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1. Development of Fluvioglacial Landforms in the Larsemann Hills, Eastern Antarctica [ASAC_570]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 570 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: The Larsemann Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land, Antarctica, ...


2. Gerry E. Studds Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary [CZM_nms]
Under the National Marine Sanctuaries Act (also known as Title III of the Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act of 1972), as amended, the Secretary of Commerce is authorized to designate ...


3. Marine Mammal Protection Act [CZM_mmpa]
Under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), the Secretary of Commerce is responsible for ensuring the protection of cetaceans (whales, porpoises, and dolphins) and pinnipeds (seals and sea lions; ...


4. National Park Service [CZM_nps]
National Park Services Organic Act creates the National Park Service (the Service) within the Department of the Interior. The Service is charged with promoting and regulating the use of federal areas ...


5. National Wildlife Refuge System [CZM_nwr]
This section of law consolidates the authorities relating to the various categories of areas administered by the Secretary of the Interior for the conservation of fish and wildlife by designating ...


6. Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) [CZM_rcra]
Authorities: 42 U.S.C. �� 6901 et seq.: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act; 40 CFR 265: Solid Waste; M.G.L. c. 21C, �� 4, 6 and M.G.L. c. 21E: Hazardous Waste Management Act; 31 CMR 30.000: Hazardous ...


7. Wildlife Management Areas/Natural Heritage Areas [CZM_moris_wma_nha_poly]
These data show the locations of the Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife 'Wildlife Management Areas' (WMA) and 'Natural Heritage Areas' (NHA). All WMA and NHA are derived from the Massachusetts ...


8. Disease, Parasite, and Immunological Study of Birds Through Blood and Feces Samples in the Netherlands and Norway [IPY-NL-birdhealth-Loonen-samples]
Blood (plasma, red blood cells and blood smears) and feces samples of birds collected during IPY to study diseases, parasites and immunological parameters. The data set is collected as part of IPY-project ...


9. Maryland Mapping Resource Guide [CGIS_MMRG]
The Maryland Mapping Resource Guide (MMRG) provides users with an easy, convenient way to search and retrieve contact information for Maryland State Geographic Information Coordinating ...


10. Spatial Distribution of the Baldwin and Barton Beach Rorippa subumbellata populations: A preliminary survey [BBR_Survey]
In an attempt to preserve as well as expand the existing populations of Rorippa subumbellata (Tahoe Yellow cress) located within and surrounding the exclosures at Baldwin Beach, modification and expansion ...


11. A Nature Characterization Map of Flanders [INC_NCMF]
The Nature Characterization Map of Flanders is a collection of all available geographic information at the regional level that is considered relevant for nature conservation. The purpose of the map ...


12. 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 ...


13. 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 ...


14. 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2002_2002.00]
The 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) measures overall progress toward environmental sustainability for 142 countries based on environmental systems, stresses, human vulnerability, social ...


15. 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2005_2005.00]
The 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability, developed for 146 countries. The index provides a composite profile of national ...


16. 2008 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2008_2008.00]
The 2008 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) centers on two broad environmental protection objectives: (1) reducing environmental stresses on human health, and (2) promoting ecosystem vitality ...


17. 2010 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2010_2010.00]
The 2010 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 163 countries on environmental performance based on twenty-five indicators grouped within ten core policy categories addressing environmental health, ...


18. 2012 Environmental Performance Index and Pilot Trend Environmental Performance Index [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2012_2012.00]
The 2012 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 132 countries on 22 performance indicators in the following 10 policy categories: environmental burden of disease, water (effects on human health), ...


19. 2014 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2014_2014.00]
The 2014 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 178 countries on 20 performance indicators in the following 9 policy categories: health impacts, air quality, water and sanitation, water resources, ...


20. A CD snapshot of Heard Island data from 1901-2002 held by the AADC [Heard_data_snapshot_1901-2002]
The CD was produced by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre for distribution to Heard Island expeditioners in the 2003/2004 season. The CD contained all publicly available data held by the Australian ...


21. A Directory of Illinois Nature Preserves [IGDNR_NATPRES]
This data set depicts the nature preserves of Illinois, digitized from USGS 7.5 minute quadrangles. A nature preserve is an area of land or water in public or private ownership that is ...


22. Adjusted Human Water Security Threat [geodata_2222]
Rivers maintain unique biotic resources and provide critical water supplies to people. The Earth's limited supplies of fresh water and irreplaceable biodiversity are vulnerable to human mismanagement ...


23. African Elephant Specialist Group (AfESG) African Elephant Database [AEDd0001_155]
Summary of AfESG Protected Areas "This dataset is part of the African Elephant Database (AED), which is the most up-to-date ...


24. 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 ...


25. Aliens in Antarctica - General Visitor Survey and Visitor Clothing Survey data [Aliens_in_Antarctica_survey_data]   PARENT METADATA
In principle all Antarctic visitors in the 2007/2008 southern summer season received a questionnaire called the General Visitor Survey (GVS) about previous use of their clothing and other equipment, ...


