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51. Pesticide Leaching Classes of Illinois Soils [IGDNR_PESTLEACH]   PARENT METADATA
This data set was designed for statewide evaluation of agrichemical leaching characteristics. It was created to classify soils and aquifer settings according to predictions of leaching ...


52. Rainfall, Runoff and River Flow Time Series Data From the Institute of Hydrology, United Kingdom [NERC_IH_TIMESERIES_HYDRO_DATA]
The Institute of Hydrology (IH) investigates the effects of land-use, climate, topography and geology on the volume and character of surface water resources. IH is one of the ...


53. Rates of depletion of lubricant and fuel contaminants from Antarctic regions during natural attenuation and remediation procedures [ASAC_2915]   CHILD METADATA   PARENT METADATA
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2915 See the link below for public details on this project. Petroleum contamination poses a major threat to Antarctic and subantarctic ecosystems ...


54. Rio Grande Valley Spot Satellite Data [USDA0097]
Satellite imagery and geographic information systems are being used to identify, quantify, and record land use changes on the U.S. scale of the Rio Grande that are occuring due to the creation of ...


55. Risk of nitrate contamination in ground waters of the United States-- A national perspective [USGS_gwrisk]
This map was designed to present patterns of risk for nitrate contamination at large regional or national scales. Knowing where and what type of risks to ground water exist can alert water-resources ...


56. 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, ...


57. SCSNAT 1.0 - NRCS National Dams Inventory [USDA0216]
The NRCS data dictionary lists 65 fields including names, identification, locations, physical sizes, and program aspects of dams built with SCS assistance. Estimated current number of such dams is ...


58. Sea Level Rise Impacts on Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance [CIESIN_SEDAC_LECZ_SLRIRAMSARWII_1.0]
The Sea Level Rise Impacts on Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance data set represents the results of an analysis using the boundaries for Ramsar sites designated under the Ramsar Convention ...


59. Sect. 404, Federal Pollution Control Act (Clean Water Act) [CZM_cwa_404]
The Army Corps of Engineers (COE) implements the section 404 permit program. Under section 404, a permit is required for the discharge of dredged or fill materials into the waters of the U.S. that ...


60. Sensitivities to Climate Change in Canada [Canada_GSC_SensitClimateChange]
This collection of maps illustrates possible environmental outcomes that could occur as a result of the doubling of current levels of carbon dioxide (CO2). Potential ...


61. Sewage Flow/Precipitation Data [USDA0128]
Records of municipal sewage flow increases due to infiltration and interception of precipitation, 4 locations in Mississippi, 4 years of daily data; 30 years of simulated data based on relationships ...


62. Sewer outflow composition and flow rates for the Australian Antarctic Division, Kingston. [SOE_sewer_kingston]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION The composition and quantity of the Australian Antarctic Division's sewer outflow. TYPE OF INDICATOR There ...


63. Socotra Island (Yemen) Case Study [NBId0184_101]
The UNEP/GRID Socotra Case study was started in February 1987 and was developed by GRID, Nairobi on behalf of International Board for Plant Genetic Resources (IBPGR). The objective of the study was ...


64. Stormwater outflow composition for the Australian Antarctic Division, Kingston [SOE_stormwater_kingston]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION The composition of the outflow from the Australian Antarctic Division's stormwater system. TYPE OF INDICATOR ...


65. Surface Water Source Watersheds [USDA0257]
This GIS data layer describes surface water intakes supplying public community water systems in Vermont and their associated watersheds. Collection Organization: Original source=USGS (topographic ...


66. Surface Water Supply Protection Areas [MassGIS_GISDATA.SWP_ZONES_POLY]
These Surface Water Supply Protection Areas delineate those areas included in 310 CMR 22.00, the Massachusetts Drinking Water Regulations, as Surface Water Supply Protection Zones: ZONEA: represents ...


