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1. Windmill Islands bryophyte communities surveyed 2000-2013 (13 years) [AAS_4046_NCC_Robinson]
East Antarctica has shown little evidence of warming to date with no coherent picture of how climate change is affecting vegetation. Here we show that vegetation in the Windmill Islands, East Antarctica ...


2. 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 ...


3. 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, ...


4. 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, ...


5. 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, ...


6. 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, ...


7. 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, ...


8. Automated Hydrologic Monitoring Data for Disney Wilderness Preserve, Florida [Firesinwetlands_automatedhydrologicmondata]
Daily water level data collected from a subset of 43 automated locations on the Preserve, most within wetland systems.


9. Automated Hydrologic Monitoring Data for Disney Wilderness Preserve, Florida - DWP_Firesinwetlands_automatedhydrologicmondata [DWP_Firesinwetlands_automatedhydrologicmondata]
Daily water level data collected from a subset of 43 automated locations on the Preserve, most within wetland systems.


10. 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 ...


11. 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 ...


12. Baringo (Kenya) Pilot Study for Desertification Assessment and Mapping [NBId0169_101]
The purpose of the Kenya Pilot Study was to evaluate the FAO/UNEP Provisional Methodology for Assessment and Mapping of Desertification, and to recommend an effective, simple methodology for desertification ...


13. Biodegradation of Petroleum in Soils and Beach Sands at Davis Station, Antarctica [ASAC_127]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 127 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: The effect of nutrient and water enhancement on the ...


14. Biodiversity Data Sourcebook from the World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) [WCMC_149]
This sourcebook of biodiversity data was released in part as a contribution to the First Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (Bahamas, ...


15. Monitoring climate change induced desertification of Antarctica using stable isotopic signatures [AAS_3129]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) project 3219. Public Summary We will use mosses to investigate the changing climate in Antarctica and the implications this has for terrestrial biodiversity. ...


16. Monthly fuel usage (of the main engines, generator sets and boilers) of ships travelling to Australian Antarctic Stations [SOE_ship_fuel]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION The quantity of fuel used by ships travelling to Australian Antarctic stations and on Marine Science voyages ...


17. Population in Drylands - Percent of Total Population [geodata_1507]
The concept of drylands continues to be debated. In this data set, drylands are taken as areas with a potential hazard of desertification. The hyperarid zone is not subject to desertification and ...


18. Population in Drylands - Total [geodata_1504]
The concept of drylands continues to be debated. In this data set, drylands are taken as areas with a potential hazard of desertification. The hyperarid zone is not subject to desertification and ...


19. Primary Forest Annual Change [geodata_1832]
Primary Forest is a forest where there are no clearly visible indications of human activities and the ecological processes are not significantly disturbed and composed of indigenous trees, and not ...


20. Primary Forest Extent [geodata_1829]
Primary Forest is a forest where there are no clearly visible indications of human activities and the ecological processes are not significantly disturbed and composed of indigenous trees, and not ...


21. Proportion of Land Area Covered by Forest [geodata_2238]
Forest: Land spanning more than 0.5 hectares with trees higher than 5 meters and a canopy cover of more than 10 percent, or trees able to reach these thresholds in situ. It does not include land ...


22. Puget Sound Monitoring Program [WA_pswqat]
The Puget Sound Water Quality Action Team and Puget Sound Council require information about the condition of the Puget Sound environment to evaluate progress toward meeting the Plan's ...


23. State of the Environment Database of Antarctic related indicators [DB_SOE]
Antarctica is the world's greatest remaining wilderness area. It plays a significant role in many global environmental issues such as wind and water currents and world weather patterns. State of ...


24. CMS: Estimated Deforested Area Biomass, Tropical America, Africa, and Asia, 2000 [CMS_Pantropical_Forest_Biomass_1337_1]
This data set provides estimates of pre-deforestation aboveground live woody biomass (AGLB) at 30-m resolution for deforested areas of tropical America, tropical Africa, and tropical Asia for the ...


