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LBA Regional Potential Vegetation, 5-min (Ramankutty and Foley)
Entry ID: lba_pot_vege_684_1


Summary
Abstract: The data set consists of a subset for the study area of the Large Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia (LBA) in South America (i.e., longitude 85 deg to 30 deg W, latitude 25 deg S to 10 deg N) of the 5-min resolution Global Potential Vegetation data set developed by Navin Ramankutty and Jon Foley at the University of Wisconsin. Data are available in both ASCII GRID and binary image file formats.The original map was derived at a 5-min resolution and contains natural vegetation classified into 15 types.
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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: Ramankutty, N., and J.A. Foley. 2002. LBA Regional Potential Vegetation, 5-min (Ramankutty and Foley). ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/684
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1900-01-01
Stop Date: 1992-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
NOT APPLICABLE
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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