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1. PLEIADES 1A 1B Mission [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_894b417ef550dae0db52b508d7fa942c_IDN]
The Pleiades system is an optical observation system with a metric resolution designed to offer a high acquisition capability with a revisit lower than 24 hours to satisfy both civilian and military ...


2. Pine Flatwood - Marsh Ecotone Boundary data for North Florida [brdnwrc0003]
Wildlife preserves and refuges in coastal areas of our nation are slowly being inundated by increasing sea level. Warming of our global environment threatens to speed the rate of sea-level rise and ...


3. Possible Costs Associated with Investigating and Mitigating Some Geologic Hazards in Rural Parts of San Mateo County, California [USGS_OFR_00127]
These susceptibility maps and the cost assessment data allow landowners in rural western San Mateo County to determine if their property is impacted by deep-seated landslide and debris flow hazards ...


4. Quantified Rates of Geomorphic Change on a Modern Carbonate Tidal Flat, Bahamas [RSMAS_GR001]
Comparison of aerial photographs and ultrahigh-resolution remote sensing data reveals changes in the geomorphology of a modern carbonate tidal flat. In the 58 yr between acquisition of the two data ...


5. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) LANDSAT GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF AL (GSA) ANALYSIS V1 [slgsa_1]
The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) Landsat Geological Survey of AL (GSA) Analysis dataset analyzed changes in the coastal shoreline and sedimentation using Landsat GeoTiff ...


6. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) LANDSAT GEOTIFF V1 [slgeo_1]
The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) Landsat Geotiff dataset includes images for sediment redistribution after a hurricane on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico and then creates ...


7. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) MODIS GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF AL (GSA) ANALYSIS V1 [smgsa_1]
The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) MODIS Geological Survey of AL (GSA) Analysis dataset consists of geoTIFF images were analyzed for sediment redistribution after hurricanes ...


8. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) MODIS GEOTIFF V1 [smgeo_1]
The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) MODIS GeoTIFF dataset consists of the set of GeoTIFF images provided to the Geological Survey of Alabama for their analysis. These are seasonal ...


9. Sea Ice in the Belcher Islands, Nunavut, Canada, Version 1 [ELOKA002_1]
This data set contains interviews of three hunters from Sanikiliaq, Belcher Islands, in the territory of Nunavut, Canada. The hunters describe their observations of sea ice conditions around the ...


10. IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_OBSERVED_1.0]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessement Report (AR4) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database contains observed responses to climate change across a wide range of ...


11. LIDAR 2004 Intensity Imagery [lidar_2004_Intense]
Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) is a method of locating objects on the ground using aerial-borne equipment. It is similar to RADAR or SONAR in that the two-way travel time of an energy beam reflected ...


12. New Brunswick Coastal Geomorphology Data Collection [CANEMRCCRSNBCOASTGEO]
The purpose of this database is to provide terrain information of the New Brunswick shoreline. The data types and parameters measured are: bedrock geology, physical, sediment, slope, soils, shore ...


13. Northern California Coastal Circulation Study (NCCCS); San Francisco to Oregon;1986-1989 [SIO_CCS_DATAZOO_NCCCS]
Data Access: "http://www-ccs.ucsd.edu/zoo/" The Northern California Coastal Circulation Study (NCCCS), supported by the Minerals Management Service, is a 5-year physical oceanography program to describe ...


14. Northwestern Panhandle of Florida Coastal Classification Maps - St. Andrew Bay Entrance Channel to Perdido Pass [USGS_OFR_2004_1217]
One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations of pre-storm ground conditions for areas that are designated high-priority because they ...


15. Papua New Guinea Tsunami, July 17, 1998 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01384]   PARENT METADATA
On the evening of Friday July 17, 1998, a magnitude Ms 7.1 earthquake occurred near the northwest coast Papua New Guinea 850 km (510 miles ) northwest of Port Moresby, the capitol of Papua New Guinea ...


16. Recent (1988-1995) Maryland Shorelines with Erosion Rate Attributes [md_SLM]
In 2000, the Maryland Geological Survey (MGS) was awarded a Coastal Zone Management grant to complete the acquisition of a recent (ca. 1990) digital shoreline for the coastal regions of Maryland -- ...


