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1. The Human Footprint in the West [USGS_FRESC_human_footprint]
Humans have dramatically altered wildlands in the western United States over the past 100 years by using these lands and the resources they provide. Anthropogenic changes to the landscape, such as ...


2. Sediment metal data (1M HCl extraction) from the Davis STP (Sewage Treatment Plant upgrade) project [DAVIS_STP_Metals]   PARENT METADATA
Untreated, macerated wastewater effluent has been discharged to the sea at Davis Station since 2005, when the old wastewater treatment infrastructure was removed. This environmental assessment was ...


3. Provincial Agricultural Atlas, 1:250,000, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada [Canada_NfldLab_ProvAgriAtlas]
The Provincial Agricultural Atlas provides the locations, boundaries, land uses, soil types and other details of farms in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Atlas provides information on berry management ...


4. Provincial Forest Inventory, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada [Canada_NfldLab_ForestInventory]
This database contains vegetation information for both forested and non-forested areas. For forested areas this includes tree species, height, age, crown density, and site. For non-forested areas ...


5. AQUASTAT Database [Aquastat]
AQUASTAT is FAO's global information system of water and agriculture developed by the Land and Water Development Division of FAO. The AQUASTAT database provides information on water and agriculture ...


6. ATSDR Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data with CIESIN Modifications, Version 2 [CIESIN_SEDAC_SSF_HWSPDCMv2_2.0]
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data with CIESIN Modifications, Version 2 is a database providing georeferenced data for 1,572 National ...


7. ATSDR Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data, Version 2 [CIESIN_SEDAC_SSF_HWSPDv2_2.0]
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data, Version 2 consists of 2,080 polygons for selected hazardous waste sites that were compiled on May ...


8. AVHRR derived Northeastern U.S. Landcover [EOSWEBSTER_PnET_Land_Input_NE]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset, used as in input to the PnET model, (see parent DIF) was formed by Scott Ollinger at a resolution of 30 arc sec (about 1 kilometer) from a dataset first extracted by R.G. Lathrop and ...


9. AWFI - Wide Field Imaging Camera (CBERS 4) Imagery [INPE_CBERS4_AWFI_1]
The WFI - Wide Field Camera camera can make quick revisits to a certain area - usually in less than five days, aiming at support monitoring and surveillance activities. It complements other sensors ...


10. AWiFS Data Products [IRS-P6.AWiFS]
The Advanced Wide Field Sensor (AWiFS) camera is an improved version compared to the WiFS camera flown in IRS-1C/1D. AWiFS operates in four spectral bands identical to LISS-III, providing ...


11. Aquaculture Network Information Center (AquaNIC) [USDA0108]
The Aquaculture Network Information Center (AquaNIC) is a gateway to the world's electronic aquaculture resources. AquaNIC is coordinated by the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, and hosted ...


12. Aquatic Diversity of California [uc_davis_aquadiv]
Fish range maps were created by the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Conservation Department of the University of California at Davis as part of a contract with the Nature Conservancy. For more ...


13. Aquatic Ecoregions in the United States GIS Data for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP) [AQUAECO]
Ecoregions are based on perceived patterns of a combination of causal and integrative factors including land use, land surface form, potential natural vegetation, and soils (Omernik, 1987). This is ...


14. Aquifer Sensitivity to Contamination by Nitrate Leaching in Illinois [IGDNR_NO3AQSENS]   CHILD METADATA
This data set was designed for statewide evaluation of agrichemical leaching characteristics and associated aquifer sensitivity to contamination. It was created to classify soils ...


15. Archive of Chirp Data Collected During USGS Cruise DIAN 97011 Long Island, NY Inner Shelf -- Fire Island, 5-26 May, 1997, USGS OFR 00-306 [USGS_OFR_00366]
In 1995, the USGS Woods Hole Field Center, in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, began a program designed to map the seafloor offshore of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area; ...


16. Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Data; USGS, Alaska [EARTH_LAND_USGS_AK_Wildlif_Ref1]
Digital land cover and terrain data of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) were prduced by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation Systems Field Office, Anchorage, ...


17. Argentina GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2Argentina]
Building on the success of previous radar data programs, GlobeSAR-2 is a four-year geomatics technology transfer program focused on the use of RADARSAT for improved natural resource management in ...


18. Army Corps of Engineers permits [CZM_acoe_permits]
The following permits are considered together as they are administered together by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) Regulatory Branch through a single permit application. * RIVERS AND HARBORS ...


