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LBA Regional Wetlands Data Set, 1-Degree (Matthews and Fung)
Entry ID: lba_giss_688_1

Abstract: This data set is a subset of a global database compiled by Matthews and Fung (1987) on the distribution and environmental characteristics of natural wetlands. The global database was developed to evaluate the role of wetlands in the annual emission of methane from terrestrial sources. This subset was created for the study area of the Large Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia (LBA) in South America.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 10.0   S: -25.0   E: -30.0   W: -85.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Matthews, E.G., and I. Fung. 2003. LBA Regional Wetlands Data Set, 1-Degree (Matthews and Fung). ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1971-01-01
Stop Date: 1982-01-01
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15