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Global Lakes and Wetlands Database (GLWD-2) - Level 2
Entry ID: geodata_1787


Summary
Abstract: Drawing upon a variety of existing maps, data and information, a new Global Lakes and Wetlands Database (GLWD) has been created. Level 2 of the Global Lakes and Wetlands Database (GLWD) comprises the shoreline polygons of permanent open water bodies with a surface area greater equal 0.1 square km, excluding the water bodies contained in GLWD-1.
Related URL
Description: Search and access the data from the UNEP Environmental Data Explorer.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.5   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Global Lakes and Wetlands Database (GLWD-2) - Level 2
Dataset Release Date: 2004-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 9999-01-01
Stop Date: 9999-12-31
Use Constraints Public
Data Center
World Wildlife Fund Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.worldwildlife.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: BERNHARD LEHNER
Email: bernhard.lehner at wwfus.org
Contact Address:
Conservation Science Program
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20037
Country: USA
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Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: geo at unepgrid.ch
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-25


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