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1. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY]   CHILD DIFs
In Crew Earth Observations (CEO), crew members on the International Space Station (ISS) photograph the Earth from their unique point of view in low Earth orbit. Photographs record how the planet is ...


2. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_VOLCANOES]   PARENT DIF
This collection contains many thousands images of volcanoes from all continents except Antarctica. This collection includes examples of volcanoes taken from different viewing angles, both vertical, ...


3. Weather Data, Forecasts, and Satellite Imagery from the University of Hawaii Meteorology Department [UH_SOEST_METO]
The University of Hawaii School of Ocean & Earth Science & Technology Department of Meteorology (UH/SOEST/METO) The UH/SOEST/METO Server provides weather data and forecasts, satellite imagery, and ...


4. 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 ...


5. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Compilation of Geophysical, Geologic, and Tectonic Data for the Circum-North Pacific [USGS_OFR_99-422]
The accompanying directory structure contains a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) compilation of geophysical, geological, and tectonic data for the Circum-North Pacific. This area includes ...


6. 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, ...


7. Map showing inventory and regional susceptibility for Holocene debris flows and related fast moving landslides in the conterminous United States [USGS_MAP_MF2329]
These data are intended for geographic display and analysis at the national level, and for large regional areas. It is not intended for hazard evaluation or other site-specific work, and should not ...


8. Preliminary Geologic Map of the Santa Barbara Coastal Plain Area, Santa Barbara County, California, USGS OFR 02-126 [USGS_OFR_02126]
To update the interpretation of geologic mapping and to achieve a uniform regional geologic database. Additionally, to provide a geologic map for the public and geoscience community to aid in assessments ...


9. Preliminary Soil-Slip Susceptibility Maps, Southwestern California [USGS_OFR-03-17]
Introduction This group of maps shows relative susceptibility of hill slopes to the initiation sites of rainfall-triggered soil slip-debris flows in southwestern California. As such, the maps offer ...


10. SNEP Digital Spatial Data Catalog: Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project [CEIC_SNEP]
The Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project (SNEP) is an assessment of the Sierra Nevada ecoregion which was requested by Congress in 1992. Along with a scientific review of late-successional ...


11. Seaside, Oregon, Tsunami Pilot Study Modernization of FEMA Flood Hazard Maps: GIS Data [USGS_DS_2006_236]
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Federal Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) guidelines do not currently exist for conducting and incorporating tsunami hazard assessments that reflect the substantial ...


12. Terrestrial LIDAR Investigation of the December 2003 and January 2007 Activations of the Northridge Bluff Landslide, Daly City, California [USGS_OFR_2007_1079]
On December 20, 2003 and again on January 1, 2007, landslides occurred along the coastal bluff that forms the west boundary of Daly City, California sending debris as far as 290 meters downhill and ...


13. Multi-Satellite Volcanic Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) Database Long-Term L4 Global [GES_DISC_MSVOLSO2L4_V1]
These data are a part of MEaSUREs 2012 projects. The particular project, "Multi-Decadal Sulfur Dioxide Climatology from Satellite Instruments", is expected to produce SO2 Earth Science Data Record ...


14. Geologic map and digital database of the San Rafael Mtn. 7.5- minute Quadrangle, Santa Barbara County, California, USGS OFR 01-290 [USGS_OFR01-290]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:24,000) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


15. 2002 Volcanic Activity in Alaska and Kamchatka: Summary of Events and Response of the Alaska Volcano Observatory [USGS_OFR_2004_1058]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) tracks activity at the more than 40 historically active volcanoes of the Aleutian Arc. As of December 31, 2002, 24 of these volcanoes are monitored with short-period ...


16. Digital geologic map and map database of parts of Marin, San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, and Sonoma Counties, California [USGS_Map_MF-2337]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:62,500) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


17. Map and map database of susceptibility to slope failure by sliding and earthflow in the Oakland area, California [USGS_Map_MF-2385]
Mitigation is superior to post-disaster response in reducing the billions of dollars in losses resulting from U.S. natural disasters, and information that predicts the varying likelihood of geologic ...


