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1. DBFmeta: A tool to help document DBF files [USGS_DBFmeta]
DBFmeta is a software tool designed to facilitate the documentation of data contained in DBF files. These data files are increasingly common because they are used to store attributes of geographic ...


2. The GIS Weasel - An Interface for the Development of Spatial Parameters for Physical Process Modeling [USGS_GIS_WEASEL]
GIS Weasel is a software system designed to aid users in preparing spatial information as input to lumped and distributed parameter environmental simulation models (ESMs). The GIS Weasel provides ...


3. CEOS MISSION, INSTRUMENTS AND MEASUREMENTS DATABASE ONLINE [CEOS_MIM]
This database is updated annually based on a survey of CEOS member space agencies and has a number of applications. - Information sharing in support of the coordination of future Earth observation ...


4. UNSATCHEM - Software Package for Simulating Water, Heat, Carbon Dioxide and Solute Movement in One-Dimensional Variably Saturated Media [USDA_ARS_UNSATCHEM]
UNSATCHEM is a software package for simulating water, heat, carbon dioxide and solute movement in one-dimensional variably saturated media. The software consists of the UNSCHEM (version 2.0) computer ...


5. USDA's Soil Data Viewer [USDA-SDV]
The Soil Data Viewer is a tool built as an extension to ArcView that allows you to easily create soil-based thematic maps. Soil Data Viewer shields users and applications from the complexity of the ...


6. WATSUIT Model: Predicts the Salinity, Sodicity, and Toxic-Solute Concentration [USDA_ARS_WATSUIT]
WASUIT is a computer program which predicts the salinity, sodicity, and the toxic-solute concentration of the soil-water within a simulated crop root zone resulting from the use of a particular ...


7. STANMOD Model (STudio of ANalytical MODels) [USDA_ARS_STANMOD]
STANMOD (STudio of ANalytical MODels) is a Windows based computer software package for evaluating solute transport in porous media using analytical solutions of the convection-dispersion solute transport ...


8. Soil Temperature and Moisture Model [USDA_ARS_STM2]
The Soil Temperature and Moisture Model model predicts the soil temperature and moisture conditions based on very limited user inputs. The input requirements are: 1. A general soil characterization ...


9. Solar Calc: Estimating Hourly Incoming Solar Radiation from Limited Meteorological Data [USDA_ARS_SolarCalc]
Two major properties which determine weed seed germination are soil temperature and moisture content. Incident radiation is the primary variable controlling energy input to the soil system and thereby ...


10. Nearest Neighbor Soil Water Retention Estimator [USDA_ARS_kNearest]
The k-nearest neighbor (k-NN) technique is a non-parametric technique that can be used to make predictions of discrete (class-type) as well as continuous variables. The k-NN technique and many of ...


11. Nitrogen Decision Aid [USDA_ARS_NDA]
The Nitrogen Decision Aid is a computerized program that predicts the amount of N mineralized from planting to side-dress or 5-leaf growth-stage. By applying just enough N-fertilizer to reach the ...


12. Nitrogen Index Tool [USDA_ARS_NIT]
The effectiveness of nitrogen fertilizer in maximizing agricultural production and increasing economic returns for farmers has led to its widespread use. However, when this element is applied to a ...


13. The Unidata UDUNITS Package [UNIDATA_UDUNITS]
The UDUNITS package supports units of physical quantities. Its C library provides for arithmetic manipulation of units and for conversion of numeric values between compatible units. The package contains ...


14. Ncview - A netCDF Visual Browser [UCSD_Ncview]
Ncview is a visual browser for netCDF format files. Typically you would use ncview to get a quick and easy, push-button look at your netCDF files. You can view simple movies of the data, view along ...


15. PyNGL - A Python Interface for Scientific Visualization and Data Analysis [UCAR_PyNGL]
PyNGL, a python package for scientific visualization and data analysis and PyNIO, a Python package supporting access to a variety of data formats using an interface modelled on netCDF.


16. Timesearcher: Visual Exploration of Time-Series Data [timesearcher]
Widespread interest in discovering features and trends in time- series has generated a need for tools that support interactive exploration. We have built a prototype environment for interactive querying ...


