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1. Antarctic 1 km Digital Elevation Model (DEM) from Combined ERS-1 Radar and ICESat Laser Satellite Altimetry, Version 1 [NSIDC-0422_1]
This data set provides a 1 km resolution Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of Antarctica. The DEM combines measurements from the European Remote Sensing Satellite-1 (ERS-1) Satellite Radar Altimeter (SRA) ...


2. West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: Subset of High and Low Resolution Altimeter Corrected Elevations 2 (ACE2) [CIESIN_SEDAC_WACVM_SUBSETACE2_1.0]
The West Africa Coastal Vulnerability Mapping: Subset of High and Low Resolution Altimeter Corrected Elevations 2 (ACE2) data set consists of extracts from the 3 arc-second (high) and 30 arc-second ...


3. Low Elevation Coastal Zone (LECZ) Urban-Rural Population Estimates, Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project (GRUMP), Alpha Version [CIESIN_SEDAC_LECZ_URPEV1_1.0]
The Low Elevation Coastal Zone (LECZ) Urban-Rural Population Estimates consists of country-level estimates of urban, rural and total population and land area country-wide and in the LECZ, if applicable. ...


4. Low Elevation Coastal Zone (LECZ) Urban-Rural Population and Land Area Estimates, Version 2 [CIESIN_SEDAC_LECZ_URPLAEv2_2.0]
The Low Elevation Coastal Zone (LECZ) Urban-Rural Population and Land Area Estimates, Version 2 data set consists of country-level estimates of urban population, rural population, total population ...


5. Physical parameters from O'Gorman Rocks area, Davis 2004/05 [OGorman_sonde]
Data collected from O'Gorman rocks near Davis Station between February 2004 to January 2005. Data were collected using a Yellow Science Industries 6600 Sonde. Vertical profiles of Temperature, Salinity, ...


6. Northern Gulf Coast Digital Elevation Model [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.dem.731]   PARENT DIF
NOAA's National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) is building high-resolution digital elevation models (DEMs) for select U.S. coastal regions in the Gulf of Mexico. These integrated bathymetric-topographic ...


7. Macquarie Island and adjacent islands 1:50000 Coastline GIS Dataset [macca_coast_ambis_gis]
This dataset contains the coastline of Macquarie Island and adjacent islands in WGS84 lat/long coordinates. The coastline was constructed from a variety of sources including SPOT satellite imagery, ...


8. PLEIADES 1A 1B Mission [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_894b417ef550dae0db52b508d7fa942c_IDN_1.7]
The Pleiades system is an optical observation system with a metric resolution designed to offer a high acquisition capability with a revisit lower than 24 hours to satisfy both civilian and military ...


9. SPOT collection: SPOT 5 - MONO [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_e2ec68aa5dc980130f1d63f6166e1ab5_IDN_1.5]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


10. Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve GIS [RUTGERS_JCGIS]
The National Estuarine Reserve System (NERRS) was created by Congress through the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972. Currently, 23 NERR sites, including the Jacques Cousteau NERR, have been established ...


11. Coastal Lowlands of the Developing World [FAOd0011_148]
Coastal Lowlands of the Developing World. Seven files covering South America, Central America, Africa, the Near East, South Asia, South East Asia and Far East Asia. Polygon features depicting eolian ...


12. Florida Geographic Data Library [FGDL_v. 2009]
The Florida Geographic Data Library (FGDL) is a mechanism for distributing spatial (GIS) data throughout the state of Florida. The FGDL is warehoused and maintained at the University of Florida's ...


13. U.S. Coastal Lidar Elevation Data - Including the Great Lakes and Territories, 1996 - present [gov.noaa.ngdc.USCoastalLidarElevationData]   CHILD DIFs
The NOAA Coastal Services Center manages and distributes lidar data for the coastal United States, including territorial possessions via the Digital Coast Data Access Viewer web-mapping application. ...


14. Quantified Rates of Geomorphic Change on a Modern Carbonate Tidal Flat, Bahamas [RSMAS_GR001]
Comparison of aerial photographs and ultrahigh-resolution remote sensing data reveals changes in the geomorphology of a modern carbonate tidal flat. In the 58 yr between acquisition of the two data ...


15. Spatial Patterns of Sediment Accumulation on a Holocene Carbonate Tidal Flat, Northwest Andros Island, Bahamas [RSMAS_GR002]
To characterize spatial patterns of sedimentation and analyze the morphology of part of the modern tidal flats of northwest Andros Island in the Bahamas, this study integrated remote sensing, geographic ...


