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1. 1906 San Francisco, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.12]
The 1906 San Francisco earthquake was the largest event (magnitude 8.3) to occur in the conterminous United States in the 20th Century. Recent estimates indicate that as many as 3,000 people lost ...


2. 1959 Hebgen Lake, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.1]
The magnitude 7.1 earthquake killed 28 people and caused $11 million property damage. Affected area: 1,554,000 sq km


3. 1964 Prince William Sound, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.2]
The earthquake was one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded on the North American Continent. It was a magnitude 8.4 earthquake, felt over 500,000 square miles. This great earthquake and ensuing ...


4. 1980 Campania, Italy Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.11]
The magnitude 6.8 earthquake killed over 3,000, injured 7,750, and caused severe property damage. An additional 1,575 were reported missing and presumed dead. 250,000 were reported to be homeless. ...


5. 1985 Mexico City, Mexico Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.13]
The magnitude 8.1 earthquake occurred off the Pacific coast of Mexico. The damage was concentrated in a 25 square km area of Mexico City, 350 km from the epicenter. The underlying geology and geologic ...


6. 1988 Leninakan-Spitak-Kirovakan, Armenia Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.10]
The magnitude 6.9 earthquake shook northwestern Armenia, and was followed four minutes later by a magnitude 5.8 aftershock. The earthquakes affected an area 80 kilometers in diameter. This set includes ...


7. 1989 Loma Prieta, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.14]
The magnitude 7.1 earthquake occurred near Loma Prieta in the Santa Cruz mountains. Movement occurred along a 40-km segment of the San Andreas fault from southwest of Los Gatos to north of San Juan ...


8. 1990 Northern, Iran Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.15]
A magnitude 7.7 earthquake occurred in the Gilan Province between the towns of Rudbar and Manjil in northern Iran on Thursday, June 21, 1990 (June 20 at 21:00 GMT). The event, the largest ever to ...


9. 1992 Landers and Big Bear, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.17]
Southern California residents were rudely awakened Sunday morning June 28, 1992 at 04:57 am (June 28 at 11:57 GMT), by an earthquake of magnitude 7.6 (Ms) followed by a smaller 6.7 (Ms) magnitude ...


10. null Erosional Landforms, null Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.105]
The hydrologic system, which includes all possible paths of motion of Earth's near-surface fluids including air and water, is largely responsible for the variety of landforms found on the continents. ...


11. null Faults, null Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.103]
Through the study of faults and their effects, much can be learned about the size and recurrence intervals of earthquakes. Faults also teach us about crustal movements that have produced mountains ...


12. null Mudflows and Earthflows, null Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.101]
The slopes above streams and rivers are subjected to a variety of processes that cause them to recede and retreat from the river or stream channel. These processes, collectively called mass wasting, ...


13. null Slumps and Subsidence, null Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.102]
The slopes above streams and rivers are subjected to a variety of processes that cause them to recede and retreat from the river or stream channel. These processes, collectively called mass wasting, ...


14. GOES Fire Detects from the Wildfire Automated Biomass Burning Algorithm (WF-ABBA) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards.3022]
The GOES ABBA is a contextual multi-spectral thresholding algorithm which utilizes dynamic local thresholds derived from the GOES satellite imagery and ancillary databases to locate fire pixels and ...


15. NESDIS Hazard Mapping System Fire and Smoke Program [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards.3092]
The Satellite Services Division of NESDIS/NOAA created an interactive Web-based GIS used to display satellite data of fire detects in near-real time. It converts the data to a format compatible with ...


16. 2004 USGS/NASA Experimental Advanced Airborne Research Lidar (EAARL): Northern Gulf of Mexico, Post-Hurricane Ivan [gov.noaa.csc.maps.usgs2004_northgulf_postivan_m1123]
ASCII xyz point cloud data were produced from remotely-sensed, geographically-referenced elevation measurements in cooperation with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and National Air and Space Administration ...


17. 2012 Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys (DGGS) Lidar: Whittier, Alaska [gov.noaa.csc.maps.ak2012_whitter_m2580]
In support of geologic mapping and hazards evaluation in and near Whittier, Alaska, the Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys (DGGS) acquired, and is making publicly available, lidar (light ...


