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1. ESRI Data and Maps [ESRI_DM]
ESRI Data & Maps is preconfigured to work with ESRI's software products and is also bundled with ArcGIS software and solutions products such as ArcGIS Business ...


2. Freeze-Thaw Earth System Data Record [UMT_NTSG_FREEZETHAW]
NASA's Freeze/Thaw Earth System Data Record (FT-ESDR) Web Interface is a NASA MEaSUREs (Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments) funded effort to provide a consistent long-term ...


3. Reference Layer Data Set for Site #18, Tapajos [GLCF_CRESS_96]
The reference layer data set for the Tapajos site is derived from ESRI (Earth Systems Research Institute) products. Some of the coverages are primarily from the 1998 "ESRI Data & Maps" ...


4. Aquatic Ecoregions in the United States GIS Data for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP) [AQUAECO]
Ecoregions are based on perceived patterns of a combination of causal and integrative factors including land use, land surface form, potential natural vegetation, and soils (Omernik, 1987). This is ...


5. Coastal Change Analysis Program Chesapeake Bay Region Data on CD-ROM [NGDC_CCAP_CHESAPEAKE]
The data set on this CD-ROM shows changes in land cover for the Chesapeake Bay region over the 5-year interval from 1984 to 1988-89. The data set was produced through a multi-year effort that focused ...


6. Ecoregion Maps and GIS Resources [EPA_ECOREGION]
Ecoregions denote areas of general similarity in ecosystems and in the type, quality, and quantity of environmental resources. They are designed to serve as a spatial framework for the research, assessment, ...


7. Marine Toxic Substances and Pollutants (F144) from In-Situ Samples [FW00222]
This data type contains data on ambient concentrations of toxic substances and other pollutants in the marine environment. The data derive from laboratory analyses of samples of water, sediment or ...


8. NODC Standard Format Pathology Data Sets (1973 -1980): Fish Pathology (F013) Data [NODC_F013]
Fish Pathology (F013) contains data from examinations of diseased fishes. Although these data may be from field observations, they derive primarily from laboratory analyses. Data include: location, ...


9. National Surface Water Survey (NSWS) [EPA0143]
The "National Surface Water Survey (NSWS)" is a composite program aimed at monitoring the chemical characteristics of surface water in the United States. It includes the National Stream Survey, the ...


10. Storage and Retrieval of U.S. Waterways Parametric Data (STORET) [CIESIN0178]
The "Storage and Retrieval of U.S. Waterways Parametric Data (STORET)" was developed as a uniform data collection and reporting system for chemical, physical, and biological water quality data in ...


11. Historical Meteorological and Climatological Data for Cuba [1899-1962] [NOAA_NCL_CUBA]
Climatological data for Cuba [1899-1962] from the NOAA Central Library Climate Data Imaging Project. The publications shown below contain climatological and geophysical data for Cuba. - Cuba Section ...


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. 1:250,000 Scale Quadrangles of Land Use/Land Cover GIRAS Spatial Data in the Conterminous U.S. [EPA_GIRAS]
This is land use/land cover digital data collected by USGS and converted to ARC/INFO by the EPA. This data is useful for environmental assessment of land use patterns with ...


14. 500m MODIS Vegetation Continuous Field [GLCF_MODIS_VCF]
The three data files included are percent trees, bare, and herbaceous. This product contains three available layers which add up to represent 100% ground cover. The three layers can be properly displayed ...


15. 8 Kilometer Land Cover Product from the University of Maryland [GLCF_GLC_8km]   CHILD DIFs
This summary is adapted from the Eight Kilometer Global Land Cover Project Document-Data Set Description web page, which may be found at the following URL: "http://glcf.umd.edu/data/landcover/". ...


16. AVHRR derived Northeastern U.S. Landcover [EOSWEBSTER_PnET_Land_Input_NE]   PARENT DIF
This dataset, used as in input to the PnET model, (see parent DIF) was formed by Scott Ollinger at a resolution of 30 arc sec (about 1 kilometer) from a dataset first extracted by R.G. Lathrop and ...


