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1. Alpine3D simulations of future climate scenarios CH2014 [ch2014_1]
# Overview The CH2014-Impacts initiative is a concerted national effort to describe impacts of climate change in Switzerland quantitatively, drawing on the scientific resources available in Switzerland ...


2. Antarctic sea-ice freshwater fluxes associated with freezing, transport, and melting [10-16904-8_1]
This data set provides estimates of annual fresh water fluxes related to sea-ice formation from ocean freezing and snow-ice formation, sea-ice melting, lateral transport of sea ice in the Southern ...


3. Biogeochemical data from a transplantation experiment of monolith soil turfs along an altitudinal gradient to simulate climate change scenarios [mountland-jura_1]
Silvopastoral systems are highly productive and combine long-term wood production with annual provision of forage for livestock. In the Swiss Jura Mountains these systems are a key component of the ...


4. European Snow Booklet – an Inventory of Snow Measurements in Europe [european-snow-booklet_1.0]
The European Snow Booklet (ESB) is a book of reference for snow measurements that has been produced through collaboration with many European snow practitioners and snow scientists in the framework ...


5. Forest Type NFI [forest-type-nfi_2016 (current)]
This dataset presents an remote sensing based approach for a countrywide mapping of broadleaved and coniferous trees in Switzerland with a spatial resolution of 3 m x 3 m. The data available is a ...


6. High Mountain Asia GFDL FLOR Modeled Extreme Precipitation Indices V001 [HMA_Precip_FLOR_1]
This data set features seven standard annual mean extreme precipitation indices: Rx1day, Rx5day, CWD, R10mm, R20mm, R95pTOT, and R99pTOT. They were selected on the basis of potential relevance to ...


7. Hillshade for Vegetation Height Model NFI [hillshade-for-vegetation-height-model-nfi_2016 (current)]
Hillshade of the digital surface model (DSM), calculated from digital aerial stereo images. The image data was acquired by the Federal Office of Topography swisstopo. The resolution of the DSM is ...


8. History of wetlands in Switzerland since 1850 [history-of-wetlands-in-switzerland-since-1850_1.0]
Naturally, large parts of the Swiss Plateau are characterised by wetlands and meandering rivers. That this is no longer the case today is the result of centuries of efforts to obtain dry land. But ...


9. Relationship between physical forest characteristics, visual attractiveness and perception of ecosystem services in urban forests [wml_bilderstudie_1.0]
This questionnaire survey was conducted as an online survey and aimed at investigating the relationship between physical forest characteristics, visual attractiveness of forest and the perception ...


10. Seilaplan [seilaplan_2.0]
Cable-based technologies have been a backbone for harvesting on steep slopes. The layout of a single cable road is challenging because one must identify intermediate support locations and heights ...


11. Snow Depth Mapping [snow-depth-mapping_1.0]
The available datasets are snow depth maps with a spatial resolution of 2m generated from image matching of ADS 80/100 data. Image acquisition took place at peak of winter (time when the thickest ...


12. Snow water equivalent for reference date April 1 for Wägital catchment, starting 1943 [snow-water-equivalent-for-wagital-catchment-starting-1943_1.0]
Total water reserves of the snow cover [mio m3] for Wägital catchment, Switzerland, for reference date April 1. Data is separated in 2 height zones 900m-1500m asl and 1500m-2300m asl. Time period ...


13. TRAMM project - experimental hydrological and hydrogeological dataset of a landslide prone hillslope. Rufiberg, Switzerland [10-16904-5_1]
Rufiberg is a pre-alpine meadow site in Switzerland where shallow landslides have been observed after past intense rain storms. In order to assess the triggering mechanisms of these landslides, a ...


14. TRAMM project Ruedlingen experimental landslide dataset, Switzerland [10-16904-4_1]
A landslide testsite dataset related to pore water pressure perturbations on the stability of unsaturated silty sand slopes leading to the initiation and propagation of the shear deformations and ...


