IUCN/UNEP World Database On Protected Areas
Entry ID: GLCF_WDPA

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Summary
Abstract: This dataset contains GIS layers of protected areas that were produced by the
World Conservation Union (IUCN) and the United Nations Environment Programme
(UNEP). The 2003 dataset includes protected areas recognized at the
international and national levels. Data are provided as ESRI Shapefiles by
points or polygons.
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Description: IUCN/UNEP World Database On Protected Areas.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: World Conservation Union and UNEP-World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Dataset Title: IUCN/UNEP World Database On Protected Areas
Dataset Release Date: 2004
Dataset Publisher: University of Maryland
Data Presentation Form: GIS layers
Online Resource: http://glcfapp.umiacs.umd.edu:8080/esdi/index.jsp
Use Constraints For Non-Commercial Use Only.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Global Land Cover Facility, University of Maryland Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://glcf.umd.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MARK L. CARROLL
Phone: 301-405-7093
Fax: 301-314-9658
Email: markc at umiacs.umd.edu
Contact Address:
3332 A.V. Williams Bldg
University of Maryland
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20742
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: Shapefile
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-01-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-06-11
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