIAC/DB1012 [CDIAC_DB1012]
This database (DB-1012) contains estimates of the net flux of atmospheric-soil carbon dioxide (CO2) produced by the Amiotte Sucjet and Probst model(1993) and the associated bicarbonate river flux ...


12. A pier-scour database: 2,427 field and laboratory measurements of pier scour [USGS_DS-845_PierScoutDatabase]
The U.S. Geological Survey conducted a literature review to identify potential sources of published pier-scour data, and selected data were compiled into a digital spreadsheet called the 2014 USGS ...


13. Aeolian Processes in the Dry Valleys [Aeolian_Processes_McMurdo]
This dataset contains data collected during studies of boundary layer winds and surface characteristics. These field experiments were designed to: 1. Understand and quantify the ...


14. Age and environment of Miocene - Pliocene glaciomarine deposits, James Ross Island, Antarctica [CDA_AR_GEO_MIOCENE_PLIOCENE_JRI]
Knowledge of the late Miocene - Pliocene climate of West Antarctica, recorded by sedimentary units within the James Ross Island Volcanic Group, is still fragmentary. Late Miocene glaciomarine deposits ...


15. Analysis Products on Cropland [NRCS_NRI_SotL_CROPLAND]
The maps using data from the preliminary 1997 NRI for croplands deal with a variety of areas. These areas range from specific cultivated croplands, to erosion on cropland and changes in cropland. ...


16. Analysis Products on Water Quality [NRCS_NRI_SotL_WATER_QUALITY]
All of the maps, figures and tables for NRI's water quality are taken from publications. Many of the publications discuss the use of fertilizer, pesticide, or manure. Several of the maps are taken ...


17. Baseline and Historic Depositional Rates and Lead Concentrations, Floodplain Sediments, Lower Coeur d'Alene River, Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1211]
Lead-rich sediments, containing at least 1000 ppm of lead (Pb), and derived mainly from discarded mill tailings in the Coeur d'Alene mining region, cover about 60 km2 of the 80-km2 floor of the main ...


18. Basin-wide Trapping of Suspended Sediment Flux for the World Water Development Report II [UNH_WWRDII_SEDIMENT]
A global geography of basinwide trapping of suspended sediment flux by the large reservoirs was analyzed (Vorosmarty et al. 2003). A total of 236 regulated basins with 633 large reservoirs (> 0.5 ...


19. Biogeographic relationships between northern Antarctic Peninsula and southernmost South America during the Late Cretaceous-Paleogene. Project No. 12 2002 - 2004 [CDA_AR_LATE_CRET-PALEO]   PARENT METADATA
Project: LATE CRETACEOUS PALEOGENE > Biogeographic relationships between northern Antarctic Peninsula and southernmost South America during the Late Cretaceous-Paleogene. Project No.12 2002 -2004 ...


20. Biostratigraphy and Paleontology of the Upper Cretaceous in James Ross Island. Project No. 13 2002-2004 [CDA_AR_GEO_GUSTAV_GROUP_JRI]
The Project finalized in 2004 and will be continued by the Project PICTA-17-2004 (years 2004-2007) The project work comprises the study of the Gustav Group exposed on James Ross Island and consists ...


21. 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 ...


22. 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 ...


23. Concentrations of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Major and Trace Elements in Simulated Rainfall Runoff From Parking Lots, Austin, Texas, 2003 [USGS_OFR_2004_1208]
Samples of creek bed sediment collected near seal-coated parking lots in Austin, Texas, by the City of Austin during 2001-02 had unusually elevated concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons ...


24. Contaminated Sediments Database for Long Island Sound and the New York Bight [USGS_OFR_2003_241]
The Contaminated Sediments Database for Long Island Sound and the New York Bight provides a compilation of published and unpublished sediment texture and contaminant data. This report provides maps ...


25. Debris Flows and Record Floods from Extreme Mesoscale Convective Thunderstorms over the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona [USGS_OFR_2007_1108]
Ample geologic evidence indicates early Holocene and Pleistocene debris flows from the south side of the Santa Catalina Mountains north of Tucson, Arizona, but few records document historical events. ...


26. Emergency Assessment of Debris-Flow Hazards from Basins Burned by the Cedar and Paradise Fires of 2003, Southern California [USGS_OFR_2004_1011]
These maps present preliminary assessments of the probability of debris-flow activity and estimates of peak discharges that can potentially be generated by debris flows issuing from basins burned ...


27. 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, ...


28. FAO/AGL World River Sediment Yields Database [FAO_AGL]
Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)/AGL World River Sediment Yields Database The World River Sediment Yields database contains data on annual ...


29. Field methods, field descriptions, and laboratory data for selected dune and sand sheet sections [GSA_BULLETIN_2001012]
[Adapted from "About the GSA Data Repository", "http://www.geosociety.org/pubs/drpint.htm#aboutdrp"] The above data set may be dowloaded from the Geological Society of America (GSA) Data Repository, ...


