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China Dimensions Data Collection: Fundamental GIS: Digital Chart of China, 1:1M, Version 1
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_FUNDGIS_1.0


Summary
Abstract: China Dimensions Data Collection: Fundamental GIS: Digital Chart of China, 1:1M, Version 1 consists of vector maps of China and surrounding areas. The maps include roads, railroads, drainage systems, contours, populated places, and urbanized areas for China proper, as well as for China and neighboring countries. The maps are at a scale of one to one million (1:1M). This data set is produced in collaboration with the University of Washington as part of the China in Time and Space (CITAS) project and the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).

Purpose: To provide fundamental GIS maps of China, and neighboring countries and regions.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 54.0   S: 18.0   E: 135.0   W: 73.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: China in Time and Space - CITAS - University of Washington, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN
Dataset Title: China Dimensions Data Collection: Fundamental GIS: Digital Chart of China, 1:1M, Version 1
Dataset Release Date: 1996-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.0
Dataset DOI: 10.7927/H4QC01D2
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H4QC01D2
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 1990-01-01
Platform
MODELS
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints The University of Washington China in Time and Space (CITAS) and Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York hold the copyright of this data set. Users are prohibited from any commercial, non-free resale, or redistribution without explicit written permission from CITAS and CIESIN. Users should acknowledge CITAS and CIESIN as the source used in the creation of any reports, publications, new data sets, derived products, or services resulting from the use of this data set. CITAS and CIESIN also request reprints of any publications and notification of any redistributing efforts.
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: +1 845-365-8920
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
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:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: New York
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Publications/References
United States Department of Agriculture Extension Research Service - USDA/ERS, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN (1996-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), China Dimensions Data Collection: Agricultural Statistics of the People's Republic of China: 1949-1990, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:10.7927/H4RB72JW, https://doi.org/10.7927/H4RB72JW
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1996-01-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-05


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