26. Aliens in Antarctica - Seed Identifications data [Aliens_in_Antarctica_seed_identifications]   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 file lists ...


27. Aliens in Antarctica - project to study exotic species and visitors in the Antarctic [ASAC_2904]   CHILD METADATA
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2904 See the link below for public details on this project. International Polar Year (IPY) Aliens in Antarctica will assess the threat of humans ...


28. Aliens in Antarctica Project - Inspection of fresh food for alien propagules [ASAC_2904_Food]   PARENT METADATA
International Polar Year (IPY) Aliens in Antarctica project aims to identify human-mediated pathways for alien propagules into the Antarctic ecosystem (www.aliensinantarctica.aq). As part of this ...


29. Aliens in Antarctica tourist and scientist numbers [Aliens_in_Ant_Visitor_Numbers]   PARENT METADATA
One Excel worksheet is provided. This contains estimates of the number of scientists (including their support personnel) landing at ice-free locations in Antarctica. Estimates were derived from station ...


30. Amphibian Studies in the Bighorn Crags, Salmon River Mountains, Idaho, 1994-2011 [USGS_FRESC_BighornCrags_Amphibians]
ABSTRACT: Data are contained in two Microsoft Excel spreadsheets (archived in comma delimited formats) that describe abiotic and biotic study site characteristics in water bodies of the Bighorn Crags, ...


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


32. 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, ...


33. 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, ...


34. 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, ...


35. 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, ...


36. 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 ...


37. Behavioral observations, blood and fecal samples taken from Adelie penguins at Shell Glacier and Cape Crozier to detect the impact of human disturbance [K027_2003_2006_NZ_1]
Long term studies of the impacts of human disturbance on adelie penguins using a range of key behavioural, ecological and physiological measures are required to establish logical management regimes ...


38. CODATA Catalog of Roads Data Sets, Version 1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_GROADS_CCRDSv1_1.0]
The CODATA Catalog of Roads Data Sets, Version 1 contains 367 entries describing national-level road network data sets for 147 countries and four entries describing global data sets. It was produced ...


39. Canadian Conservation Areas Database (CCAD) [Canada_GeoGratis_CCAD]
Due to the work and commitment from many regional agencies to establish conservation and protected areas, a framework is required to allow national analysis and reporting on these efforts. The Canadian ...


40. Canadian Museum of Nature - Fish Collection [Canada_CMN_CMNFishCollection]   CHILD METADATA
This digital database contains all fish records held at the Canadian Museum of Nature and collected from Canada and the United States as well as from associated marine water masses such as the Atlantic, ...


41. Canadian Museum of Nature - Fish Collection (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.CMN_FISHCOLLECTION]   PARENT METADATA
This digital database contains an OBIS formatted version of all fish records held at the Canadian Museum of Nature and collected from Canada and the United States as well as from associated marine ...


42. Caribbean Marine Protected Areas Manager Database [CEP_CAmPAM]
Created by Environmental Solutions International (ESI) in co-ordination with CEP's SPAW Programme and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, this database contains information on Marine Protected ...


43. Casco Bay Estuary Partnership Monitoring Programs [gomc_99]   CHILD METADATA
Casco Bay Estuary Partnership is working to protect and restore the Casco Bay ecosystem and watershed while sustaining compatible human uses. The stakeholder-developed "Casco Bay Plan" ...


44. Chesapeake Bay Program [epa_cbprogram]   CHILD METADATA
EPAs Chesapeake Bay Program Office coordinates the goals of the Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) with the other offices located in EPA's regional office in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The CBP is a unique ...


45. Claimed Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) [geodata_0279]
The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) is an international agreement that sets conditions and limits on the use and exploitation of the oceans. This Convention also sets the ...


46. Climate, Land Use, and Environmental Sensitivity (CLUES) [USGS_CLUES]
Vegetation changes caused by climatic variations and/or land use may have large impacts on forests, agriculture, rangelands, natural ecosystems, and endangered species. Climate modeling studies indicate ...


47. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Complete Collection, Version 1.1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_COMPLETE_V11_1.1]
The Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections, Version 1.1 contains 426 indicators for 239 countries from five major environmental sustainability indicator efforts: the 2006 ...


48. Conservation Areas for birds requiring forestland [KDFWR_speciesinfo_for_bird_coarse2]
Conservation Areas for birds requiring forestland. the purpose of the dataset is to locate important areas for State and Tribal Wildlife Grants Program.


49. Conservation and Management Science of Marine Mammals [ASAC_2941]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) project 2941. This project replaced project 2301 after 2006-2007 (ASAC_2301). Public This work addresses Australian Government marine mammal conservation, ...


50. Conservation of Arctic Flora & Fauna (CAFF) [ARNd0132_103]
When the Ministers of the Arctic countries adapted the Arctic Environmental Protection Strategy (AEPS) in 1991, they signalled out habitat conservation as an area for special attention. Consequently ...


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