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1. African Water Stress Study for the World Water Development Report II [UNH_WWRDII_AFRICA]
Outputs from a Water Balance and Transport Model (WBM/WTM) were used to determine the spatial distribution of renewable water supply, expressed as the sum of local runoff and river corridor discharge. ...


2. Canal and Wetland Flow/Transport Interaction [USGS_SOFIA_metschaf]
Significant canal and wetland flow exchanges can potentially occur along the southwest overbank area of canal C-111 between hydraulic control structures S-18C and S-197. This coupled flow system is ...


3. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Near InfraRed [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_NIR]   PARENT METADATA
A hand-held Nikon D3s camera was modified to allow near-infrared (NIR) photography from the International Space Station. Astronaut Don Pettit first initiated the camera conversion to collect imagery ...


4. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Time Lapse Video [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_TIME_LAPSE]   PARENT METADATA
Time-Lapse photography stitched into videos, ranging from severe weather flyovers to city lights at night to the auroras.


5. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography-Historical [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_HISTORICAL]   PARENT METADATA
Different collections of historical data, ranging from the Apollo imagery to the Transit of Venus.


6. Salinity, discharge, stage (tables 1-6, OFR 02-59) [USGS_SOFIA_sal_dis_stage_ofr_02-59]
The report describes the history of roads through the Lower Glades of Everglades National Park and their influence on salinity intrusion. The tables contain data on flows through culverts beneath ...


7. 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2000_2000.00]
The 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is an exploratory effort to construct an index that measures the ability of a nation's economy to achieve sustainable development, with the ...


8. 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2001_2001.00]
The 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) utilizes a refined methodology based on the 2000 Pilot ESI effort, to construct an index covering 122 countries that measures the overall progress ...


9. 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2002_2002.00]
The 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) measures overall progress toward environmental sustainability for 142 countries based on environmental systems, stresses, human vulnerability, social ...


10. 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2005_2005.00]
The 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability, developed for 146 countries. The index provides a composite profile of national ...


11. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v1_1.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World Dataset, Version 1 describes globally- significant ecological patterns within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


12. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1700 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v2_1700_2.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1700 data set describes anthropogenic transformations within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


13. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1800 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v2_1800_2.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1800 data set describes anthropogenic transformations within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


14. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1900 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v2_1900_2.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1900 data set describes anthropogenic transformations within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


15. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 2000 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v2_2000_2.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 2000 data set describes anthropogenic transformations within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


16. China Dimensions Data Collection: Fundamental GIS: Digital Chart of China, 1:1M, Version 1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_FUNDGIS_1.0]
Fundamental GIS: Digital Chart of China, 1:1M, Version 1 consists of vector maps of China and surrounding areas. The maps include roads, railroads, drainage systems, contours, populated places, ...


17. 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, ...


18. 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 ...


19. LBA-ECO LC-24 Landsat ETM+ Forest Cover Classification, Uruara, Para, Brazil: 1999 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1054_1]
This data set contains a 1999 Landsat ETM+ mosaic image land of cover classification showing forested and deforestation areas in Uruara, Para, Brazil. This image may be overlain with the cadastral ...


20. MODIS/Terra Vegetation Cover Conversion 96-Day L3 Global 250m SIN Grid V004 [MOD44A_004]
The MODIS/Terra Vegetation Cover Conversion 96-Day L3 Global 250m SIN Grid (MOD44A3) product is created from the results of the Vegetative Cover Conversion (VCC). The Vegetative Cover Conversion ...


21. 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 ...


22. 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 ...


23. Desertification Atlas (Africa) Maps 1-17 [NBId0270_101]
INTRODUCTION Desertification/Land Degradation - The Background More than 6.1 billion hectares, over one third of the Earth's land area, is dryland. Nearly one billion hectares ...


24. Desertification Atlas (Global) Maps 1-20 [NBId0288_101]
INTRODUCTION Desertification/Land Degradation - The Background More than 6.1 billion hectares, over one third of the Earth's land area, is dryland. Nearly one billion hectares ...


25. 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, ...


26. Decomposition of introduced and natural materials in the Vestfold Hills, and introduced and indigenous Microorganisms [ASAC_251]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 251 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: The fungal floras of plant communities and mineral ...


27. Long-term Changes in Vegetation and Soil Stability, Macquarie Island [ASAC_2317]
The project is a longterm monitoring program which commenced in 1980. The aim was to monitor vegetation and erosion changes on Macquarie Island (tall tussock vegetation on the steep coastal slopes, ...


28. MUX - MultiSpectral Camera (CBERS 4) Imagery [INPE_CBERS4_MUX]
CBERS-4 MUX - Multispectral Camera. This camera is built under Brazilian responsibility. It is a multispectral camera with four spectral band covering the wavelength range from blue to near infrared ...


29. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/HBR009: Trace Metals in ppt and Streamwater at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest [LTER_HBR009]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest (HBEF) LTER/HBR009: Precipitation and streamwater samples are collected once a month (or twice a month in summer) and ...


30. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/HBR013: Revegetation Surveys on Stripcut WS 4 at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest [LTER_HBR013]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest (HBEF). LTER/HBR013: One-third of WS 4 was clearcut in October 1970, one-third in September 1972, and one-third in October ...


31. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/HBR014: Revegetation Surveys on Stripcut WS 101 at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest [LTER_HBR014]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest (HBEF). LTER/HBR014: In November 1970, the 12-ha watershed 101 at the HBEF was clearcut as a stem-only commercial block ...


32. Climate Quality Index [EEA_CLIMATE_INDEX]
Structural analysis 1961-1990. Climate data in DISMED will be based on the aridity index, which requires a harmonized way of computing evapotransipration, that at present differs among ...


33. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/HBR012: Revegetation Surveys on a Disturbed Watershed (WS 2) at the Hubbard Brook [LTER_HBR012]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest (HBEF). LTER/HBR012: During the winter of 1965-1966, watershed 2 at HBEF was clearcut and all trees left on site. During ...


34. Macquarie Island GIS track survey and wilderness inventory 1996 [ASAC_2277]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2277 See the link below for public details on this project. A product of this project was a report "Macquarie Island Track Monitoring and Assessment" prepared ...


35. Africa FAO Irrigable Soil Classes (GIS Coverage) [NBId0017_101]
The African Irrigable Soils dataset is part of the FAO Irrigation and Water Resource Potential for Africa. The base map used was the UNESCO/FAO Soil Map of the World (1977), scale 1:5000000 and Miller ...


36. Baringo (Kenya) Pilot Study for Desertification Assessment and Mapping [NBId0169_101]
The purpose of the Kenya Pilot Study was to evaluate the FAO/UNEP Provisional Methodology for Assessment and Mapping of Desertification, and to recommend an effective, simple methodology for desertification ...


37. Kenya Coastal Zone - Mining, Towns, Industry, Utilities [NBId0136_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 ...


38. Laikipia (Kenya) Research Programme GIS Datasets [NBId0177_101]
Laikipia Research Programme GIS Datasets are divided into two main different study area scales: the Regional level [Laikipia district, the Ewaso Ng'iro Basin] and the Local level [Land parcels-farm(s), ...


39. North Kenya GIS Database project, 1996 [NBId0146_101]
Introduction The North Kenya GIS Database project was created (by Andrea Bottcher for GTZ at UNEP/GRID) by joining datasets which existed in 9 North Kenya districts in 1996. The original datasets ...


40. Percent Urban Cover, Africa [NBId0045_101]
New-ID: NBI45 Percent Urban Cover for Africa. Revised FNOC Percent Urban Cover Dataset Documentation File: AFURBAN.IMG Code: 100082-004 Raster Member The IMG file is in IDRISI format The ...


41. Senegal Desertification Hazard Model [NBId0163_101]
New-ID: NBI163 The Senegal Desertification Hazard (model) documentation File: SENEGAL7.IMG Code:146008-001 Raster Member The IMG file is in IDRISI format The Senegal Desertifcation Hazard ...


42. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/HFR006: Hurricane Simulation [LTER_HFR006]
HFR006: Trees will be pulled down to simulate hurricane damage in two mixed hardwood plots: (1) 0.35 ha, September 1989; (2) 0.6 ha, September 1990. In the first plot, the extent of damage, changes ...


43. 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 ...


44. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/NTL011: Groundwater Flow in the Area Surrounding the North Temperate Lakes Primary Study Lakes [LTER_NTL011]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/North Temperate Lakes (NTL) LTER/NTL011 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: Monthly head measurements from a network of ...


45. Deforestation Mapping Group Tree Cover Classification for Path: 233 Row: 56 Entity ID: glcf-dmg-233056, Guyana and Venezuela [glcf-dmg-233056]   PARENT METADATA
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 ...


46. Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) - Fiji [USGS_GFOI_Fiji]
The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) is an initiative of the inter-governmental Group on Earth Observations (GEO) that aims to: foster the sustained availability of observations for national ...


47. USGS Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) Borneo Island [USGS_GFOI_Borneo_Island]
The Forest Carbon Tracking Task (GEO FCT) has been established to support countries wanting to establish national forest-change, carbon estimation and reporting systems. It will facilitate access ...


48. USGS Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) Tasmania Island [USGS_GFOI_Tasmania_Island]
The Forest Carbon Tracking Task (GEO FCT) has been established to support countries wanting to establish national forest-change, carbon estimation and reporting systems. It will facilitate access ...


49. USGS Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) Argentina [USGS_GFOI_Argentina]
The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) is an initiative of the inter-governmental Group on Earth Observations (GEO) that aims to: foster the sustained availability of observations for national ...


50. USGS Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) Belize [USGS_GFOI_Belize]
The Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI) is an initiative of the inter-governmental Group on Earth Observations (GEO) that aims to: foster the sustained availability of observations for national ...


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