Search Help
Thumbnail Icon Science Keywords > HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS


Refine by Category
 
Refine by Full text

 

1241 Titles Match Your Query
Showing 1 through 50 of 1241 Next
1. NACP North American 8-km Net Ecosystem Exchange and Component Fluxes, 2004 [NACP_MODELED_NEE_NEP_FLUXES_1203_1]
This data set provides modeled carbon flux estimates at 8-km spatial resolution over North America for the year 2004 of (1) net ecosystem exchange (NEE) of carbon dioxide (CO2), (2) net ecosystem ...


2. Concentration of heavy metals in marine waters around Casey station - summer 2003/04 [DGT-Heavymetals-Casey03-04]
The concentration of heavy metals in seawater at four sites around Casey was determined via Diffusive Gradients in Thin films (DGT) loggers attached to experimental mesocosms suspended below the sea ...


3. Davis STP current meter data and effluent dispersal modelling report [AAS_3217_Davis_CurrentMetersDispersalModelling]   PARENT METADATA
This metadata record contains an Excel workbook of current meter data and a report derived from this data detailing an analysis of the mean and variability of the longshore component of the current ...


4. Integrated Risk Information System [epa_iris]   PARENT METADATA
IRIS is a toxicology data file on the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) Toxicology Data Network Toxicology Data Network (TOXNET). It contains data in support of human health risk assessment. ...


5. NASA MODIS Rapid Response System [NASA_MODIS_RAPID_RESPONSE]
The MODIS Land Rapid Response system has been developed to provide rapid access to MODIS data globally, with initial emphasis on 250m color composite imagery and active fire data. This research and ...


6. Old Mouth of the Cowlitz River Sediment Evaluation [BESTsed28]
The old mouth of the Cowlitz River provides a channel from deep water in the Columbia River to old river mile 0.7 of the Cowlitz River. The site has been dredged in the past to maintain the channel. ...


7. Physical and Biological Factors Associated with Avian Cholera in Wetland Ecosystems [brdnwhc0002]


8. The 1987/1988 Field Season at Heard Island [Heard_Island_Report_1987_1988]
1987/88 Field Season at Heard Island. Harry R. Burton. Field Leader, Antarctic Division. The 1987/88 ANARE to Heard Island was the last of a series of three summer programs there (1985 and 1986/87); ...


9. 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 ...


10. Total petroleum hydrocarbons from marine sediments sampled for the Davis STP project [AAS_3217_Davis_STP_Hydrocarbons]   PARENT METADATA
This metadata record contains an Excel file containing total petroleum hydrocarbon data from analysis of marine sediments collected at Davis Station from December 2009 to March 2010. Refer to the ...


11. ATSDR Toxicological Profiles [ATSDRtoxicology]
Constantly updated, ATSDR'S Toxicological Profiles (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry - U.S. Public Health Service) translates over 40,000 pages of data into a comprehensive, current, ...


12. ATSR Fire Product Over Indonesia [IGBP-DIS_FIRE_INDONESIA]
The Fire Product: ATSR Fire Products Over Indonesia was part of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme Data and Information System (IGBP-DIS) Regional Satellite Fire Data Compilation CD-ROM. ...


13. AVHRR HRTP Fire Products Over Africa, ESA Fire Product [IGBP-DIS_FIRE_AVHRR_HRPT_AFRICA]
The Fire Product: AVHRR HRPT Fire Products Over Africa was part of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme Data and Information System (IGBP-DIS) Regional Satellite Fire Data Compilation CD-ROM. ...


14. AVHRR data from Eurimage [EURIMAGE_AVHRR]
The National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has been operating its Advanced Tiros-N (ATN) series of satellites since October 1978. Carrying the Tiros Operational Vertical Sounder ...


15. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v1_1.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 1 data set describes globally-significant ecological patterns within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


16. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1700 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v2_1700_2.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1700 data set describes anthropogenic transformations within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


17. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1800 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v2_1800_2.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1800 data set describes anthropogenic transformations within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


18. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1900 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v2_1900_2.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 1900 data set describes anthropogenic transformations within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


19. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 2000 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ANTHROMES_v2_2000_2.0]
The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 2: 2000 data set describes anthropogenic transformations within the terrestrial biosphere caused by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, ...


