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1. 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 ...


2. 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 ...


3. 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 ...


4. 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 ...


5. 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 ...


6. 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 ...


7. 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 ...


8. 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 ...


9. A Global 1x1 Degree Distribution of Atmospheric-Soil CO2 Consumption by Continental Weathering and Riverine HCO3 Yield, CDIAC/DB1012 [CDIAC_DB1012]
This database (DB-1012) contains estimates of the net flux of atmospheric-soil carbon dioxide (CO2) produced by the Amiotte Sucjet and Probst model(1993) and the associated bicarbonate river flux ...


10. Advanced Solid-state Array Spectroradiometer (ASAS) [asas]
The Advanced Solid-state Array Spectroradiometer (ASAS) data collection contains data collected by the ASAS sensor flown aboard NASA aircraft. A fundamental use of ASAS data is to characterize and ...


11. Aerial Photographs (from AMES Pilot Land Data System); USGS EDC, Sioux Falls [EARTH_LAND_USGS_AMES_AIR_PHOTOS]
The aerial photography inventoried by the Pilot Land Data System (PLDS) at NASA AMES Research Center has been transferred to the USGS EROS Data Center. The photos were obtained from cameras mounted ...


12. AfSIS Climate Collection: Essential Climate Variable (ECV) Soil Moisture, 2014 Release [CIESIN_AfSIS_CLIMATE_ECV2014]
The Africa Soil Information Service (AfSIS) Climate Collection's Essential Climate Variable (ECV) Soil Moisture data set contains rasters with the following calculations: time series average, time ...


13. AfSIS Climate Collection: Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM), January 2014 Release [CIESIN_AfSIS_CLIMATE_TRMM201401]
The Africa Soil Information Service (AfSIS) Climate Collection's Tropical Rainfall Measurement Mission (TRMM) data set contains rasters with the following calculations: time series average, time series ...


14. AfSIS Climate Collection: WorldClim, 2013 Release [CIESIN_AfSIS_CLIMATE_WC2013]
The Africa Soil Information Service (AfSIS) Climate Collection's WorldClim data set contains rasters with the following calculations: time series average for BIO1 temperature as well as time series ...


15. Airborne-SAR Remote Sensing in Canada [CANEMRCCRSAIR_SAR]
The synthetic aperture radar (SAR) is in service on board a Convair 580 aircraft. Operating at C and X bands, the C/X-SAR is a sensor developed for use by the research and development community. ...


16. Airborne/MEIS Images [CANNRCANCCRSAFIMEIS]
MEIS is a high-resolution multispectral electro-optical imaging sensor that was originally developed by the Canada Centre for Remote Sensing (CCRS). It is complimented by a DS 1260 MSS sensor (digital ...


17. Alaskan Geologic Field Notebooks; USGS, Anchorage [EARTH_CRUST_USGS_AK_NOTEBOOKS1]
These notebooks are the original field records of geologic observations made by USGS geologists working in Alaska. They contain field stations, sample numbers, rock types and descriptions, terrain ...


18. Analysis Products on Cropland [NRCS_NRI_SotL_CROPLAND]
The maps using data from the preliminary 1997 NRI for croplands deal with a variety of areas. These areas range from specific cultivated croplands, to erosion on cropland and changes in cropland. ...


19. Analysis Products on Water Quality [NRCS_NRI_SotL_WATER_QUALITY]
All of the maps, figures and tables for NRI's water quality are taken from publications. Many of the publications discuss the use of fertilizer, pesticide, or manure. Several of the maps are taken ...


20. Antarctic ice sheet history and stability: baseline palaeoclimate research on the Pagodroma Group, Prince Charles Mountains. [ASAC_1220]
Detailed sedimentary information and palaeontological samples were collected from Battye Glacier Formation, of the Pagodroma Group in the Prince Charles Mountains, an area where little information ...


21. 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 ...


22. 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 ...


23. Baseline and Historic Depositional Rates and Lead Concentrations, Floodplain Sediments, Lower Coeur d'Alene River, Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1211]
Lead-rich sediments, containing at least 1000 ppm of lead (Pb), and derived mainly from discarded mill tailings in the Coeur d'Alene mining region, cover about 60 km2 of the 80-km2 floor of the main ...


24. Bolivia GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2Bolivia]
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 ...


25. Brazil GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2Brazil]
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 ...


26. Buried Bedrock Surface of Illinois [IGDNR_BEDTOPO]
The Buried Bedrock Surface of Illinois map represents the first revision of the bedrock topography map since the second edition was published by the Illinois State Geological Survey (Horberg, 1957). ...


27. CDBS 2.0, Daily Climate from the USDA National Water and Climate Center [USDA0142]
This dataset supports NRCS resource conservation activities nationwide. This includes wetlands determinations, soil erosion, water quality, grazing lands, chemical run-off and many other applications. ...


