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Last of the Wild Project, Version 3 (LWP-3): 2009 Human Footprint, 2018 Release
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP3_HF_2009_2018.00


Summary
Abstract: The 2009 Human Footprint, 2018 Release provides a global map of the cumulative human pressure on the environment in 2009, at a spatial resolution of ~1 km. The human pressure is measured using eight variables including built-up environments, population density, electric power infrastructure, crop lands, pasture lands, roads, railways, and navigable waterways. The data set is produced by Venter et.al., and is available in the Mollweide projection.

Purpose: To provide a map of cumulative human pressure on the environment in 2009.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 89.9   S: -65.25   E: 180.0   W: -179.99

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Venter, O., E. W. Sanderson, A. Magrach, J. R. Allan, J. Beher, K. R. Jones, H. P. Possingham, W. F. Laurance, P. Wood, B. M. Fekete, M. A. Levy, and J. E. Watson
Dataset Title: Last of the Wild Project, Version 3 (LWP-3): 2009 Human Footprint, 2018 Release
Dataset Release Date: 2018-08-10T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 2018.00
Dataset DOI: 10.7927/H46T0JQ4
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H46T0JQ4
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-01-01
Stop Date: 2009-12-31
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MODELS
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Users are free to use, copy, distribute, transmit, and adapt the work for commercial and non-commercial purposes, without restriction, as long as clear attribution of the source is provided.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SEDAC USER SERVICES
Phone: 845-365-8920
Fax: 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
CIESIN, Columbia University, 61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: +1 845-365-8988
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: metadata at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
CIESIN, Columbia University, 61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Venter, O., E. W. Sanderson, A. Magrach, J. R. Allan, J. Beher, K. R. Jones, H. P. Possingham, W. F. Laurance, P. Wood, B. M. Fekete, M. A. Levy, and J. E. Watson (20180810-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), Last of the Wild Project, Version 3 (LWP-3): 1993 Human Footprint, 2018 Release, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:10.7927/H4H9938Z, https://doi.org/10.7927/H4H9938Z
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2019-04-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-17


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