18. 2011 NOAA National Geodetic Survey (NGS) LIDAR of North Carolina: Hurricane Irene Emergency Response Mapping Product [gov.noaa.csc.maps.2011_post_irene_NC_m1117]
These data were collected by the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration National Geodetic Survey Remote Sensing Division using a Riegl Q680i-D system. The data were collected August 28 and 29, ...


19. 2007 USGS/NPS/NASA Experimental Advanced Airborne Research Lidar (EAARL): Northern Gulf of Mexico Barrier Islands [gov.noaa.csc.maps.2007_USGS_NorthenGulf_m522]
A bare earth elevation map (also known as a Digital Elevation Model, or DEM) of the northern Gulf of Mexico barrier islands and Naval Live Oaks was produced from remotely sensed, geographically referenced ...


20. 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 ...


21. 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 ...


22. 2001 North Carolina Floodplain Mapping Program (NCFMP) Lidar: Phase 1A (Neuse, Pasquotank, Tar-Pamlico, White Oak River Basins) [gov.noaa.csc.maps.2001_NC_PhaseI_m1397]
This airborne LiDAR terrain mapping data was acquired January through March 2001. The data were collected for the floodplain mapping program for the state of North Carolina. The data were collected ...


23. 2004 USGS/NASA Experimental Advanced Airborne Research Lidar (EAARL): Western Florida, Post-Hurricane Charley (Seamless Topo-Bathy) [gov.noaa.csc.maps.2004_USGS_WFL_m1076]
A seamless (bare-earth and submerged) elevation map (also known as a Digital Elevation Model, or DEM) of a portion of western Florida, post-Hurricane Charley, was produced from remotely sensed, geographically ...


24. 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 ...


25. Natural Hazards Image Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.Hazard_Images_Database]
Photographs and other visual media provide valuable pre- and post-event data for natural hazards. Research, mitigation, and forecasting rely on visual data for post-analysis, inundation mapping and ...


26. 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 ...


27. Global Multihazard Frequency and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_HFD]
Global Multihazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid presenting a simple multihazard index based solely on summated single-hazard decile values. The hazards of interest include cyclones, ...


28. Development of flood-inundation maps for the Mississippi River in Saint Paul, Minnesota [USGS_SIR-5079_MSRiverFloodMaps]
Digital flood-inundation maps for a 6.3-mile reach of the Mississippi River in Saint Paul, Minnesota, were developed through a multi-agency effort by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with ...


29. Historical rock falls in Yosemite National Park, California (1857-2011) [USGS_YosemiteRockFalls]
Inventories of rock falls and other types of landslides are valuable tools for improving understanding of these events. For example, detailed information on rock falls is critical for identifying ...


30. OMI/Aura Sulphur Dioxide (SO2) Total Column 1-orbit L2 Swath 13x24 km V003 (OMSO2) at GES DISC [GES_DISC_OMSO2_V003]
The Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI) was launched aboard the EOS-Aura satellite on July 15, 2004 (1:38 pm equator crossing time, ascending mode). OMI with its 2600 km viewing swath width provides ...


31. Fire and Water Data in the Southwest [SWIN_WAFER]
SWIN-WAFER was developed by the U.S. Geological Survey?s Fort Collins (Colorado) Science Center in partnership with the New Mexico State University Laboratory for Environmental Spatial ...


32. Fire History Database of the Western United States [HJA-DF005]
To create a database of existing published and unpublished tree-ring reconstructions of fire regimes in forested areas, before circa 1900, west of 100 W longitude in the continental United States, ...


33. Historical Fire Data Summaries for the Central Western Cascades 1910-77 from Archival Sources [HJA-DF001]
This data set's purpose is to determine the location, cause, and date of historic fires in the central Western Cascades.


34. Oregon Coastal Range Fire Regime Study [HJA-DF006]
The purpose of this study was to characterize the fire regime of the central Oregon Coast Range at multiple spatial scales and to compare the fire regime of the more recent (ca. 500 years) history ...