28. CV - 580 Airborne-SAR, Canada [CANADA_CCRS_CV-580Airborne-SAR]
The C/X-SAR can provide imagery of all classes of terrain, ocean, or ice scenes. The imagery can be compared easily with mapped information. It is possible to monitor natural resources (agriculture, ...


29. Canadian Coastal Information System (CIS) [CANEMRCCRSCIS]
The Coastal Information System contains detailed information about the geomorphic form and the material composition of the coastal features for segments along the coast. These segments ...


30. Central Database of the Research Network Forschungsverbund Agraroekosysteme Muenchen [GSF-FAM_DB]
In 1990 agricultural production at the research farm of Scheyern, Germany, Bavaria, was changed from conventional methods to an integrated and ecological cultivation. Since that time about several ...


31. Channel-Morphology Data for the Tongue River and Selected Tributaries, Southeastern Montana, 2001-02 [USGS_OFR_2004_1260]
Coal-bed methane exploration and production have begun within the Tongue River watershed in southeastern Montana. The development of coal-bed methane requires production of large volumes of ground ...


32. Chemistry of Stream Sediments and Surface Waters in New England [USGS_OFR_2004_1026]
This online publication portrays regional data for pH, alkalinity, and specific conductance for stream waters and a multi-element geochemical dataset for stream sediments collected in the New England ...


33. Chile GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2Chile]
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 ...


34. 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, ...


35. Coastal Monitoring Data, Arctic and Eastern Canada and Selected Lakes [CANEMRCCRSCSS]
This data set consists of information on the location, date and results of repeated survey profiles and cliff edge measurements at coastal sites in Atlantic and Arctic Canada. Period of ...


36. Coastal Video Surveys, Arctic and Atlantic Canada and the Queen Charlotte Islands [Canada_GSC_EastArcCoastVidSurv]
This data set is part of a large inventory of more than 9,000 km of aerial oblique coastal video coverage of Arctic and Atlantic Canada including Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward ...


37. Colombia GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2Colombia]
Building on the success of previous radar data programs, GlobeSAR-2 is a four-year geomatics technology transfer program that is focused on the use of RADARSAT for improved natural resource management ...


38. 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 ...


39. Compost/Erosion Research in Iowa [Iowa_CERDP]
As a follow-up to the Iowa Groundwater Protection Act of 1987, lawmakers passed further legislation in 1989 to stem the growth of landfills and improve solid waste ...


40. Conservation Reserve Program Database [USDA0428]
The "Conservation Reserve Program Database" provides information on U.S. lands undergoing conservation treatments. Data include number of contracts enrolled by fiscal year and sign-up period; average ...


41. Costa Rica GlobeSar2 Radarsat Data [Canada_CCRS_Globesar2CostaRica]
Building on the success of previous radar data programs, GlobeSAR2 is a three-year geomatics technology transfer program focused on the use of RADARSAT for improved natural resource management in ...


42. Crop Residue Decomposition as Affected by Soil Erosion and Tillage, USDA-ARS [USDA.ARS.CPCRC.ResidueDecomp]
This data set is a result of a study to determine the rates of different crop residue decomposition (clover and wheat), under two different cropping regimes (grain sorghum plots with: no till and ...


43. Crop Residue Management Survey (Survey of Crops by Tillage) [USDA0187]
The purpose of this dataset is to provide the most up-to-date tillage information available. It is a database that contains 3,092 records that include information on common tillage practices (i.e. ...


44. Digital Soils Databases for the United States (SSURGO,STATSGO,and NATSGO) from USDA/SCS [USDA_SCS_DIGITAL_SOILS]
The Soil Conservation Service (SCS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has established three digital soil geographic data bases representing different intensities of soil mapping for the ...


45. 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 ...


46. Eastern Cordillera NATMAP Project in Southern Alberta, Canada [Canada_GSC_EastCordNATMAP]
The Eastern Cordillera NATMAP project re-maps the bedrock and Quaternary geology along the eastern edge of the Cordillera in southern Alberta. It is creating a new broad-ranging, digitial geoscience ...


47. Environmental Atlas of the Beaufort Coastlands, Canada [Canada_GSC_EnvAtlasBeaufortCoas]
The Environmental Atlas of the Beaufort Coastlands has been prepared by staff of the Geological Survey of Canada in collaboration with several external agencies, including Environment Canada, Fisheries ...


48. Environmental Hazards and Mud Volcanoes in Romania [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01208]   PARENT METADATA
Romania, an eastern European country, is severely affected by a variety of natural hazards. These include frequent earthquakes, floods, landslides, soil erosion, and drought all of which have major ...


49. Erosional Landforms [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01217]   PARENT METADATA
The hydrologic system, which includes all possible paths of motion of Earth's near-surface fluids including air and water, is largely responsible for the variety of landforms found on the continents. ...


50. Estimating Landslide Losses - Preliminary Results of a Seven-State Pilot Project [USGS_OFR_2006_1032]
In 2001, the U.S. Geological Survey Landslide Hazards Program provided funding for seven State geological surveys to report on the status of landslide investigation strategies in each of their States, ...


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