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PALSAR Global mosaic and Forest/Non-forest 25m
Entry ID: ALOS_PALSAR_Global_Mosaic_Forest_Non-forest_25m_Latest Version


Summary
Abstract: Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, JAXA, has produced the 4 year-25m spacing global PALSAR mosaics, that Advanced Land Observing Satellite (ALOS)/ Phased array Type L-band SAR (PALSAR) collected globally from 2007 to 2010 using the accurate SAR processing1,2,3). JAXA also produced the first version of the 10m spaced global forest/non-forest map experimentally 2010 4,5). This time, we have ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: JAXA-EORC
Dataset Title: ALOS PALSAR Global mosaic and Forest/Non-forest 50m
Dataset Release Date: 2014-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: JAXA-EORC, Japan
Dataset Publisher: JAXA-EORC
Version: Latest Version
Dataset Editor: JAXA-EORC
Data Presentation Form: Binary
Online Resource: http://www.eorc.jaxa.jp/ALOS/en/palsar_fnf/fnf_index.htm
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2006-05-15
Stop Date: 2011-04-22
Quality This map was validated within the accuracy of 90% in comparison with three types of the ground truth data.
Access Constraints GEOSS Data-CORE dataset
?The GEOSS Data Collection of Open Resources for Everyone (GEOSS Data-CORE) is a distributed pool of documented datasets with full and open unrestricted access at no more than the cost of reproduction and distribution?
Use Constraints It is prohibited to re-distribute the PALSAR mosaic and FNF data as is that users download at http://www.eorc.jaxa.jp/ALOS/en/palsar_fnf/data/index.htm. However, users can use the PALSAR mosaic and FNF data as is for research and publish thesis or research report, and modify the PALSAR mosaic and FNF data and publish or re-distribute such modified data. In such cases, data source shall be ... View entire text
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Earth Observation Research Center, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.eorc.jaxa.jp/en/index.html

Data Center Personnel
Name: JAXA EORC ALOS-GR
Email: aproject at jaxa.jp
Contact Address:
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
Earth Observation Research Center
Country: Japan
Distribution
Distribution Media: None
Distribution Format: On-line
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Email: R-rd at restec.or.jp
Contact Address:
TOKYU REIT TORANOMON BLDG.,3F 3-17-1, TORANOMON
City: MINATO-KU
Province or State: Tokyo
Postal Code: 105-0001
Country: Japan
Publications/References
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-01-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-16


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