17. Accumulation of Dioxins and Furans in Sediment and Biota [BESTsed24]
Monitoring of sediment and crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) was conducted in order to satisfy monitoring requirements set forth in the City of St. Helens National Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) ...


18. Accumulation of Dioxins and Furans in Sediment and Biota in the Lower Columbia Wauna River Area [BESTsed25]
Monitoring of sediment and crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) was conducted in order to satisfy monitoring requirements set forth in the James River Wauna Mill's National Discharge Elimination System ...


19. Acidic Surface Waters of the Conterminous United States GIS Data for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP) [A_Water_EPA]
This coverage contains information about estimates of current acid-base status of surface waters in National Surface Water Survey regions in the conterminous U.S., as reported in the National Acid ...


20. Agricultural, Geographic and Population data for Counties in the Contiguous United States [EOSWEBSTER_US_County_Data]   CHILD DIFs
Annual crop data from 1972 to 1998 are now available on EOS-WEBSTER. These data are county-based acreage, production, and yield estimates published by the National Agricultural Statistics ...


21. Air Quality Atlas [EPA_AQA]
The Air Quality Atlas is a collection of maps prepared by the Air Quality Analysis Section in the Region 6 office of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The atlas presents a spatial analysis ...


22. Aluminum Company of America Class II Inspection [BESTsed31]
The objectives of the Aluminum Company of America (Alcoa) Class II Inspection was to verify effluent compliance with NPDES permit (NPDES Permit No. WA-000029-9), determine effluent toxicity using ...


23. An Assessment of Metals Contamination in Lake Roosevelt. [BESTsed15]
In response to reports of elevated metals concentrations in fish and other environmental samples from Lake Roosevelt, Ecology conducted a series of field surveys between May and September 1986 to ...


24. An Ecosystem Model of Carbon, Nitrogen and Water Balances in Forests [EOSWEBSTER_PnET_Ecosystem_Model]   CHILD DIFs
PnET (net photosynthesis / evapotranspiration) is a nested series of models of carbon (C), water and nitrogen dynamics in forest ecosystems. The models can be used to predict transient ...


25. Annual Nitrous Oxide (N2O) Emissions on a 1x1 Degree Grid from the Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA), IGBP/IGAC [GEIA_N2O]
The Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA) is an activity of the International Global Atmospheric Chemistry (IGAC) Core Project of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP). ...


26. Anticipated Residues in Food [EPA0153]
The "Anticipated Residues in Food (OPPE Pesticide Food Residue)" database contains pesticide residue data on raw and processed food. Data are provided on a voluntary basis by government agencies and ...


27. Arc Sweden Overview Map (GIS Coverage) [ESRI_Sweden_Cover]
ArcSweden is a geographic database for Sweden containing different map layers. The geographic database consists of general background data and geographic boundaries with demographic statistical information ...


28. BLM New Mexico Grazing Allotments Coverage [NM_RGIS_blmnmallot]
ArcInfo coverage of statewide BLM grazing allotments for New Mexico. These data were collected by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in New Mexico at both the New Mexico State Office and the ...


29. Biennial Reporting System [EPA0155]
The "Biennial Reporting System" database contains biennial reports submitted by generators of hazardous wastes and facilities that treat, store or dispose of hazardous wastes. The ...


30. Biofuels and Climate Change: Farmers' Land Use Decisions [KU_KARS_biofuels_climate_change]
Leveraging existing cyberinfrastructure, land cover data, and geospatial analysis capacity developed during previous phases of National Science Foundation (NSF) EPSCoR funded research, the Kansas ...


31. Biogenic Silica Measurements in Cores Collected from Bear Lake, Utah and Idaho [USGS_OFR_2005_1319]
The overall goal of our research on Bear Lake is to create records of past climate change for the region, including changes in precipitation (rain and snow) patterns during the last 10,000 years and ...


32. Black Carbon Emission Data Base for Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate Studies from the Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA) [GEIA_BLACK_CARBON]
The Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA) is an activity of the International Global Atmospheric Chemistry (IGAC) Core Project of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP). The focus ...