25. LBA-ECO LC-09 Land Cover Transitions Maps for Study Sites in Para, Brazil: 1970-2001 [LC09_TRANSITION_MATRICES_1098_1]
This data set includes classified land cover transition maps at 30-m resolution derived from Landsat TM, MSS, ETM+ imagery and aerial photos of Altamira, Santarem, and Ponta de Pedras, in the state ...


26. LBA-ECO LC-14 Modeled Deforestation Scenarios, Amazon Basin: 2002-2050 [LC14_AMAZON_SCENARIOS_1153_1]
This data set provides the results of the two modeled scenarios for future patterns of deforestation across the Amazon Basin from 2002 to 2050. This larger defined Amazon Basin (PanAmazon area) includes ...


27. LBA-ECO LC-21 Selective Logging Activity in the Brazilian Amazon: 1999-2002 [LC21_SELECTIVE_LOGGING_1172_1]
This data set provides the results of analyses of Landsat Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus (ETM+) images for selective logging activity in the Brazilian states of Para, Mato Gross, Rondonia, Roraima, ...


28. LBA-ECO LC-39 MODIS Active Fire and Frequency Data for South America: 2000-2007 [LC39_MODIS_FIRE_SA_1186_1]
This data set, Large Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment (LBA-ECO) LC-39 Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Active Fire and Frequency Data for South America: 2000-2007, provides ...


29. Aliens in Antarctica - Clothing Item and Propagule data [Aliens_in_Antarctica_visitor_data]   PARENT METADATA
In the 2007/2008 southern summer season a stratified random selection of travellers to the Antarctic were sampled for propagules on their way to Antarctica or sub-Antarctic islands. This dataset ...


30. Global Human Built-up And Settlement Extent (HBASE) Dataset From Landsat [CIESIN_SEDAC_HBASE_V1_1.0]
The Global Human Built-up And Settlement Extent (HBASE) Dataset from Landsat is a global map of HBASE derived from the Global Land Survey (GLS) Landsat dataset for the target year 2010. The HBASE ...


31. Global Man-made Impervious Surface (GMIS) Dataset From Landsat [CIESIN_SEDAC_GMIS_V1_1.0]
The Global Man-made Impervious Surface (GMIS) Dataset From Landsat consists of global estimates of fractional impervious cover derived from the Global Land Survey (GLS) Landsat dataset for the target ...


32. LBA-ECO CD-04 Logging Damage, km 83 Tower Site, Tapajos National Forest, Brazil [CD04_LOGGING_DAMAGE_1038_1]
This data set contains the results of a survey of logging damage in a 18 ha plot (300 m N-S, 600 m E-W) east (upwind) of the eddy flux tower at km 83, Tapajos National Forest, Para, Brazil. Data collected ...


33. LBA-ECO CD-34 Landsat Fractional Land Cover Analysis, Manaus, Brazil: 2004-2005 [CD34_AMAZON_LANDSAT_1176_1]
This data set provides the results of fractional land cover analysis for nonphotosynthetic vegetation (NPV) from two Landsat images of Manaus, Brazil, for October 14, 2004, and for July 29, 2005. ...


34. LBA-ECO LC-05 Biomass and Soil Properties of Fragmented Forests, Amazonas, Brazil [LC05_BDFF_BIOMASS_SOILS_1040_1]
This data set reports (1) total aboveground dry biomass based on detailed estimates of all live and dead plant material, (2) results from repeated surveys of aboveground biomass allowing the calculation ...


35. LBA-ECO LC-13 GIS Coverages of Logged Areas, Cauaxi, Para, Brazil: 1996, 1998 [LC13CAUAXI_890_1]
This data set contains GIS coverage constructed from measurements taken of four logged areas in Cauaxi, Para, Brazil. Logged areas were selectively harvested either using conventional logging techniques ...


36. LBA-ECO LC-13 GIS Coverages of Logged Areas, Tapajos Forest, Para, Brazil: 1996, 1998 [LC13TAPAJOS_893_1]
This data set contains GIS coverages constructed from measurements taken of logged areas in the Tapajos National Forest region of Para, Brazil in 1996 and 1998 (Asner et al., 2004). Coverages include ...


