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1. CMS: GLAS LiDAR-derived Global Estimates of Forest Canopy Height, 2004-2008 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1271_1]
This data set provides estimates of forest canopy height derived from the Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (GLAS) LiDAR instrument that was aboard the NASA Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation (ICESat) ...


2. ABoVE: Burn Severity, Fire Progression, Landcover and Field Data, NWT, Canada, 2014 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1307_1]
This data set provides peatland landcover classification maps, fire progression maps, and vegetation community biophysical data collected from areas that were burned by wildfire in 2014 in the Northwest ...


3. CMS: Aboveground Biomass from Penobscot Experimental Forest, Maine, 2012 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1318_1]
This data set includes estimates of aboveground biomass (AGB) in 2012 from the Penobscot Experimental Forest (PEF) in Bradley, Maine. The AGB was modeled using LiDAR data gathered with the LiDAR Hyperspectral ...


4. 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, ...


5. Seabird distributions during the upwelling season of 2000, northern California Current system, GLOBEC. [birds_metabirds_NEP]
As a part of the GLOBEC-Northeast Pacific project, seabird populations were surveyed on two cruises to northern portion of the California Current System. The surveys were conducted simultaneously ...


6. Using Flow Cytometry, bacteria abundance was determined for samples collected in Oregon/California coastal waters, 2001-2003, GLOBEC, Northeast Pacific Program. [fcm_NEP]
Standard cross shelf/slope sections (max. of 5) were routinely sampled with bottle casts to determine bacteria abundance and concentration of cells with high/low nucleic acid content. Sampling was ...


7. Gulf of Maine Coastal Ocean Observing Center Cruise Data - Zooplankton [COOA_Zooplankton]   PARENT DIF
This collection contains data acquired on cruises to the Western Gulf of Maine. Monthly cruises began in April 2002 for the REACH project with limited spatial coverage and limited measurements. Beginning ...


8. CMS: Modeled Net Ecosystem Exchange at 3-hourly Time Steps, 2004-2010 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1315_1]
This data set provides global, gridded, model-derived net ecosystem exchange (NEE) of CO2 flux between the land and atmosphere at 3-hourly time steps over seven years (2004-2010) at three different ...


9. NACP Biome-BGC Modeled Ecosystem Carbon Balance, Pacific Northwest, USA, 1986-2010 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1317_1]
This data set provides Biome-BGC modeled estimates of carbon stocks and fluxes in the U.S. Pacific Northwest for the years 1986-2010. Fluxes include net ecosystem production (NEP), and net aboveground ...


10. CLIMAP 18k bp Surface Configuration Data [FE01020]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE). The ...


11. Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction (CLIMAP) 18,000 Years Before Present (18k bp) Sediment Data Files [FE00126]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE) Program. ...


12. 1 Kilometer Land Cover Product from the University of Maryland [GLCF_GLC_1km]
Over the past several years, researchers have increasingly turned to remotely sensed data to improve the accuracy of data sets that describe the geographic distribution of land cover at regional and ...


13. Continuous Fields Tree Cover Project [GLCF_TREE_COVER_AVHRR]
Characterization of terrestrial vegetation from the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) on the global to regional scale has traditionally been accomplished using classification schemes ...


14. Deforestation Mapping Group Tree Cover Classification for Path: 233 Row: 56 Entity ID: glcf-dmg-233056, Guyana and Venezuela [glcf-dmg-233056]   PARENT DIF
To provide co-registered Landsat data sets and tree cover maps to researchers and other interested users and to provide data that will facilitate land cover change analysis. These data sets consist ...


15. PALS Soil Moisture Experiment (1999-2008) 800 m Earth-Fixed Grid Brightness Temperature and Backscatter Match-Up [NSIDC-0666]
This data set contains match���up data obtained by the Passive Active L��� and S���band (PALS) microwave aircraft instrument. The data were collected as part of four different campaigns: Southern ...


16. CMS: Evapotranspiration and Meteorology, Water-Limited Shrublands, Mexico, 2008-2010 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1309_1]
This data set provides daily average observations for evapotranspiration (measured and gap-filled), precipitation, net radiation, soil water content, air temperature, vapor pressure deficit, and normalized ...