33. Burned Areas in Russia [GLCF_RUSSIAFOREST]
The Burned Areas in Russia data were produced at the Sukachev Institute of Forestry in Krasnoyarsk, using AVHRR satellite data from the receiving station in Krasnoyarsk as well as from ...


34. Buzzards Bay Project [gomc_159]
National Estuary Program Waterbody or Watershed Names: Buzzards Bay


35. COMET Project Case Study Data on the WWW [COMET_CASE_STUDIES]   CHILD DIFs
The Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education and Training (COMET) was established in 1989 by NOAA and UCAR as a broad effort to affect meteorology education and training in the United ...


36. Casco Bay Estuary Partnership Monitoring Programs [gomc_99]   CHILD DIFs
Casco Bay Estuary Partnership is working to protect and restore the Casco Bay ecosystem and watershed while sustaining compatible human uses. The stakeholder-developed "Casco Bay Plan" ...


37. China County Data Collection of Agricultural and Geographic Datasets [EOSWEBSTER_China_County_Data]   CHILD DIFs
The agricultural and geographic datasets included on the China County Data collection were compiled in the early 1990s for use as inputs to the DNDC (Denitrification-Decomposition) model at UNH. DNDC ...


38. China County Data Collection, Geography and Population [EOSWEBSTER_China_County_Data_4]   PARENT DIF
The Geography and Population dataset contains three variables which describe county level demographics and geographic references. These variables include: 1) County area (hectares), 2) Lat. and Long. ...


39. China County Data Collection, Land Use [EOSWEBSTER_China_County_Data_5]   PARENT DIF
The Land Use dataset contains three variables which help describe the agricultural land use for China counties. The three variables are: 1) Cropland area (hectares), 2) Pastureland and Grassland area ...


40. Class II Inspection of Wyerhaeuser, Longview Pulp and Paper Mill, April 16-18, 1990 [BESTsed01]
Sediment was sampled at three stations in April 1990 near the Weyerhaeuser's pulp and paper mill waste treatment plant outfall. Sediments were sampled for dioxins, furans, volatile and semivolatile ...


41. Class II Inspection of the Boise Cascade Pulp and Paper Mill, Wallula, Washington [BESTsed11]
The Department of Ecology (WDOE) conducted a Class II Inspection of the Boise Cascade Corp. bleached kraft pulp and paper mill at Wallula, WA during April of 1992. The mill is located on the east ...


42. Climate Division of the United States GIS Data for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP) [CLIMDIV]
This is a coverage of climate divisions from the National Climatic Data Center. The purpose of this data set is to display seasonal maps of precipitation and temperature in the National Water Summary ...


43. 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 ...


44. Coastal Change Analysis Project: St. Croix Estuary 1985-1992 [NOAA_NODC_CCAP_STCROIX]
A land cover change analysis data set is available on CD-ROM for the St. Croix Estuary region of Maine (United States) and New Brunswick (Canada). The data set uses Landsat Thematic Mapper ...


45. Columbia River Basin Fish Contaminant Survey [epa_pnw_crbfishcontam]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and the Columbia River Inter-tribal Fish Commission (CRITFC) and its member tribes (The Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon, ...


46. Columbia River Dioxin Study [usepa_best03]
The Columbia River and segments of the Snake and Willamette Rivers are currently water quality limited due to the presence of elevated levels of 2,3,7,8-TCDD. As a result, U.S. EPA Region 10, established ...


47. Columbia River Sediment [BESTsed30]
The Puget Sound Water Quality Authority (PSWQA) is responsible for developing, adopting and overseeing the implementation of a water quality management plan for Puget Sound. The Department of Ecology, ...


48. Columbia Slough Sediment Analysis and Remediation Project. Phase I Report. [BESTsed04]
The Columbia Slough, an important recreational resource for the people of Portland, runs east to west just north of Portland and extends for more than 18 miles. For the purposes of this report the ...


49. 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 ...


50. DMSP-F8 SSM/I Pathfinder Land Surface Products [NSIDC-0042]
The Pathfinder Program, sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), is tasked to produce long-term data sets ...


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