37. LBA-ECO LC-22 Post-deforestation Land Use, Mato Grosso, Brazil: 2001-2005 [LC22_POST_DEFORESTATION_LULC_1099_1]
This data set provides (1) areal estimates of deforestation events (>25 ha) that were identified from 2001-2004 in Mato Grosso by the Brazilian Institute for Space Research (INPE) as part of the Program ...


38. LBA-ECO LC-24 Cadastral Property Map of Uruara, Para, Brazil: ca.1975 [LC24_CADASTRAL_MAP_PARA_1042_1]
This data set contains a shapefile of a digitized map of the land parcel information of the original properties of the Uruara colonization site, Para, Brazil, acquired from the Instituto de Colonizacao ...


39. LBA-ECO LC-24 Historical Roads of the Legal Amazon: 1968-1993 [LC24_HISTORICAL_ROADS_AMAZON_1043_1]
This data set contains ESRI shapefiles of historical roads (basin-wide federal and state roads) in nine Brazilian states for the Legal Amazon: Amazonas, Para, Acre, Rondonia, Roraima, Tocantins, Amapa, ...


40. LBA-ECO LC-24 Landsat ETM+ Forest Cover Classification, Uruara, Para, Brazil: 1999 [LC24_ETM_DEFORESTATION_MAP_1054_1]
This data set contains a 1999 Landsat ETM+ mosaic image land of cover classification showing forested and deforestation areas in Uruara, Para, Brazil. This image may be overlain with the cadastral ...


41. LBA-ECO ND-04 Secondary Forest Carbon and Nutrient Stocks, Central Amazonia, Brazil [ND04_C_NUTRIENT_STOCKS_1069_1]
This data set reports the carbon and nutrient stocks of above-ground vegetation and soil pools at three locations where post-pasture secondary forest recovery ranged from 0 to 14 years since abandonment. ...


42. LBA-ECO ND-11 Regeneration in Undisturbed and Logged Forests, NW Mato Grosso, Brazil [ND11_REGENERATION_965_1]
This data set reports the results of field surveys to determine: regeneration diversity and size distribution of plants in primary undisturbed forest; and regeneration diversity and size distribution ...


43. LBA-ECO TG-07 Soil Trace Gas Flux and Root Mortality, Tapajos National Forest [LBA_TG07_STGFARM_924_1]
This data set reports the results of an experiment that tested the short-term effects of root mortality on the soil-atmosphere fluxes of nitrous oxide, nitric oxide, methane, and carbon dioxide in ...


44. Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2): Global Human Influence Index (HII) Dataset (IGHP) [CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP2_HII_IGHP_2.0]
The Global Human Influence Index Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2) is a global dataset of 1-kilometer grid cells, created from nine global data layers covering human ...


45. 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2000_2000.00]
The 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is an exploratory effort to construct an index that measures the ability of a nation's economy to achieve sustainable development, with the ...


46. Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) Collection of Treaty Texts [CIESIN_SEDAC_ENTRI_TEXTS_COL_1.0]
The Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) Collection of Treaty Texts consists of environmental treaty texts compiled in collaboration with the Columbia University Center for International ...


47. China Dimensions Data Collection: China County-Level Data on Population (Census) and Agriculture, Keyed to 1:1M GIS Map [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_CTY_POPAG_GIS_1.0]
China County-Level Data on Population (Census) and Agriculture, Keyed To 1:1M GIS Map consists of census, agricultural economic, and boundary data for the administrative regions of China for 1990. ...


48. China Dimensions Data Collection: Fundamental GIS: Digital Chart of China, 1:1M, Version 1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_FUNDGIS_1.0]
Fundamental GIS: Digital Chart of China, 1:1M, Version 1 consists of vector maps of China and surrounding areas. The maps include roads, railroads, drainage systems, contours, populated places, ...


49. China Dimensions Data Collection: Priority Programme for China's Agenda 21 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_AGENDA21_1.0]
Priority Programme for China's Agenda 21 consists of full-text program descriptions supporting China's economic and social development. The descriptions represent 69 programs covering legislation, ...


50. 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2001_2001.00]
The 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) utilizes a refined methodology based on the 2000 Pilot ESI effort, to construct an index covering 122 countries that measures the overall progress ...


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