30. Flow Velocity and Sediment Data Collected During 1990 and 1991 at National Canyon, Colorado River, Arizona [USGS_DS_2007_246]
During 1990 and 1991, a series of research flows were released from Glen Canyon Dam. Data collected at the streamflow-gaging station on the Colorado River above National Canyon near Supai from that ...


31. 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 ...


32. 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) ...


33. Great Barrier Reef Coral Ba/Ca Data, NOAA/NCDC/WDC Paleoclimatology [NOAA_NGDC_PALEO_MCCULLOGH]   CHILD METADATA
The effect of European settlement on water quality in the Great Barrier Reef of Australia is a long-standing and controversial issue. Erosion and sediment transport in river catchments in this region ...


34. High Resolution Bathymetric Mapping of South Florida Estuarine and Coastal Systems [USGS_SOFIA_highres_bathy_sfl_est-coast_sys]
The plan to acquire bathymetric data for the Caloosahatchee Estuary and Estero Bay areas is to employ two methods which have been developed by the U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) and National Aeronautical ...


35. 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 ...


36. Integrated Forest Study (IFS): Atmospheric Deposition and Forest Nutrient Cycling: Oak Ridge Loblolly Site [IFS_OAKRIDGE_SITE]
The Integrated Forest Study (IFS) was a project to evaluate the effects of atmospheric deposition on nutrient cycling in forest ecosystems. Deposition and nutrient cycling were monitored at 17 forested ...


37. 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, ...


38. Investigations of the moraines and raised marine deposits and fossils at Black Island and Brown Peninsula, McMurdo Sound [K042_1964_1965_NZ_1]
In the 1963-64 field season, a helicopter reconnaissance was conducted at White Island, Black Island and Brown Peninsula. The reconnaissance showed that there was scope for a comprehensive survey ...


39. 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 ...


40. Lagos Project (Proyecto Lagos-Comahue) [CDA_AR_GEO_LAGOS-COMAHUE]   CHILD METADATA
The Lagos Project (Proyecto Lagos-Comahue) was developed through a collaboration between Polish (Institute of Ecology, Polish Academy of Science) and Agentinian (CONICET - Consejo de Investigaciones ...


41. 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 ...


42. Landslide Susceptibility Estimated From Mapping Using Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Imagery and Historical Landslide Records, Seattle, Washington [USGS_OFR_2005_1405]
Landforms in Seattle, Washington, that were created primarily by landsliding were mapped using LIDAR-derived imagery. These landforms include landslides (primarily landslide complexes), headscarps, ...


43. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/AND004: Stream Cross Section Profiles in H.J. Andrews Forest [LTER_AND004]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/H.J. Andrews Forest (AND) LTER/AND004 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: This study was established to monitor changes in channel ...


44. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/AND005: H.J. Andrews Watershed Streamflow Summaries [LTER_AND005]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/H.J. Andrews Forest (AND) LTER/AND005 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: Streamflow from selected small watersheds has been continuously ...


45. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/AND006: H.J. Andrews WS 1, 2, and 3 and Miscellaneous Suspended Sediment Grab Samples [LTER_AND006]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/H.J. Andrews Forest (AND) LTER/AND006 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: The objective of this study was to quantify the long-term ...


46. Map of Debris-Flow Source Areas in the San Francisco Bay Region, California [USGS_OFR_97_745_E]
This report is a digital database package containing both plotfiles and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) databases of maps of potential debris flow sources, as well as locations of historic debris ...


47. Map showing Features and Displacements of the Scenic Drive Landslide, La Honda, California, During the Period March 31, 2005 - November 5, 2006 [USGS_OFR_2006_1397]
The Scenic Drive landslide in La Honda, San Mateo County, California began movement during the El NiƱo winter of 1997-98. Recurrent motion occurred during the mild El Nino winter of 2004-2005 and ...


48. McMurdo Dry Valleys-Long Term Ecological Research Network (LTER) [lter_MCB]
The McMurdo Dry Valleys LTER project is an interdisciplinary study of the aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems in a cold desert region of Antarctica. In 1992 this area was selected as a study site within ...


49. Mineral Resources of New Zealand [GNS_Mineral]
The Mineral Resources of New Zealand database consists of three digital datasets and a library collection of mining company exploration reports. The individual digital databases are being integrated ...


50. National Uranium Resource Evaluation Program: Sediment Chemistry of the Conterminous United States [NURE_SEDIMENT_CHEM]   PARENT METADATA
From NURE Sediment Chemistry FAQ: These maps are derived from a subset of the National Uranium Resource Evaluation (NURE) Hydrogeochemical and Stream Sediment Reconnaissance (HSSR) data. Approximately ...


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