17. User-Friendly Desktop GIS [uDIG]
User-friendly Desktop Internet GIS (uDig) is an open source spatial data viewer/editor, with special emphasis on the OpenGIS standards for internet GIS, the Web Map Server and Web Feature ...


18. Visualization and Analysis Platform for Ocean, Atmosphere, and Solar Researchers (VAPOR) [UCAR_VAPOR]
VAPOR is the Visualization and Analysis Platform for Ocean, Atmosphere, and Solar Researchers. VAPOR provides an interactive 3D visualization environment that can also produce animations and still ...


19. Environmental Policy Integrated Climate (EPIC) Model [TAMU_EPIC]
The Environmental Policy Integrated Climate (EPIC) model is a cropping systems model that was developed to estimate soil productivity as affected by erosion as part of the Soil and Water Resources ...


20. SWRC Fit - Scientific Statistical Tool for Hydrologist [swrcfit]
The soil hydraulic parameters for analyzing water movement in variably saturated soil can be determined by fittig soil hydraulic model to a soil water retention curve. SWRC Fit performs nonlinear ...


21. smartEditor [smartEditor]
smartEditor is a web based editor to easily create and update ISO19115/19119 metadata documents on geospatial data sets, services, series and applications and many more resources. This tool provides ...


22. SERVIR-Viz 3-D Visualization Tool [SERVIR_VIZ3D]   PARENT METADATA
SERVIR-Viz is a customized version of NASA's free, open-source, web-enabled, 3D earth exploration tool known as WorldWind. As with other mapping browsers such as Google Earth, SERVIR-Viz allows users ...


23. Shapefile Coordinate Transformation Utility [SHPTRANS]
The Shapefile Coordinate Transformation Utility (SHPTRANS) is a fast, high-precision GIS projection utility which reads and writes shapefiles and supports Canadian NTv2 datum transformation along ...


24. Simple Map Client [SimpleMapClient]
Simple Map Client is a Java application which allows for browsing of Open Geospatial Consortium's (OGC) Web Mapping Service (WMS) servers.


25. Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation [RUSLE]
Research on soil erosion and its effect on agricultural productivity started in 1930s. During 1940 and 1956, research scientists began to develop a quantitative procedure for estimating soil loss ...


26. SCIRun - Problem Solving Environment (PSE) for Modeling, Simulation and Visualization of Scientific Problems [SCIRun]
SCIRun is a Problem Solving Environment (PSE), for modeling, simulation and visualization of scientific problems. SCIRun now includes the biomedical components formally released as BioPSE, as well ...


27. ConceptVISTA: An Ontology Creation and Visualization Tool [PSU_GEOG_CONCEPT_VISTA]
ConceptVISTA, an ontology creation and visualization tool developed by researchers at the GeoVISTA Center, allows users to define and link concepts and resources pertaining to a conceptual domain. ...


28. Forages Decision Support Tool [psu_forages]
The forage industry is the major agricultural enterprise in Pennsylvania and in the northeastern United States. Nearly 60% ($1.9 billion) of the total cash receipts from the sale of agricultural products ...


29. GeoViz Toolkit [PSU_GEOG_GeoViz_Toolkit]
The GeoViz Toolkit was developed from work conducted at the GeoVISTA Center at The Pennsylvania State University. To find out more about this program go to GeoVISTA Studio. These tools were developed ...


30. Python implementation of the Data Access Protocol (pyDAP) [pyDAP]
Pydap is a pure Python library implementing the Data Access Protocol, also known as DODS or OPeNDAP. You can use Pydap as a client to access hundreds of scientific datasets in a transparent and efficient ...


31. Quantum GIS [QGIS]
Quantum GIS (QGIS) is a user friendly Open Source Geographic Information System (GIS) licensed under the GNU General Public License. QGIS is an official project of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation ...


32. The Exploratory Spatio-Temporal Analysis Toolkit (ESTAT) [PSU_GEOG_ESTAT]
The Exploratory Spatio-Temporal Analysis Toolkit (ESTAT), which has been developed by the GeoVISTA Center is a toolkit that provides user-friendly, open-source software designed to support exploratory ...


