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The Mesoamerican Biological Corridor Project

Abstract: A three-year project developed to map and monitor land cover of the
Mesoamerican Biological Corridor. The project is divided into two components:
1) land cover/land use mapping and 2) the development of a web page to provide
project information and remote sensing data of Central America. Participants
include personnel from NASA, the Global Hydrology and Climate Center, ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 27.0   S: 6.0   E: -70.0   W: -112.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Steven A. Sader, Daniel J. Hayes, Daniel E. Irwin, Sasan S. Saatchi,
Dataset Title: Preliminary Forest Cover Change Estimates for Central America (1990's), With Reference to the Proposed Mesoamerican Biological Corridor
Dataset Release Place: GHCC/MSFC
Dataset Publisher: NASA
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Dataset Originator/Creator: Daniel J. Hayes & Dr. Steven A. Sader
Dataset Title: Change Detection Techniques for Monitoring Forest Clearing and Regrowth in a Tropical Moist Forest
Dataset Release Place: GHCC/MSFC
Dataset Publisher: NASA
Online Resource:
Data Set Progress
Phone: (256) 961-7945
Fax: (256) 961-7722
Email: Daniel.Irwin at
Contact Address:
National Space Science and Technology Center
320 Sparkman Drive
City: Huntsville
Province or State: AL
Postal Code: 35805
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-03-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24