18. Assessment of Hazards Associated with the Bluegill Landslide, South-Central Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1054]
The Bluegill landslide, located in south-central Idaho, is part of a larger landslide complex that forms an area in the Salmon Falls Creek drainage named Sinking Canyon. The landslide is on public ...


19. FEMA Flood Hazard Zones: State of Hawaii [flood_hazard_zones]
These datasets represent flood hazard zones for the State of Hawaii including the islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe, and Niihau. Flood hazards zones for the island of Hawaii ...


20. State of the Climate - Global Hazards [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00673]
The State of the Climate is a collection of periodic summaries recapping climate-related occurrences on both a global and national scale. The State of the Climate Monthly Overview - Global Hazards ...


21. State of the Climate Monthly Overview - Drought [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00675]
The State of the Climate is a collection of periodic summaries recapping climate-related occurrences on both a global and national scale. The State of the Climate Monthly Overview - Drought report ...


22. State of the Climate Monthly Overview - Hurricanes & Tropical Storms [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00775]
The State of the Climate is a collection of periodic summaries recapping climate-related occurrences on both a global and national scale. The State of the Climate Monthly Overview - Hurricanes & Tropical ...


23. State of the Climate Monthly Overview - National Tornadoes [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00769]
The State of the Climate is a collection of periodic summaries recapping climate-related occurrences on both a global and national scale. The State of the Climate Monthly Overview - National Tornadoes ...


24. State of the Climate Monthly Overview - National Wildfires [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00774]
The State of the Climate is a collection of periodic summaries recapping climate-related occurrences on both a global and national scale. The State of the Climate Monthly Overview-National Wildfires ...


25. California Fire and Resource Assessment Program [FRAP_CFRAP]
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection's Fire and Resource Assessment Program (FRAP) assesses the amount and extent of California's forests and rangelands, analyzes their conditions ...


26. The Global FIRE Product, 1992-1993, from JRC [SAI_JRC-Global_FIRE]
Fire is a process, which given the right vegetation and meteorological conditions, can be found in almost any part of the globe. In order to understand and quantify the impact of fire ...


27. The Regional Burnt Area Product for Central Africa, 1993-1994, from JRC [SAI_JRC_Cent_Afr_Burnt_Product]
Justification, scientific objective and geographical domain: The mapping of burnt areas on a regional basis can form an important source of information for determining estimates ...


28. RESURS-O1 data from Eurimage [EURIMAGE_RESURS]
Eurimage is bridging the gap between AVHRR's 1 km resolution and Landsat TM's 30 metres with data obtained from the RESURS-O1-3 satellite from Russia. Launched in November 1994, this third satellite ...


29. Joint Typhoon Warning Center Storm Wallets [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01107]
The Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) is responsible for typhoon forecasts and warnings for the Western Pacific and Indian Ocean basins. After each storm, the JTWC stores its records in accordion-style ...


30. Climatological Data [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01038]
Major US airport weather stations monthly and annual publication containing station daily maximum and minimum temperatures, precipitation amounts, and monthly summaries for heating and cooling degree ...


31. Climatological Data National Summary [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01041]
The CDNS was published from 1950 - 1980. Monthly and annual editions contain summarized climatological information from the following publications: Local Climatological Data (LCD), Climatological ...


32. Monthly Weather Review [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01044]
Supplements to the Monthly Weather Review publication. The Weather Bureau published the Monthly weather review Supplement irregularly from 1914 to 1949. The Supplement replaced numerous independent ...


33. Newspaper Clippings Articles [gov.noaa.ncdc.C01050]
Weather-related newspaper articles and photos, almost exclusively from Baltimore, MD and nearby areas. Includes storm damage, rainfall reports, and weather's affect on crops. Period of record 1883-1998 ...


