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51. Dar es Salaam Land Use and Informal Settlement Data Set [CIESIN_SEDAC_USPAT_DESLUIS_001]
The Dar es Salaam Land Use and Informal Settlement Data Set represents urban land use and consolidation of informal settlements for the years 1982, 1992, 1998, and 2002, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. ...


52. ABoVE: Surface Water Extent, Boreal and Tundra Regions, North America, 1991-2011 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1324_1]
This data set provides the location and extent of surface water (open water not including vegetated wetlands) for the entire Boreal and Tundra regions of North America for three epochs, centered on ...


53. Circumpolar Active Layer Monitoring (CALM) Program Network [GGD313]
The CALM network includes 168 active sites in both hemispheres with 15 participating countries. This network represents the only coordinated and standardized program of observations using standard ...


54. GLDAS Noah Land Surface Model L4 monthly 1.0 x 1.0 degree V2.1 (GLDAS_NOAH10_M) at GES DISC [GLDAS_NOAH10_M_2.1]
Global Land Data Assimilation System Version 2 (hereafter, GLDAS-2) has two components: one forced entirely with the Princeton meteorological forcing data (hereafter, GLDAS-2.0), and the other forced ...


55. IPCC 4th Assessment Model Output Database. [IPCC_AR4_MODEL_OUTPUT]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was established by the World Meteorological Organization and the United Nations Environmental Program to assess scientific information on climate ...


56. 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, ...


57. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP)'s Global Forecast System (GFS) Model [NOAA_NCEP_GFS_Model]
The Global Forecast System (GFS) is a weather forecast model produced by the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP). Dozens of atmospheric and land-soil variables are available through ...


58. Africa Irrigation Potential, Best soils, 1987 [NBId0211_101]
The Africa Irrigation Potential data set, which represents the best soils suitable for upland, is part of the FAO Irrigation and Water Resources Potential Database. The main input maps ...


59. 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 ...


60. Africa Rainfall and Maximum Temperature Measuring Stations (12 average monthly), 1989 [NBId0220_101]
The Africa Rain Measuring Stations data set, for monthly rainfall is part of the UNEP/ILRAD, now ILRI East Coast Fever (ECF) Database project. The point data was reformatted (Miller, scale 1:5 000 ...


61. Africa Water Balance high/lowland crops, 1987 [NBId0203_101]
The Africa Water Balance data set which is prepared by watershed and by country, belongs to the group of "Irrigation and Water Resources Potential" study. It covers 55 countries and 25 ...


62. Africa Wilson & Henderson-Sellers Secondary Vegetation Classes and Class Reliability, 1985 [NBId0248_101]
The Wilson and Henderson-Sellers Secondary Vegetation Classes and Class Reliability data sets are part of the "Wilson Henderson-Sellers land cover and soils for global circulation modeling project ...


63. Africa Zobler Soils (Texture Classes, Slope, Phases), 1987 [NBId0223_101]
The Zobler soil datasets were developed by the World Data Center-A (WDC-A) for Solid Earth Geophysics, operated by the U.S. National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC). The data set is part of the World ...


64. GRID-INPE; UNEP Global Resource Information Database - INPE Cooperating Center [GRID-INPE]
This is a collection of data-sets held by GRID-INPE. Please contact the technical contact for further details and data-set breakdown. GRID-INPE ...


65. 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 ...


66. ISLSCP II Reanalysis Near-Surface Meteorology Data [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1226_1]
This data set for the ISLSCP Initiative II data collection provides near surface meteorological variables, fluxes of heat, moisture and momentum at the surface, and land surface state variables, all ...


67. Kenya Administrative Units, Drainage, Agro-Climatic Zones, Rainfall, Infrastructure [NBId0083_101]
Description: These datasets (Administrative Units, Drainage, Agro-Climatic Zones, Rainfall, Infrastructure) were scanned by the Canadian Land data Systems Division, Land Directorate, Dept of Environment, ...


68. Kenya Coastal Zone - Scientific Cruise [NBId0106_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 ...


69. Lake Chad Datasets, Africa [NBId0079_101]
The Lake Chad Dataset which is a detailed case study of the UNEP/FAO/ESRI Family was developed by UNEP/GRID, on behalf of the UNEP/Fresh Water Unit for the Lake Chad Commission on Sustainable Development. ...