17. River Deltas of the World : a baseline and changes [LSU_ESL_RIVER_DELTAS]
Coincident with the launching of the Earth Observing System is the accumulation of over 21 years of earth observations by the Landsat borne 30m resolution of the multispectral Thematic Mapper. This ...


18. SPOT collection: SPOT 1-2-3-4 MONO [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_0a35c389f44e9aa78aa673f7af7083c2_IDN]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


19. SPOT collection: SPOT 1-2-3-4 MULTI [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_6392c6f3277ec81c447cebf8725f60b0_IDN]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


20. SPOT collection: SPOT 5 - MONO [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_e2ec68aa5dc980130f1d63f6166e1ab5_IDN]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


21. SPOT collection: SPOT 5 - MULTI [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_d17d65fa3320acd16eb9eaa35da36e1c_IDN]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


22. Sediment Deposition and Erosion in South San Francisco Bay, California from 1956 to 2005 [USGS_OFR_2006_1287]
Sediment deposition and erosion in South San Francisco Bay from 1956 to 2005 was studied by comparing bathymetric surveys made in 1956, 1983, and 2005. From 1956 to 1983, the region was erosional. ...


23. Shoreline Change Map Data for Tidewater Maryland [schangevect]
For the coastal regions of Maryland, the Maryland Geological Survey (MGS) has periodically compiled maps depicting shoreline position at several points in time. The most recent compilation -- the ...


24. Solway Firth GDSPDS [Solway_Firth]
Solway Firth GDSPDS (Geo-Information Decision Support Processing and Dissemination System) Database The Solway Firth GDSPDS information website deals with the GDSPDS Technology ...


25. South Texas Coastal Classification Maps - Mansfield Channel to the Rio Grande [USGS_OFR_2006_1133]
The primary purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations of pre-storm ground conditions for areas that are designated high priority because ...


26. Southeastern Louisiana Coastal Classification Maps - Pass Abel to East Timbalier Island [USGS_OFR_2005_1003]
This data set describes a Coastal Classification Map that extends from Pass Abel to East Timbalier Island. One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate ...


27. Southern Maine Beach Profile Monitoring Program [gomc_148]
SUMMARY of 1999 - 2001 data - Moderately and highly developed beaches experienced more change.In geological time, two years cannot be considered a trend. But the first patterns to emerge suggest ...


28. Spatial Patterns of Sediment Accumulation on a Holocene Carbonate Tidal Flat, Northwest Andros Island, Bahamas [RSMAS_GR002]
To characterize spatial patterns of sedimentation and analyze the morphology of part of the modern tidal flats of northwest Andros Island in the Bahamas, this study integrated remote sensing, geographic ...


29. Synthetic Aperture Radar for Coastal Flood Mapping [LSU_ESL_SAR]
Hurricane-induced storm surges, waves, and rain can all contribute to widespread coastal flooding, particularly in low relief areas such as southeast Louisiana. The Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) ...


30. The Coastal and Ocean Resource Economics Program and the Coastal Trends Series;Socieoeconomic Data; NOAA/NOS [NOS00040]
The Coastal and Ocean Resource Economics Program was developed to assist decision-makers in assessing the value of recreational resources in the Nation's coastal and ocean areas. The program develops ...


31. The National Assessment of Shoreline Change: A GIS Compilation of Vector Cliff Edges and Associated Cliff Erosion Data for the California Coast [USGS_OFR_2007_1112]
Introduction: The U.S. Geological Survey has generated a comprehensive data clearinghouse of digital vector cliff edges and associated rates of cliff retreat along the open-ocean California coast. ...


32. 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 ...


33. Tsunamis - General [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01218]   PARENT METADATA
Tsunami is a Japanese word meaning harbor wave. It is a water wave or a series of waves generated by an impulsive vertical displacement of the surface of the ocean or other body of water. This slide ...


34. United States Medium Resolution Digital Vector Shoreline [ORCA_digital_shore]
NOAA's Medium Resolution Digital Vector Shoreline is a high-quality, Geographic Information System-ready, general-use digital vector data set originally created by the Strategic Environmental ...