16. Marine Ecosystems Response in the Mediterranean Experiment [MERMEX]
MerMex focus on the understanding of the effects of key natural and anthropogenic forcings on ecosystems (from coastal zones to open-ocean, from pelagos to benthos) and organisms (from viruses to ...


17. NJ Coastal Studies: Barnegat Bay [RUTGERS_COASTAL_BARNEGAT]
The Grant F. Walton Center for Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis continues its long-term commitment applying geo-spatial technology for coastal zone ecological analysis and management in the Barnegat ...


18. Surveys and detailed investigations of Holocene raised beaches on the Victoria Land coast from Spike Cape to Depot Island [K052_1984_1985_NZ_2]
The Holocene raised beaches along the Victoria Land coast from Spike Cape north to Depot Island were investigated. Raised beach ridge suites contain records of relative sea level change that can ...


19. Using rock and sediment samples from raised beach ridges and glacier moraines for dating to determine the extent of the ice sheet during the last glacial maximum [K043_1996_1998_NZ_2]
Raised beaches on the coast of McMurdo Sound have developed since the last glacial maximum approximately 20,000 year ago when the ice sheets were at their greatest extent. The weight of the overlying ...


20. Antarctic Peninsula 100 m Digital Elevation Model Derived from ASTER GDEM [NSIDC-0516_1]
This data set provides a 100 meter resolution surface topography Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of the Antarctic Peninsula. The DEM is based on Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer ...


21. Baseline information on both the modern processes operating on Antarctic beaches and the development of beach ridges in relation to the last glaciation ice retreat and isostatic rebound [K043_1996_1998_NZ_1]
Beaches in McMurdo Sound have developed since the last glaciation when ice sheets were at their maximum. The weight of the overlying ice, depressed the land, which has slowly rebounded forming a series ...


22. Coastal Digital Elevation Models (DEMs) [gov.noaa.ngdc.ngdc_dems]   CHILD DIFs
Digital elevation models (DEMs) of U.S. and other coasts that typically integrate ocean bathymetry and land topography. The DEMs support NOAA's mission to understand and predict changes in Earth's ...


23. SPOT collection: SPOT 5 - MULTI [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_d17d65fa3320acd16eb9eaa35da36e1c_IDN_1.5]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


24. Land-Ocean Interactions in the Coastal Zone: Coastal Typology Dataset [IGBP_LOICZ_NIOZ_COAST_TYPOLOGY]
The Coastal Typology Dataset is a project of the Land-Ocean Interactions in the Coastal Zone (LOICZ) program of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP). ...


25. SPOT collection: SPOT 1-2-3-4 MONO [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_0a35c389f44e9aa78aa673f7af7083c2_IDN_1.5]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


26. SPOT collection: SPOT 1-2-3-4 MULTI [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_6392c6f3277ec81c447cebf8725f60b0_IDN_1.5]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


27. River Deltas of the World : a baseline and changes [LSU_ESL_RIVER_DELTAS]
Coincident with the launching of the Earth Observing System is the accumulation of over 21 years of earth observations by the Landsat borne 30m resolution of the multispectral Thematic Mapper. This ...


28. Data on geomorphology, soils and permafrost in the Antarctic Peninsula region. [CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM_Geomorphology-Soils-Permafrost]   PARENT DIF
In English: Data on geomorphology, soils and permafrost in the Antarctic Peninsula region from projects of the research group on geology of the University Autonoma of Madrid (GEOANT). General geomorphology, ...


29. ETOPO5 DTM for Ireland [Ireland_DTM]
The ETOPO5 DTM was generated from a digital data base of land and sea- floor elevations on a 5-minute latitude/longitude grid. The resolution of the gridded data varies from true 5-minute for the ...


30. IAI-FinalReport_ISP2_078: Benthic Communities and Biogeographic Boundaries in Chile and California [IAIDIS486]
This dataset refers to Final Report of the ISP round 2 project number 078, which has the name "BENTHIC COMMUNITIES AND BIOGEOGRAPHIC BOUNDARIES IN CHILE AND CALIFORNIA". The prospect of future climate ...


31. Marine data sampler, bathymetry data: MRJ Inc. [MRJ_MDS]
The following text was abstracted from Bruce Gittings' Digital Elevation Data Catalogue: 'http://www.geo.ed.ac.uk/home/ded.html'. The catalogue is a comprehensive source of information ...


32. Coastal Everglades Wetlands: Hydrology, Vegetation and Sediment Dynamics [USGS_SOFIA_coastal_ever_tjslll_04]
This project has three objectives (tasks): 1) operate and maintain the Mangrove Hydrology sampling network; 2) study the dynamics of coastal vegetation (mangroves, marshes) in relation to sea-level, ...