34. Integrated Surface Global Hourly Data [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00532]
Integrated Surface Data (ISD) is digital data set DSI-3505, archived at the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). The Integrated Surface Data (ISD) database is composed of worldwide surface weather ...


35. NCDC Storm Events Database [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00510]
Storm Data is provided by the National Weather Service (NWS) and contain statistics on personal injuries and damage estimates. Storm Data covers the United States of America. The data began as early ...


36. Northeast Snowfall Impact Scale (NESIS) [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00453]
While the Fujita and Saffir-Simpson Scales characterize tornadoes and hurricanes respectively, there is no widely used scale to classify snowstorms. The Northeast Snowfall Impact Scale (NESIS) developed ...


37. Regional Snowfall Index (RSI) [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00465]
NOAA's National Climatic Data Center is now producing the Regional Snowfall Index (RSI) for significant snowstorms that impact the eastern two thirds of the U.S. The RSI ranks snowstorm impacts on ...


38. Poverty Mapping Project: Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition [CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_GSPCM]
The Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition dataset consists of estimates of the percentage of children with weight-for-age z-scores that are more than two standard deviations below the ...


39. Earthquake Risk-Annual Average Losses [0ac98747-eb94-4c9f-aef8-56f9d3a04740]
The map (risk map) presents the results of earthquake annual average losses (AAL) per country at global level. The probabilistic risk assessment results were obtained from analitical formulation on ...


40. Economical exposition to lanslides triggered by earthquakes [9689b9f2-d59f-46b5-9489-ec9ba4298b4f]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual economical exposition of landslide triggered by earthquakes. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: ...


41. Flood events [c5064da0-ce61-47fc-b17f-c837bd2847be]
This dataset includes an estimate of flood events. It is based on two sources: 1) A GIS modeling using a statistical estimation of peak-flow magnitude and a hydrological model using HydroSHEDS dataset ...


42. Frequency of lanslides triggered by earthquakes [0c6e5849-b73f-4dbd-b83f-8f882823f50f]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual frequency of landslide triggered by earthquakes. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: slope factor, ...


43. Frequency of lanslides triggered by precipitations [68528875-83c2-4ca8-9d04-f4620fff7fe1]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual frequency of landslide triggered by precipitations. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: slope factor, ...


44. Global estimated risk index for flood hazard [43f81a9f-f903-43d4-8333-dcda52b2bc63]
This dataset includes an estimate of the global risk induced by flood hazard. Unit is estimated risk index from 1 (low) to 5 (extreme). This product was designed by UNEP/GRID-Europe for the Global ...


45. Physical exposition to droughts events 1980-2001 [145a9e8b-95e8-4178-95fd-1c10f6df582f]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to drought based on Standardized Precipitation Index. It is based on three sources: 1) A global monthly gridded precipitation ...


46. Physical exposition to flood [5fc22275-7f8d-4af0-82cc-7964849aa878]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual physical exposition to flood. It is based on three sources: 1) A GIS modeling using a statistical estimation of peak-flow magnitude and a hydrological ...


47. Physical exposition to lanslides triggered by precipitations [71756210-a866-481d-8ee0-d0c562514630]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual physical exposition of landslide triggered by precipitations. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: ...


48. Physical exposition to tropical cyclone of Saffir-Simpson category 5 1970-2009 [d5d21b5e-d0f4-4c04-b293-3e421adb2c02]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to tropical cyclones of Saffir-Simpson category 5. It is based on three sources: 1) IBTrACS v02r01 (1969 - 2008, http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/), ...


49. Physical exposition to tsunamis [755791f5-2d7b-4571-8dd4-576d7ae210cd]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to tsunamis. It is based on three sources: 1) A comprehensive list of reports and scientific papers compiled and utilized in ...


50. Seismic hazard map PGA_1000 years [59319c98-ffa6-4eaa-b9cc-bce765a46914]
This file contains the seismic hazard map for peak ground acceleration and for 1000 years return period


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