67. Survey data for Thala Valley Clean Up Project 2003/4 [TVCleanupSurvey0304]
Survey information on the Thala Valley landfill clean up site from the summer season of 2003/2004 - final survey of site before departure, including stockpile sites - survey of all points where samples ...


68. The Blackwater NWR Inundation Model. Rising Sea Level on a Low-lying Coast: Land Use Planning for Wetlands [USGS_OFR_2004_1302]
The Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge (BNWR), on the Eastern Shore of Chesapeake Bay (figure 1), occupies an area less than 1 meter above sea level. The Refuge has been featured prominently in studies ...


69. The Multistate Aquatic Resource Information System (MARIS) [brdspp0003]
The Multistate Aquatic Resource Information System (MARIS) is a six state cooperative pilot project to make accessible, via a common, internet-based application, selected fish population survey data ...


70. 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 ...


71. The sensitivity of Antarctic marine amphipods to environmental pollutants and the effects of UV light exposure on amphipods exposed to toxins [K026_1997_1998_NZ_1]
The sensitivities of three species of necrophagous marine amphipods to a range of reference toxicants in the water and the effect of UV light exposure on the sensitivity of fluroanthene exposed (a ...


72. Total potable water consumption (litres) [SOE_potable_water]
INDICATOR DEFINITION This indicator identifies the total amount of potable water consumed per person per day on each station. The figures are reported monthly to the Building Services Supervisor at ...


73. Treated Waste Water Reused [geodata_1021]
Reused treated wastewater corresponds to an annual quantity of treated wastewater that is reused. The treated wastewater is wastewater discharged from treatment plant (effluent).


74. U.S.-Mexico Border Environmental Health Program [epa_usmexicoborderhealth]
Rapid industrialization and population growth in the U.S.-Mexico border region, stimulated in part by NAFTA, is requiring a greater need to understand environmental health trends. Like many public ...


75. USGS Ground Water Atlas of the United States [USGS_GROUNDWATER_ATLAS]
The URL for the Ground Water Atlas of the United States is: "http://capp.water.usgs.gov/gwa/" The Ground Water Atlas of the United States is published by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS, "http://www.usgs.gov"). ...


76. Vegetative Resistance to Flow Data [USGS_SOFIA_veg_resist_flow_data]
Surface-water flow models are needed to evaluate restoration and management alternatives for the south Florida ecosystem. Model results are sensitive to expressions used to represent flow resistance ...


77. Vermont Public Water System Water Quality Information [anr_dec_wsd_pwswaterquality]
The water quality data is submitted under the requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act. The results may represent water quality from multiple sources or types of sources (i.e., surface water and ...


78. Volume of potable water , Casey station, 2010-2014 [AAS_4134_Water_Use]
These data were retrieved to determine the variation in water requirements based on the station population at Casey. As such, these data were segmented into start/end dates where the population of ...


79. Volunteer Dissolved Oxygen Night Survey [gomc_292]
This volunteer team, later dubbed "The Insomniacs", was made up of boat groups from various organizations in the Rhode Island and Massachusetts area with an interest in water quality issues in Narragansett ...


80. Water Footprint [geodata_2161]
The water footprint is an indicator of water use that includes both direct and indirect water use of a consumer or producer. The water footprint of an individual, community or business is defined ...


81. Water Management Act [CZM_wma]
Authorities: M.G.L. c. 21G: Water Management Act; 310 CMR 36.00: Massachusetts Water Resources Management Program. Jurisdiction: Ground and surface waters of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Applicability: ...


82. Water Pollution Indicators for the World Water Development Report II [UNH_WWRDII_WATPOL]
Gridded fields of nitrogen (N) loads and flux. Mobilizable N (N loads) represent the amount of N on the land surface that is available to be transported to aquatic systems. N fluxes represent the ...


83. Water Quality (Selected Watersheds in New Brunswick) [Canada_NBDE_WaterQualityNB]
The Water Quality (Selected Watersheds in New Brunswick), contains lake and river survey data from various watersheds, including the Keswick River Basin, Magaguadavic River, Hammond River, and various ...