35. Land Area Change in Coastal Louisiana from 1932 to 2010 [USGS_NWRC_LA_LandChange_1932-2010]
The analyses of landscape change presented in this dataset use historical surveys, aerial data, and satellite data to track landscape changes in coastal Louisiana. Persistent loss and gain data are ...


36. Possible Costs Associated with Investigating and Mitigating Some Geologic Hazards in Rural Parts of San Mateo County, California [USGS_OFR_00127]
These susceptibility maps and the cost assessment data allow landowners in rural western San Mateo County to determine if their property is impacted by deep-seated landslide and debris flow hazards ...


37. Geologic Map of the Telegraph Peak 7.5 min. quadrangle, San Bernardino County, California, USGS OFR 01-293 [USGS_OFR01-293]
The data set for the Telegraph 7.5' quadrangle was prepared under the U.S. Geological Survey Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) and the California Division of Mines as part of an ongoing ...


38. High-Resolution Marine Seismic Reflection Data From the San Francisco Bay Area, USGS/OFR 00-494 [USGS_OFR00-494]
Marine seismic reflection data are used to image and map sedimentary and structural features of the seafloor and subsurface. These data are useful in mapping faults (such as the San Andreas and Hayward ...


39. 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 ...


40. 1999 Fontainebleau Wildfire study [CSU_fueltreatment_Fontainebleauwildfirestudy]
The data are from the 1999 Fontainebleau wildfire that burned into an area that had previously been treated with 3 prescribed fires (1988, 1992, and 1998) in the ...


41. 1999 Megram Wildfire Study [CSU_fueltreatments_megramwildfire]
The data are from the 1999 Megram wildfire that burned into an area of the Six Rivers National Forest that had been affected by a blowdown event in the winter of 1995-96. Surface fuels ...


42. 2000 Cerro Grande Wildfire study [CSU_fueltreatment_CerroGrandeNM]
The data are from the 2000 Cerro Grande wildfire that burned into an area of the Santa Fe National Forest that had received extensive fuel treatments since 1994 that included ...


43. 2000 Hi Meadow Wildfire Study [CSU_fueltreatment_HiMeadow]
The data are from the 2000 Hi Meadow wildfire that burned into an area of the Pike National Forest that had received extensive fuel treatments since 1990 that included mechanical ...


44. Effects of Wildfire and Prescribed Fire on Stream Ecosystems in Central Idaho, Western Montana, and Western Oregon, 2001-2011 [USGS_FRESC_Fire_StreamEcosystems]
ABSTRACT: This record documents the fields of datasets (which are contained in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and MS Access databases) that describe upland, riparian, and stream ecosystems in the following ...


45. Pre- and post-fire avian abundance on Arid Lands Ecological Reserve of Hanford Reach National Monument, 1997-2007 [USGS_FRESC-366_AvianAbundance_Fire]
ABSTRACT: Excel spreadsheet that gives mean number of grassland and shrubsteppe associated birds recorded during point counts 4 years prior to a wildfire (1997-2000) and 7 years after (2001-2007) ...


46. Interannual variability of Alexandrium fundyense abundance in the Gulf of Maine [HAB]
Harmful algal blooms, commonly called "red tides" or HABs, are a serious economic and public health problem throughout the world. In the U.S., the most serious HAB problem is paralytic shellfish poisoning ...


47. NASA Earth Science Decadal Survey Studies [Planning Stage] [NASA_Decadal_Survey_Place_Holder]
[These missions are in the planning stage. Please monitor the project web sites for mission updates] [Source: NASA's Science ...


48. AAD publications database [AAD_Publications]
This database is a catalogue for the list of publications held by the Australian Antarctic Division. The database is available online at the URL given below. In some cases, pdf downloads are available, ...


49. Impact of Black Saturday bushfire plume and other pyrocarbon emissions on stratospheric ozone above Antarctica [AAS_3229]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) project 3229. Public Summary: We investigate the impact of Black Saturday Australian bushfire in 2009 on the atmosphere above Australia and in the southern ...


50. Typhoon Tracks during the Early 20th Century [Typhoon_Tracks]
Digital dataset of typhoon tracks during the early 20th century over the Western North Pacific. This dataset was not used for a long period. Because, it was stored in paper books in a library. I ...


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