35. West-Central Florida Coastal Classification Maps - Anclote Key to Venice Inlet [USGS_OFR_2003_227]
This data set describes a Coastal Classification Map that extends from Anclote Key to Venice Inlet. One purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations ...


36. A Coastal Hazards Data Base for the U.S. East Coast, CDIAC NDP-043A [CDIAC_NDP43A]
This data base may be used by raster or vector geographic information systems (GIS) and non-GIS data bases to assess the risk of coastlines to erosion or sea level rise. The data base ...


37. A Coastal Hazards Data Base for the U.S. Gulf Coast, CDIAC NDP-043B [CDIAC_NDP43B]
This Numeric Data Package (NDP) contains a digital database that describes the U.S. Gulf Coast. The database integrates point, line, and polygon data for the U.S. Gulf Coast into 0.25 latitude by ...


38. A Coastal Hazards Data Base for the U.S. West Coast, CDIAC/NDP043C [CDIAC_NDP043C]
[Adapted from the online documentation] The Numeric Data Package (NDP-043C) consists of a digital data base that may be used to identify coastlines along the U.S. West Coast that are at risk to sea-level ...


39. Coastal Classification Atlas: Central Texas Coastal Classification Maps - Aransas Pass to Mansfield Channel [USGS_OFR_2006_1096]
The primary purpose of the USGS National Assessment of Coastal Change Project is to provide accurate representations of pre-storm ground conditions for areas that are designated high priority because ...


40. Coastal Erosion and Wetland Change in Louisiana: Selected USGS Products [USGS-DDS-79]
Louisiana contains 25 percent of the vegetated wetlands and 40 percent of the tidal wetlands in the 48 conterminous States. These critical natural systems are being lost. Louisiana leads the Nation ...


41. Coastal Processes Study at Ocean Beach, San Francisco, CA: Summary of Data Collection 2004-2006 [USGS_OFR_2007_1217]
Ocean Beach in San Francisco, California, contains a persistent erosional section in the shadow of the San Francisco ebb tidal delta and south of Sloat Boulevard that threatens valuable public infrastructure ...


42. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1020]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) in Maryland and Virginia. The CVI ...


43. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) to Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1064]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) in North Carolina. The CVI ranks ...


44. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cumberland Island National Seashore (Cuis) To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2004_1196]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Cumberland Island National Seashore in Georgia. The CVI ranks the following ...


45. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Gulf Islands To Sea-Level Rise [USGS_OFR_2003_108]
A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map the relative vulnerability of the coast to future sea-level rise within Gulf Islands National Seashore (GUIS) in Mississippi and Florida. The CVI ...


46. Coastal Vulnerability to Sea-Level Rise: A Preliminary Database for the U.S. Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf of Mexico Coasts [USGS_DDS-68]
Coastal Changes Due to Sea-Level Rise: One of the most important applied problems in coastal geology today is determining the physical response of the coastline to sea-level rise. Predicting shoreline ...


47. Coastal Wind, Wave and Water Level Data from the Coastal Engineering Data Retrieval System (CEDRS) [USACE_CERC_CEDRS]
The Coastal Engineering Data Retrieval System (CEDRS) is a database of wind, wave and water level data for the coastline of the United States. The CEDRS is made available by the Army ...


48. Database of Recent Tsunami Deposits [USGS_OFR_2010_1172]
This report describes a database of sedimentary characteristics of tsunami deposits derived from published accounts of tsunami deposit investigations conducted shortly after the occurrence of a tsunami. ...


49. Deposition, Erosion, and Bathymetric Change in South San Francisco Bay: 1858-1983 [USGS_OFR_2004_1192]
Since the California Gold Rush of 1849, sediment deposition, erosion, and the bathymetry of South San Francisco Bay have been altered by both natural processes and human activities. Historical hydrographic ...


50. Distribution of Holocene Sediment in Chesapeake Bay [USGS_OFR_2004_1235]
The distribution of sedimentary environments presents the limited domain of deposits from "River Input", the flood tide wedge of "Atlantic Sediment", and the extensive region of indigenous, recycled ...


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