84. Water Resources Data - Flood Risk Maps, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada [Canada_NfldLab_FloodRiskMaps]
Flood Risk Maps have been prepared for about 40 communities in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Two series of maps are available: a public information map, one for each community at various ...


85. Water Resources Database - Northern Canada [CANEMRCCRSWRDB]
This is a water resources database with subsets related to: Hydrometric Network, Water Licensing, Water Quality Network, and Sediment Network. Coverage is the Yukon and Northwest Territories. ...


86. Water Use - Domestic Water Withdrawal [geodata_0267]
Annual quantity of water use for domestic purposes. It is usually computed as the total amount of water supplied by public distribution networks, and usually includes the withdrawal by those industries ...


87. Water Use - Industrial Water Withdrawal [geodata_0268]
Annual quantity of water use by self-supplied industries not connected to any distribution network.


88. Water Use - Total Water Withdrawal [geodata_1100]
Annual gross quantity of water produced and used for agricultural, industrial and domestic purposes. It does not include other in situ-uses :energy, mining, recreation, navigation, fisheries and the ...


89. Water quality index of the Tbilisi Sea [TBId0001_201]
Main aim of the study was physical-chemical and biological examination of the Tbilisi Sea environment (i.e. water quality, soil contamination, etc.) Project - Assessment of ...


90. Watershed Assessment, Tracking and Environmental Results [EPA_WATERS]
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in partnership with states, territories and tribes, is improving communication with the regulated community and the public about the quality of the Nation?s ...


91. Well Log Database Management System, Nova Scotia, Canada [Canada_NS_WellLogDatabase]
The Well Log Database Management System is an inventory of wells for Nova Scotia. The database identifies original owner address, well construction, yield, water status and use, stratigraphy, location, ...


92. Wellhead Protection Areas [USDA0259]
This GIS data layer includes wellhead protection areas (WHPA's) for public community water supplies for the State of Vermont. Collection Organization: USGS (topographic maps); Vermont WHPA dataset ...


93. World Resources from the World Resources Institute (WRI) [WRI_WORLD_RESOURCES]
The latest World Resources reference is an authoritative assessment of the world's natural resources. The World Resources Institute (WRI), in collaboration with the United Nations Development ...


94. Worldwide Water Resources Data Compiled by the Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security [PACIFIC_INSTITUTE_WATERDATA]
The Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security makes data available on worldwide freshwater resources. Tables, charts, and maps describe renewable freshwater supply by ...


95. Ground Water Levels at Selected Sites in New Brunswick, Canada [CANEMRCCRSGRWATER]
The purpose of this database is to measure fluctuations in groundwater levels at selected sites in New Brunswick. The water level information indicates depth below ground level and elevation of water ...


96. 1:250,000 Scale Quadrangles of Land Use/Land Cover GIRAS Spatial Data in the Conterminous U.S. [EPA_GIRAS]
This is land use/land cover digital data collected by USGS and converted to ARC/INFO by the EPA. This data is useful for environmental assessment of land use patterns with ...


97. A retrospective and critical review of aquifer and storage (ASR) sites and conceptual framework of the Upper Floridian aquifer in south Florida [USGS_SOFIA_ASR_04]
The objectives of this study are to: (1) inventory and assess the strengths and weaknesses of available hydrogeologic, hydraulic, hydrochemical, well construction, and cycle test information at existing ...


98. Acidic Surface Waters of the Conterminous United States GIS Data for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP) [A_Water_EPA]
This coverage contains information about estimates of current acid-base status of surface waters in National Surface Water Survey regions in the conterminous U.S., as reported in the National Acid ...


99. Aerial Photographs (from AMES Pilot Land Data System); USGS EDC, Sioux Falls [EARTH_LAND_USGS_AMES_AIR_PHOTOS]
The aerial photography inventoried by the Pilot Land Data System (PLDS) at NASA AMES Research Center has been transferred to the USGS EROS Data Center. The photos were obtained from cameras mounted ...


100. 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 ...


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