17. MODIS NDVI Data, Smoothed and Gap-filled, for the Conterminous US: 2000-2014 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1299_1]
This data set provides Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) data, smoothed and gap-filled, for the conterminous US for the period 2000-01-01 ...


18. NACP NAFD Project: Forest Disturbance History from Landsat, 1986-2010 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1290_1]
The North American Forest Dynamics (NAFD) products provided in this data set consist of 25 annual and two time-integrated forest disturbance maps for the conterminous United States (CONUS) derived ...


19. NACP TERRA-PNW: Forest Plant Traits, NPP, Biomass, and Soil Properties, 1999-2014 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1292_1]
This data set contains measurements and estimates of leaf, tree, and soil data from six projects conducted by the Terrestrial Ecosystem Research and Regional Analysis- Pacific Northwest (TERRA-PNW) ...


20. Canopy Height and Biomass from LiDAR Surveys at La Selva, Costa Rica, 1998 and 2005 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1312_1]
This data set contains land-use, canopy height, and aboveground carbon estimates derived from LiDAR data collected at La Selva Biological Station in Costa Rica in March 1998 and March 2005. The data ...


21. Annual wildland fire emissions (WFEIS v0.5) for Conterminous US and Alaska, 2001-2013 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1306_1]
This data set contains annual modeled estimates of wildland fire emissions at 0.01 degree (~1-km) spatial resolution from the Wildland Fire Emissions Information System (WFEIS v0.5) for the conterminous ...


22. CMS: MODIS GPP, fPAR, and SST, and ENSO Index, Baja California, Mexico, 2000-2013 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1310_1]
This data set provides data for MODIS-derived (1) gross primary productivity (GPP) for the years 2000-2010, (2) fraction of photosynthetically active radiation (fPAR) for the years 2003-2013, (3) ...


23. MODIS/Aqua Terra Thermal Anomalies/Fire locations 1km FIRMS V006 NRT (Vector data) [MCD14DL_6NRT]
Near Real-Time (NRT) MODIS Thermal Anomalies / Fire locations processed by FIRMS (Fire Information for Resource Management System) - Land Atmosphere Near real time Capability for EOS (LANCE), using ...


24. MODIS/Aqua+Terra Thermal Anomalies/Fire locations 1km FIRMS V005 NRT (Vector data) [MCD14DL_5NRT]
Near Real-Time (NRT) MODIS Thermal Anomalies / Fire locations processed by FIRMS (Fire Information for Resource Management System) - Land Atmosphere Near real time Capability for EOS (LANCE), using ...


25. MODIS/Aqua Near Real Time (NRT) Coarse Thermal Anomalies/Fire 5-Min L2 Swath 5km V005 [MYD14CRS_5NRT]
MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) Thermal Anomalies/Fire products are primarily derived from MODIS 4- and 11-micrometer radiances. The fire detection strategy is based on absolute detection of a fire (a ...


26. MODIS/Aqua Near Real Time (NRT) Thermal Anomalies/Fire 5-Min L2 Swath 1km (C005) [MYD14_5NRT]
MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) Thermal Anomalies/Fire products are primarily derived from MODIS 4- and 11-micrometer radiances. The fire detection strategy is based on absolute detection of a fire (when ...


27. MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) Coarse Thermal Anomalies/Fire 5-Min L2 Swath 5km V005 [MOD14CRS_5NRT]
MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) Thermal Anomalies/Fire products are primarily derived from MODIS 4- and 11-micrometer radiances. The fire detection strategy is based on absolute detection of a fire (a ...


28. MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) Thermal Anomalies/Fire 5-Min L2 Swath 1km (C005) [MOD14_5NRT]
MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) Thermal Anomalies/Fire products are primarily derived from MODIS 4- and 11-micrometer radiances. The fire detection strategy is based on absolute detection of a fire (when ...


29. MODIS/Terra Vegetation Indices Daily Rolling-8-Day L3 Global 250m SIN Grid V005 [MOD13Q4N_5NRT]
The MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) Global MODIS vegetation indices are designed to provide consistent spatial and temporal comparisons of vegetation conditions. Blue, red, and near-infrared reflectances, ...