70. NGEE Arctic Core Locations, Sampling Characteristics, Collection, and Contacts, Barrow, Alaska, USA [NGEE_Arctic_Core_Locations_Sampling_Characteristics_Collection_Contacts_Barrow_]
This dataset includes associated information about individual core samples (e.g. collection date, storage location, core length, thaw depth). This information is supplemental to the "NGEE Instrumentation ...


71. Organic Carbon Transformation and Mercury Methylation in Tundra Soils from Barrow Alaska [Organic_Carbon_Transformation_Mercury_Methylation_Tundra_Soils_Barrow_AK]
This dataset includes information on soil labile organic carbon transformation and mercury methylation for tundra soils from Barrow, Alaska. The soil cores were collected from high-centered polygon ...


72. 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, ...


73. Southern, Northeastern and Eastern Africa Integrated Terrain Units, 1984 [NBId0250_101]
The Southern, Northeastern and Eastern Africa members make up the Africa Integrated Terrain Units data set of the UNEP/FAO/ESRI Database project that covers the entire world. The maps were prepared ...


74. TMI/TRMM surface soil moisture (LPRM) L2 V001 (LPRM_TMI_SOILM2) at GES DISC [LPRM_TMI_SOILM2_001]
This Level 2 (swath) data set's land surface parameters, surface soil moisture, land surface (skin) temperature, and vegetation water content, are derived from passive microwave remote sensing data ...


75. TMI/TRMM surface soil moisture (LPRM) L3 1 day 25 km x 25 km daytime V001 (LPRM_TMI_DY_SOILM3) at GES DISC [LPRM_TMI_DY_SOILM3_001]
This Level 3 (gridded) data set's land surface parameters, surface soil moisture, land surface (skin) temperature, and vegetation water content, are derived from passive microwave remote sensing data ...


76. TMI/TRMM surface soil moisture (LPRM) L3 1 day 25 km x 25 km nighttime V001 (LPRM_TMI_NT_SOILM3) at GES DISC [LPRM_TMI_NT_SOILM3_001]
This Level 3 (gridded) data set's land surface parameters, surface soil moisture, land surface (skin) temperature, and vegetation water content, are derived from passive microwave remote sensing data ...


77. NRT AMSR2 UNIFIED L2B HALF-ORBIT 25 KM EASE-GRID SURFACE SOIL MOISTURE V0 [A2_Land_NRT_0]
The Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer 2 (AMSR2) instrument on the Global Change Observation Mission - Water 1 (GCOM-W1) provides global passive microwave measurements of terrestrial, oceanic, ...


78. MADIS Meteorological Surface Dataset [MADIS_METSFC]
Surface land and maritime observing stations report various meteorological variables that describe the current weather. These variables include basic measurements such as temperature, relative humidity, ...


79. Everglades Depth Estimation Network (EDEN) November 2007 Digital Elevation Model for use with EDENapps [USGS_SOFIA_eden_dem_cm_nov07_nc]
This is the 1st release of the third version of an Everglades Depth Estimation Network (EDEN) digital elevation model (DEM) generated from certified airborne height finder ...


80. Ground Penetrating Radar, Barrow, Alaska [Ground_Penetrating_Radar_Barrow_Alaska]
This is 500 MHz Ground Penetrating Radar collected along the AB Line in Intensive Site 1 beginning in October 2012 and collected along L2 in Intensive Site 0 beginning in September 2011. Both continue ...


81. Intensive Site 1 Plot Pictures, Barrow, July, 2012 [Intensive_Site_1_Plot_Pictures_Barrow_July_2012]
The NGEE Arctic Intensive Site 1 in Barrow, Alaska includes four (4) areas that represent the micro-topographic features of the Barrow Environmental Observatory (BEO). These areas are designated Area ...


82. Linking a conceptual karst hydrogeologic model of the Biscayne aquifer to ground-water flow simulations from Everglades National Park to Biscayne National Park - Phase 1 [USGS_SOFIA_karst_model]
This project in being undertaken to develop a high-resolution 3-dimensional karst hydrogeologic framework of the Biscayne aquifer between Everglades National Park (ENP) and Biscayne National Park ...


83. NGEE Instrumentation and Sample Site Coordinates, Barrow, Alaska USA [NGEE_Instrumentation_Sample_Site_Coordinates_Barrow_Alaska_USA]
This text (csv) file contains the location coordinates for all NGEE-Arctic related instrumentation and sampling sites near Barrow, Alaska. Coordinates are provided in both UTM northing (meters) and ...