33. PRUNE: An application for viewing, editing and converting coordinate data from GPS systems [PRUNE]
Prune is an application for viewing, editing and converting coordinate data from GPS systems. Basically it's a tool to let you play with your GPS data after you get home from your trip. It can load ...


34. PSPP - Program for Statistical Analysis of Sampled Data [PSPP]
Program for Statistical Analysis of Sampled Data (PSPP) is a program for statistical analysis of sampled data. It is particularly suited to the analysis and manipulation of very large data sets. In ...


35. PostGIS: Geographic Objects for PostgreSQL [POSTGIS]
PostGIS adds support for geographic objects to the PostgreSQL object-relational database. In effect, PostGIS "spatially enables" the PostgreSQL server, allowing it to be used as a backend spatial ...


36. PLATO - Preservation Planning Tool [Plato]
The planning tool Plato is a decision support tool that implements a solid preservation planning process and integrates services for content characterisation, preservation action and automatic object ...


37. OneMercury - A DataONE Search Tool for Scientific Data [onemercury]
The OneMercury search tool allows users to search environmental science and Earth observational data sets through a distributed framework. The search tool is based on Mercury, a Web-based system to ...


38. Open Geographic Datastore Interface [OGDI]
Open Geographic Datastore Interface (OGDI) is an application programming interface (API) that uses a standardized access methods to work in conjunction with GIS software packages (the application) ...


39. Open Layers GIS [OpenLayers]
OpenLayers makes it easy to put a dynamic map in any web page. It can display map tiles, vector data and markers loaded from any source. OpenLayers has been developed to further the use of geographic ...


40. OpenEV: Software Library and Application for Viewing and Analyzing Raster and Vector Geospatial Data [OpenEV]
OpenEV is a a software library and application for viewing and analyzing raster and vector geospatial data. OpenEV is distributed as part of the FWTools package for Windows and Linux, which includes ...


41. OrbisGIS - A GIS Application Dedicated to Scientific Spatial Simulation [OrbisGIS]
OrbisGIS is a cross-platform open-source Geographic Information System (GIS) created by research and for research. It is leaded by CNRS within the French Lab-STICC laboratory (DECIDE team of Vannes) ...


42. ParaView: Parallel Visualization Application [ParaView]
ParaView is an open-source, multi-platform application designed to visualize data sets of size varying from small to very large. The goals of the ParaView project include the following: -Develop ...


43. CCSM Climatological Land Data Model (dlnd6) [NCAR_DLND6]
The Climatological Data Land Model (dlnd) functions as the land component in a CCSM configuration. The dlnd land component interacts with the coupler just like any land model would, but it is not ...


44. MIG Editor - A Geographical Metadata Editor [migeditor]
The MIG Editor is a geographical metadata editor that implements a subset of the 19115, 19119 and 19139 ISO formats. Based in the Portuguese Metadata Profile and INSPIRE requirements.


45. MonoGIS: A Complete GIS for the Mono Platform [monoGIS]
The aim of the present monoGIS project is to implement a complete GIS system on top of the new, industry-proven mono platform. Instead of the many other approaches, which try to build ...


46. Morpho: Data Management for Ecologists [Morpho]
Morpho is a data management tool for ecologists. It was created to provide an easy-to-use, cross-platform application for accessing and manipulating metadata (e.g. documentation) and data (both locally ...


47. MyMetaMaker [MyMetaMaker]
MyMetaMaker is an easy-to-use web-form which will help authors to produce and integrate correct MetaData to their documents as easily as possible. This will improve the web-visibility of these documents ...


48. The Model Coupling Toolkit (MCT) [Model-Coupling-Toolkit]
Over the past decade, the field of scientific simulation has embraced--or had to come to terms with--parallel computing to achieve high performance on the commodity microprocessor-based ...


49. ncISO - Tools that Facilitates the Generation of ISO 19115-2 Metadata from Data in NetCDF [ncISO]
ncISO is a package of tools that facilitates the generation of ISO 19115-2 metadata from NetCDF data sources stored in a THREDDS data server (TDS) catalog. There are currently two tools available, ...


50. Kvwmap: Web GIS Client and Server [kvwmap]
Kvwmap is an open source WebGIS application with integrated applications of specialized bowls. This Framework was originally developed at the University of Rostock, first as pure information system. ...


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