30. MODIS/Terra Vegetation Indices Daily Rolling-8-Day L3 Global 500m SIN Grid V005 [MOD13A4N_5NRT]
The MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) Global MODIS vegetation indices are designed to provide consistent spatial and temporal comparisons of vegetation conditions. Blue, red, and near-infrared reflectances, ...


31. FLUXNET Marconi Conference Gap-Filled Flux and Meteorology Data, 1992-2000 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/811_1]
Fluxes of carbon dioxide, water vapor, and energy exchange have been measured at 38 forest, grassland, and crop sites as part of the EUROFLUX and AmeriFlux projects. A total of 97 site-years of data ...


32. Global 1-degree Maps of Forest Area, Carbon Stocks, and Biomass, 1950-2010 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1296_1]
This data set provides global forest area, forest growing stock, and forest biomass data at 1-degree resolution for the period 1950-2010. The data set is based on a compilation of forest area and ...


33. 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 ...


34. 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 ...


35. 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 ...


36. 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 ...


37. 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 ...


38. ISLSCP II FASIR-adjusted NDVI, 1982-1998 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/972_1]
The Fourier-Adjusted, Sensor and Solar zenith angle corrected, Interpolated, Reconstructed (FASIR) adjusted Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) data sets were generated to provide a 17-year, ...


39. ISLSCP II GIMMS Monthly NDVI, 1981-2002 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/973_1]
The Global Inventory Modelling and Mapping Studies (GIMMS) Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) data sets were generated to provide a 22-year satellite record of monthly changes in terrestrial ...


40. ISLSCP II GPPDI, Net Primary Productivity (NPP) Class B Point Data [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1033_1]
The Global Primary Production Data Initiative (GPPDI) was set up as a Focus 1 activity of the IGBP Data and Information System, a coordinated international program to improve worldwide estimates of ...


41. ISLSCP II Global Primary Production Data Initiative Gridded NPP Data [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1023_1]
Net Primary Production (NPP) is an important component of the carbon cycle and, among the pools and fluxes that make up the cycle, it is one of the steps that are most accessible to field measurement. ...


42. ISLSCP II Historical Croplands Cover, 1700-1992 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/966_1]
The Historical Croplands Cover data set was developed to understand the consequences of historical changes in land use and land cover for ecosystem goods and services. In particular, this data set ...


43. ISLSCP II Historical Land Cover and Land Use, 1700-1990 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/967_1]
The Historical Land Cover and Land Use data set was developed to provide the global change community with historical land use estimates. The data set describes historical land use changes over a 300-year ...


44. ISLSCP II IGBP DISCover and SiB Land Cover, 1992-1993 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/930_1]
This data set describes the geographic distributions of 17 classes of land cover based on the International Geosphere-Biosphere DISCover land cover legend (Loveland and Belward 1997) and the 15 classes ...


45. ISLSCP II IGBP NPP Output from Terrestrial Biogeochemistry Models [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1027_1]
This data set contains modeled annual net primary production (NPP) for the land biosphere from seventeen different global models. Annual NPP is defined as the net difference of annual carbon uptake ...


46. ISLSCP II Leaf Area Index (LAI) from Field Measurements, 1932-2000 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/971_1]
Leaf Area Index (LAI) data from the scientific literature, covering the period from 1932-2000, have been compiled at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC) ...


47. ISLSCP II MODIS (Collection 4) IGBP Land Cover, 2000-2001 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/968_1]
The objective of the MODIS Land Cover Product is to provide a suite of land cover types useful to global system science modelers by exploiting the information content of MODIS data in the spectral, ...


48. ISLSCP II Monthly Snow-Free Albedo, 1982-1998, and Background Soil Reflectance [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/956_1]
This data set contains monthly average snow-free surface shortwave albedo calculated for the period 1982-1998 and estimates of background soil/litter reflectances in the visible (0.4-0.7 mm) and near-infrared ...


49. ISLSCP II Snow-Free, Spatially Complete, 16 Day Albedo, 2002 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/960_1]
This data set contains 9 files for snow-free, spatially complete 16-day global black-sky albedos at local solar noon, white-sky albedos and quality information based on MODerate Resolution Imaging ...


50. 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 ...


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