20. Anthropogenic Emissions from the 1995 Southern Oxidants Study (SOS) Nashville/Middle Tennessee Ozone Study Data Base [SOS_E1]
E1 - Anthropogenic Emissions The Southern Oxidants Study (SOS) conducted a major field research campaign in Nashville/Middle Tennessee area in June and July 1994 and 1995. The goal of this study ...


21. Anticipated Residues in Food [EPA0153]
The "Anticipated Residues in Food (OPPE Pesticide Food Residue)" database contains pesticide residue data on raw and processed food. Data are provided on a voluntary basis by government agencies and ...


22. Application of Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay for Measurement of Polychlorinated Biphenyls from Hydrophobic Solutions. [usgsbrdcerc_immunosorbentassay]
The objectives of this work were 1) to study the recovery and homogenity of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in solution prepared for ELISA by direct dilution of isooctane solutions; 2) to evaluate ...


23. Aqua regia digestible and labile metal concentrations of PRB media [AAS_4029_Lab_ICP]
The data set consists of two types of assessments of permeable reactive barrier (PRB) media: aqua regia digestions and 1 M HCl acid extractions. All analytical analysis was completed using inductively ...


24. Aquatic Toxicity: Protocols, Results, and Literature, Canada [Canada_EC_AQUATOX]
The Aquatic Toxicity: Protocols, Results, and Literature, Canada, contains the results of toxicity tests on industrial wastewaters and chemicals; toxicity test methods; videos (for training); and ...


25. 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 ...


26. Aquifer Sensitivity to Contamination by Pesticide Leaching in Illinois [IGDNR_PESTAQSENS]   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 ...


27. 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; ...


28. Argonne Cutting Methods NH-25 Data Base [USDA0134]
To determine silviculture response to various even- and uneven-aged cutting treatments in northern hardwood forests. Also, to measure economic consequences of these treatments. Data include individual ...


29. Arsenic in Ground Water of the Willamette Basin, Oregon [WRIR_98_4205]
The spatial distribution of arsenic concentrations in ground water of the Willamette Basin was assessed by analyzing data from 728 historical and project sites. Concentrations of arsenic ranged from ...


30. Assessing Contaminant Sensitivity of Endangered and Threatened Species Toxicant Classes. [usgs_brd_cerc_d_contamsens]
Under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act, the Toxic Substances Control Act and the Clean Water Act, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is charged with determining if the ...


31. Assessing the Impact of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill on Seafood [FDA_Oilspill]
FDA operates a mandatory safety program for all fish and fishery products under the provisions of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, the Public Health Service Act, and related regulations. The ...


32. Assessing the impact of contaminated sediments on hard-substrate Antarctic marine communities [ASAC_2691]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2691 See the link below for public details on this project. Contaminants may persist in marine sediments and be re-suspended during storms or by the activity ...


33. Assessment and Management of Dead-Wood Habitat [USGS_OFR_2007_1054]
Dead wood has become an increasingly important conservation issue in managed forests, as awareness of its function in providing wildlife habitat and in basic ecological processes has dramatically ...


34. Assessment of the Impact of Environmental Stresses on the Health of Agroecosystems [USDA0510]
The purpose of the "Assessment of the Impact of Environmental Stresses on the Health of Agroecosystems" dataset is to establish a protocol for assessing the health of agroecosystems. ...


35. Assessment of the impact of human sewage effluent on benthic communities at Macquarie Island [ASAC_996]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 996 See the link below for public details on this project. The study investigated the effects of the small sewage outfall on algal epifauna in ...


36. Assessment of the potential for microbial contamination of antarctic terrestrial habitats resulting from human activities (previously ASAC 870) [ASAC_1093]
This project was a continuation of ASAC project 870 (ASAC_870). The aim of the project is to assess the possible routes for the carriage of microorganisms by humans to Antarctic soil habitats. Such ...