84. Arizona Regional Image Archive Digital Elevation Models 1:250k [ARIA_dem_250k]
This data set contains 1:250k Digital Elevation Models (DEM) for Arizona. [Summary provided by the Arizona Regional Image Archive.]


85. SOTER-based soil parameter estimates for Jordan (ver. 1.0) [ISRIC_SOTWISjordan]
This harmonized set of soil parameter estimates has been developed using an updated 1:500 000 scale Soil and Terrain (SOTER) Database for Jordan. The associated soil analytical data were derived from ...


86. GLDAS Noah Land Surface Model L4 3 Hourly 1.0 x 1.0 degree Subsetted V001 (GLDAS_NOAH10SUBP_3H) at GES DISC [GLDAS_NOAH10SUBP_3H_001]
This data set contains a series of land surface parameters simulated from the Noah 2.7.1 model in the Global Land Data Assimilation System (GLDAS). The data are in 1.0 degree resolution and range ...


87. GLDAS Noah Land Surface Model L4 Monthly 1.0 x 1.0 degree V001 (GLDAS_NOAH10_M) at GES DISC [GLDAS_NOAH10_M_001]
This data set contains a series of land surface parameters simulated from the Noah 2.7.1 model in the Global Land Data Assimilation System (GLDAS). The data are in 1.0 degree resolution and range ...


88. Global 1-km Gridded Thickness of Soil, Regolith, and Sedimentary Deposit Layers [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1304_1]
This data set provides high-resolution estimates of the thickness of the permeable layers above bedrock (soil, regolith, and sedimentary deposits) within a global 30-arcsecond (~1-km) grid using the ...


89. Global Data Set of Derived Soil Properties, 0.5-Degree Grid (ISRIC-WISE) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/546_1]
The World Inventory of Soil Emission Potentials (WISE) database was used to generate a series of uniform data sets of derived soil properties for each of the 106 soil units considered in the Soil ...


90. Global Distribution of Plant-Extractable Water Capacity of Soil (Dunne) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/545_1]
Plant-extractable water capacity of soil is the amount of water that can be extracted from the soil to fulfill evapotranspiration demands. This data set provides an estimate of the global distribution ...


91. Global Gridded Surfaces of Selected Soil Characteristics (IGBP-DIS) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/569_1]
Global data-surfaces pre-generated by SoilData, at a resolution of 5x5 arc-minutes, in ASCII GRID format for ARC INFO, and for the soil depth interval 0-100 cm.


92. Global Soil Texture and Derived Water-Holding Capacities (Webb et al.) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/548_1]
A standardized global data set of soil horizon thicknesses and textures (particle size distributions).


93. Global Soil Types, 0.5-Degree Grid (Modified Zobler) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/540_1]
A global data set of soil types is available at 0.5-degree latitude by 0.5-degree longitude resolution. There are 106 soil units, based on Zobler's (1986) assessment of the FAO/UNESCO Soil Map of ...


94. Global Soil Types, 1-Degree Grid (Zobler) [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/418_1]
A global digital data base of soil properties is available at 1 degree longitude resolution. For each land cell, the data base includes major and associated soil units, surface texture, and slope; ...


95. ISLSCP II AVHRR Albedo and BRDF, 1995 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/928_1]
This Albedo and BRDF (Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function) data set contains three files containing BRDF parameters, white- sky albedo and black-sky albedo at solar noon for three bands ...


96. 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 ...


97. ISLSCP II C4 Vegetation Percentage [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/932_1]
The photosynthetic composition (C3 or C4) of vegetation on the land surface is essential for accurate simulations of biosphere-atmosphere exchanges of carbon, water, and energy. C3 and C4 plants have ...


98. ISLSCP II Continuous Fields of Vegetation Cover, 1992-1993 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/931_1]
The objective of this study was to derive continuous fields of vegetation cover from multi-temporal Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) data using all available bands and derived Normalized ...


99. ISLSCP II Earth Radiation Budget Experiment (ERBE) Monthly Albedo, 1986-1990 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/957_1]
The goals of the Earth Radiation Budget Experiment (ERBE) are (1) to understand the radiation balance between the Sun, Earth, atmosphere, and space and (2) to establish an accurate, long-term baseline ...


100. ISLSCP II Ecosystem Rooting Depths [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/929_1]
The goal of this study was to predict the global distribution of plant rooting depths based on data about global aboveground vegetation structure and climate. Vertical root distributions influence ...


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