33. Everglades Depth Estimation Network (EDEN) October 2007 Digital Elevation Model [USGS_SOFIA_eden_em_oct07_400m]
This is the 1st release of the third version of an Everglades Depth Estimation Network (EDEN) digital elevation model (DEM) generated from certified airborne height finder (AHF) and airboat collected ...


34. Florida Bay 1890 and 1990 data [USGS_SOFIA_fb_1890-1990_data_version 1]
The maps of the tracklines are linked to the corresponding data sets which contain values for X (easting), Y (northing), Z (elevation), and the Root Mean Square (RMS) error. Detailed, ...


35. High Accuracy Elevation Data [USGS_SOFIA_high_acc_elev_data]
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is coordinating the aquisition of high accuracy elevation data. Three formats of the data are available for each data set: .cor files which contain complete lists ...


36. High Accuracy Elevation Data Collection Project [USGS_SOFIA_hi_accuracy_elev_collection_04]
The High Accuracy Elevation Data Project collected elevation data (meters) on a 400 meter topographic grid with a vertical accuracy of +/- 15 centimeters to define the topography in South Florida. ...


37. Coastal Change Rates and Patterns: Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, Hawaii [USGS_OFR_2005_1069]
A collaborative project between the U.S. Geological Survey's Coastal and Marine Geology Program and the National Park Service (NPS) has been developed to create an inventory of geologic ...


38. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1020_1.0]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) in Maryland and Virginia. The CVI ...


39. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Gulf Islands To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2003_108_1.0]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Gulf Islands National Seashore (GUIS) in Mississippi and Florida. The CVI ...


40. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Olympic National Park To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1021_1.0]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Olympic National Park (OLYM), Washington. The CVI scores the following in ...


41. Deposition, Erosion, and Bathymetric Change in South San Francisco Bay: 1858-1983 [USGS_OFR_2004_1192]
Since the California Gold Rush of 1849, sediment deposition, erosion, and the bathymetry of South San Francisco Bay have been altered by both natural processes and human activities. Historical hydrographic ...


42. Historical Changes in the Mississippi-Alabama Barrier Islands and the Roles of Extreme Storms, Sea Level, and Human Activities [USGS_OFR_2007_1161]
An historical analysis of images and documents shows that the Mississippi-Alabama (MS-AL) barrier islands are undergoing rapid land loss and translocation. The barrier island chain formed and grew ...


43. Hurricane Katrina Impact Studies: Pre- and Post-Storm 3D Topography [USGS_KATRINA_COASTAL_IMPACT_LIDAR]   PARENT DIF
In a cooperative research program, the USGS, NASA and the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) are using airborne laser mapping systems to survey coastal areas before and after hurricanes. ...


44. 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, ...


45. Maps Showing the Stratigraphic Framework of South Carolina's Long Bay from Little River to Winyah Bay [USGS_OFR_2004_1013_1.0]
South Carolina's Grand Strand is a heavily populated coastal region that supports a large tourism industry. Like most densely developed coastal communities, the potential for property damage and lost ...


46. Southeastern Louisiana Coastal Classification Maps - Pass Abel to East Timbalier Island [USGS_OFR_2005_1003_1.0]
This data set describes a Coastal Classification Map that extends from Pass Abel to East Timbalier Island. One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate ...


47. The National Assessment of Shoreline Change: A GIS Compilation of Vector Shorelines and Associated Shoreline Change Data for the U.S. Gulf of Mexico [USGS_OFR_2004_1089]
The Coastal and Marine Geology Program of the U.S. Geological Survey has generated a comprehensive database of digital vector shorelines and shoreline change rates for the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. These ...


48. A Coastal Hazards Data Base for the U.S. East Coast, CDIAC NDP-043A [CDIAC_NDP43A]
This data base may be used by raster or vector geographic information systems (GIS) and non-GIS data bases to assess the risk of coastlines to erosion or sea level rise. The data base ...


49. A Coastal Hazards Data Base for the U.S. Gulf Coast, CDIAC NDP-043B [CDIAC_NDP43B]
This Numeric Data Package (NDP) contains a digital database that describes the U.S. Gulf Coast. The database integrates point, line, and polygon data for the U.S. Gulf Coast into 0.25 latitude by ...


50. A Coastal Hazards Data Base for the U.S. West Coast, CDIAC/NDP043C [CDIAC_NDP043C]
[Adapted from the online documentation] The Numeric Data Package (NDP-043C) consists of a digital data base that may be used to identify coastlines along the U.S. West Coast that are at risk to sea-level ...


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