37. Assessment of the recovery of damage to mosses (from walking tracks, cores and slab removal) from the Taylor Valley [K024_1989_1990_NZ_3]
It is commonly accepted that mosses in the Dry Valley's grow very slowly. The recovery of mosses was investigated by locating and investigating in detail various damaged sites from previous activity ...


38. Atlantic Coastal Database Directory [Canada_ACZISC_ACZDD]
The Atlantic Coastal Database Directory (ACDD) was initiated by the Atlantic Coastal Zone Information Steering Committee (ACZISC) in 1992. The Atlantic Coastal Information Portal (ACIP), ...


39. Atlas Cove Terrestrial Photos - historic ANARE Base [atlas_cove_photos]
Photographs and photo locations of the historic Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition (ANARE) base at Atlas Cove on Heard Island. The station was established 11 December 1947 and was ...


40. Atmospheric CO2 Concentrations - The Canadian Background Air Pollution Monitoring Network (BAPMoN), CDIAC NDP-034/R1 [CDIAC_NDP34]
This dataset consists of flask air samples collected at roughly weekly intervals at 3 Canadian sites: Alert, Northwest Territories (July 1975 through August 1992); Sable Island, Nova Scotia (March ...


41. Atmospheric Halocarbon Records from the NOAA/CMDL Flask Sampling Program, in CDIAC, Trends '93 [CDIAC_HALOCARBONS_NOAA_TRENDS93]
Measurements of CFC-11 (CCl3F), CFC-12 (CCl2F2), HCFC-22 (CHClF2), H-1301 (CBrF3), and H-1211 (CBrClF2) were made from flask samples collected for the NOAA/CMDL at climate monitoring stations at Barrow, ...


42. Atmospheric Methane (CH4) Emissions from Energy-Related Sources [CH4_ENERGY_EMISSIONS]
This dataset provides global national and United States data on energy-related sources of methane (CH4) emission including coal mining, natural gas production and distribution, automotive exhausts ...


43. Atmospheric Trends of Carbon Monoxide (CO) by Khalil and Rasmussen [OGI_CO_TRENDS]
Carbon monoxide (CO) is a weak greenhouse gas but it is an important precursor to tropospheric ozone (O3) and other trace gases in the Earth's atmosphere, which can cause widespread changes ...


44. Atmospheric and Meteorological Data From the Kuwait Oil Fires Taken from Ground Observations [KUDA_GROUND_OBS]
Ground-based studies of the smoke and air quality from the Kuwait oil fires were carried out in 1991 at the end of the Persian Gulf War. Over 600 oil wells, storage tanks, and refineries were ignited ...


45. Atmospheric and Meteorological Data Over the Kuwait Oil Fires Taken From Aircraft [KUDA_AIRCRAFT]
Airborne studies of the smoke and pollution from the Kuwait oil fires were carried out in 1991 at the end of the Persian Gulf War. Over 600 oil wells, storage tanks, and refineries were ...


46. Automatic Atmospheric Sun Photometer Data for Brazil [SPANBR]
A network of 9 automatic sunphotometers operates in Brazil. Direct sun and sky radiances are acquired every hour by a weather resistant Cimel spectral radiometer in the wavelengths of 340, 440, 670,870, ...


47. 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 ...


48. BLM/OR-WA Air Quality Designations [BLM_OR_WA_AIR_QUALITY]   PARENT METADATA
This theme depicts the various air quality designations in Western Oregon according to geographic areas.


49. BLM/OR-WA Fire History 1850/1890/1920/1940 [BLM_OR_WA_FIRE_HISTORY]   PARENT METADATA
(Summary adapted from on-line metadata description.) A series of four maps showing the state of forests in the northern coastal area of Oregon. They show the change in stand age ...


50. BLM/OR-WA Fire Occurrence [BLM_OR_WA_FIRE_OCCURRENCE]   PARENT METADATA
(Summary adapted from on-line metadata description.) This theme shows where fires have occurred in Western Oregon. Listed dates are from 1980 to 1989, with some unknowns. The fire causes include: ...


Showing 1 through 50 of 1241 Next
Click here for a static view of records.

-->