19. Aroonstook Maine National Wildlife Refuge Boundary Data [USFWS_CSDS_arobnd]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains boundary layers for the Aroostook National Wildlife Refuge in Maine. National Wildlife Refuges are federal lands managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). The primary ...


20. Assawoman Island Division of the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia [USFWS_CSDS_asibnd]   PARENT METADATA
This data set contains boundary layers for the Assawoman Division of the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia. National Wildlife Refuges are federal lands managed by the U.S. Fish and ...


21. Assessment of the impact of human activities on Trematomus bernacchii (a representative of the Antarctic fauna) by analysis of pollutants in bile and the amount of induction of a gene that produces a detoxifying enzyme [K014_1996_1997_NZ_1]
The impact of human activities in Antarctica on the local fauna was investigated by developing and applying biochemical and molecular genetic techniques to the assessment of the impact of by-products ...


22. Assessment of the rate of contaminant movement through Antarctic soils using a lithium chloride experiment at Lake Vanda [K150_1993_1994_NZ_4]
A leaching trial was set up at Lake Vanda to determine how rapidly and how far water-soluble materials spilt on the soil surface will move. A series of 1 x 1 m plots and control sites on the north ...


23. Atlas of Coastal Bays of Maryland on CD-ROM from State of Maryland Department of Natural Resources [MD_DNR_CDROM_COASTALBAYS]
This CD-ROM contains an electronic atlas of Maryland's Atlantic coast including coastal bays, marshes, barrier beaches and coastal upland. The data cover the coastal bays regions of Maryland and ...


24. Atlas of Relations Between Climatic Parameters and Distributions of Important Trees and Shrubs in North America [USGS_P1650-a]
This atlas explores the continental-scale relations between the geographic ranges of woody plant species and climate in North America. A 25-km equal-area grid of modern climatic and bioclimatic parameters ...


25. Atmospheric Deposition of Mercury in the Boston Area [USGS_NAWQA_HG_DEP]
Atmospheric deposition has been found to be the dominant source of mercury (Hg) in New England's aquatic environment (Krabbenhoft and others, 1999; Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management ...


26. Australian Land Cover Change data 1990-1995 [BRS_ALCC_1990-95]
One hundred and fifty eight Landsat Thematic Mapper scenes for 1990 (1991 in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales and Queensland) and 1995 were used in conjunction with vegetation and ...


27. Availability of Organic Carbon for Denitrification of Nitrate in Subsoils and Groundwaters [USDA0511]
The purpose of "Availability of Organic Carbon for Denitrification of Nitrate in Subsoils and Groundwaters" is to determine the amounts of organic carbon and nitrate in subsoils and groundwaters from ...


28. Axel Hamberg's Sarek research 1895-1933: Use of Invisible Sámi Assistants [SMHI_IPY_ROSNIPOL04]
The natural geographer Axel Hamberg (1863-1933) became the funder of the research in the mountain massif, Sarek, Sweden, the area that is known as Sweden?s last wild life area. He based his thesis ...


29. BALANS Hydro1K Basin [BALANS_Hydro1K]
Examination of the existing drainage basin delineation at "Baltic Sea region GIS, maps and statistical database" (digitized after a drainage basin definition done in 1986) in comparison with the Hydro1k ...


30. BALANS Land cover [BALANS_LandCover]
The BALANS land cover dataset has been assembled from satellite data from the IRS 1C/1D WiFS satellite. The reference data has been collected from national sources. Note that the ...


31. BALANS Wetlands [BALANS_Wetlands]
The BALANS wetlands dataset has been assembled from satellite data from the IRS 1C/1D WiFS satellite. The reference data has been collected from national sources. Note that the product is not homogenous ...


32. BC Data Discovery Service [Canada_LIBC_DiscoveryService]
The Land Information BC Discovery Service is a comprehensive metadata repository supporting not only Land Information BC but also metadata holdings contributed by other natural ...


33. BLM New Mexico Grazing Allotments Coverage [NM_RGIS_blmnmallot]
ArcInfo coverage of statewide BLM grazing allotments for New Mexico. These data were collected by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in New Mexico at both the New Mexico State Office and the ...


34. BLM/OR-WA Fire Management Zones [BLM_OR_WA_FIRE_MANG_ZONE]   PARENT METADATA
(Summary adapted from on-line metadata description.) This theme shows the fire management zones. A fire management zone is an area of like fire behavior in a geographical region. Fire management ...


35. Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia [USFWS_CSDS_bkbbnd]   PARENT METADATA
This data set contains boundary layers for the Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia. National Wildlife Refuges are federal lands managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). The ...


36. Barentsburg [SMHI_IPY_Barentsburg]
The Barentsburg survey consists of points, lines and polygons, representing standing and ruined remains of human activities in Barentsburg from the early 20th century - present. The remains were recorded ...


37. Barnegat Division of the E.B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge in New Jersey [USFWS_CSDS_brnbnd]   PARENT METADATA
This data set contains boundary layers for the Barnegat Division of the E.B. Forsythe Division National Wildlife Refuge in New Jersey. National Wildlife Refuges are federal lands managed by the U.S. ...


38. Barren Island Division of the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge in Maryland [USFWS_CSDS_bidbnd]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains boundary layers for the Barron Island Division of the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge. National Wildlife Refuges are federal lands managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ...


39. Baseline Characteristics of Jordan Creek, Juneau, Alaska [USGS_OFR_2004_1220]
Anadromous fish populations historically have found healthy habitat in Jordan Creek, Juneau, Alaska. Concern regarding potential degradation to the habitat by urban development within the Mendenhall ...


40. Batch ion-exchange experiments for Amberlite IRC748 (WTP for Thala Valley clean-up) [AAS1300_PW_BATCHIX]
A series of ion-exchange batch equilibrium experiments were undertaken with laboratory solutions spiked with heavy metals to investigate the removal of these metals by Amberlite IRC748 at variable ...


41. Bathing Water in Ireland Dataset [Ireland_EPA_Water]
This Bathing Water in Ireland dataset holds the compliance status for the designated bathing areas from 1990 - 1996. For each of the parameters specified in the EC Directive 76/160/eec on Quality ...


42. Beechey Point, Alaska Vegetation and Land Cover, USGS, Alaska [EARTH_LAND_USGS_AK_B_Landcover1]
Vegetation and land cover for Beechey Point 1:250,000-scale topographic quadrangle. Derived from a single Landsat MSS scene. Printed map: AK Vegetation and Land Cover Series l-0211. Digital raster ...


43. Behavior and Effects of Radionuclides in Soils and Plants: Land Burial of Radioactive Waste [USDA0575]
The purpose of "Behavior and Effects of Radionuclides in Soils and Plants: Land Burial of Radioactive Waste" is to determine the efficacy of existing and proposed procedures used for burial of radioactive ...


44. Beijing-1 Multispectral Product [Beijing-1_Multispectral]
Beijing-1 Multispectral Imager is a high-resolution earth observation remote sensors, orbit altitude of 686 km, the resolution of the sensors is 32 meters with a 600 km swath. The data can be used ...


45. Beijing-1 Panchromatic Product [Beijing-1_Panchromatic]
Beijing-1 Panchromatic Imager is a high-resolution remote sensing device with a 4-meter panchromatic resolution and a width 24 km. The data can be used for land use, geological survey, survey of ...


46. Benthic community sediment samples in Long Island Sound collected by D. Franz (1976), USGS OFR 00-304 [USGS_OFR_00304_FRANZ]   PARENT METADATA
This GIS layer, which focuses on benthic communities, was developed as part of a cooperative project between the University of New Haven, the Connecticut DEP, and the U.S. Geological Survey. Benthic ...


47. Bhutan Land use planning GIS Database [ICId0014_202]
Land cover has been interpreted from Satellite images and field checked, other information has been digitized from topographic maps Members informations: Attached Vector(s): ...


48. Biofuels and Climate Change: Farmers' Land Use Decisions [KU_KARS_biofuels_climate_change]
Leveraging existing cyberinfrastructure, land cover data, and geospatial analysis capacity developed during previous phases of National Science Foundation (NSF) EPSCoR funded research, the Kansas ...


49. Biogenic Silica Measurements in Cores Collected from Bear Lake, Utah and Idaho [USGS_OFR_2005_1319]
The overall goal of our research on Bear Lake is to create records of past climate change for the region, including changes in precipitation (rain and snow) patterns during the last 10,000 years and ...


50. Biogeographical regions, Europe 2001 [EEA_BIOGEOG_REGION]
The Biogeographical regions of Europe dataset contains the official delineations used in the Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC) and for the EMERALD Network set up under the Convention on the Conservation ...


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