15. Torymus sinensis local and regional early population dynamics in the Insubrian and Piedmont regions [torymus-sinensis-population-evolution-from-arrival-to-biocontrol_1.0]
This dataset contains the population evolution of a pest and its biocontrol agent in terms of presence proportion at gall level and absolute number of insects. The study area extends from the Cuneo ...


16. Tree measurements 2002-2016 from the long-term irrigation experiment Pfynwald, Switzerland [pfynwald_2016]
To study the performance of mature Scots pine (_Pinus sylvestris_ L.) under chronic drought conditions in comparison to their immediate physiological response to drought release, a controlled long-term ...


17. Vegetation Height Model NFI [vegetation-height-model-nfi_2016 (current)]
A national vegetation height model was calculated for Switzerland using digital aerial images. We used the stereo aerial images acquired by the Federal Office of Topography swisstopo using the ADS80 ...


18. ABoVE: Climate Drivers of Pan-Arctic Tundra Vegetation Productivity, 1982-2015 [Seasonality_Tundra_Vegetation_1606_1]
This dataset provides a summary of potential climate drivers of Arctic tundra vegetation productivity that have been compiled for growing seasons from 1982 to 2015. The scale of interest is the entire ...


19. ABoVE: Dall Sheep Lamb Recruitment and Climate Data, Alaska and NW Canada, 2000-2015 [Dall_Sheep_Population_Dynamics_1640_1]
This dataset contains estimated annual average Dall sheep (Ovis dalli dalli) lamb-to-ewe ratios for each year from 2000-2015 across the full species range in Alaska and Northwestern Canada. Sheep ...


20. ABoVE: Last Day of Spring Snow, Alaska, USA, and Yukon Territory, Canada, 2000-2016 [Last_Day_Spring_Snow_1528_1]
This dataset provides the last day of spring snow cover for most of Alaska and the Yukon Territory for 2000 through 2016. The data are based on the MODIS daily snow cover fraction product (MODSCAG) ...


21. AirMOSS: L4 Modeled Volumetric Root Zone Soil Moisture, 2012-2015 [AirMOSS_L4_RZ_Soil_Moisture_1421_1]
This data set provides hourly gridded soil moisture estimates derived from hydrologic modeling at nine AirMOSS sites across North America. The AirMOSS L4 RZSM product represents a temporal interpolation ...


22. Annual wildland fire emissions (WFEIS v0.5) for Conterminous US and Alaska, 2001-2013 [CMS_WFEIS_CONUS-AK_1306_1]
This data set contains annual modeled estimates of wildland fire emissions at 0.01 degree (~1-km) spatial resolution from the Wildland Fire Emissions Information System (WFEIS v0.5) for the conterminous ...


23. Arctic Vegetation Plots in Willow Communities, North Slope, Alaska, 1997 [Willow_Veg_Plots_1368_1]
This data set provides environmental, soil, and vegetation data collected in July and August 1997 from 85 study plots in willow shrub communities located along a north-south transect from the Brooks ...


24. BOREAS AES Canadian Hourly and Daily Surface Meteorological Data, R1 [boreas_aeshrday_235_2]
This data set contains hourly and daily meteorological data from 23 meteorological stations across Canada from January 1975 to January 1997. The surface meteorology parameters include: date, time, ...


25. CARVE: Daily Thaw State of Boreal and Arctic Alaska from AMSR-E and SSM/I, 2003-2014 [CARVE_Land_Thaw_State_1383_1.1]
This data set provides daily 10 km resolution maps of the Alaskan and Arctic Boreal land surface state as either frozen, melting, or thawed. These data are generated from passive microwave radiometer ...


26. CARVE: L1 In-situ Carbon and CH4 Flux and Meteorology at EC Towers, Alaska, 2011-2015 [CARVE_L1_Ground_Flux_1424_1]
This data set provides ground in situ flux and meteorological science data from fixed instruments at three eddy covariance tower sites located in the Alaskan Arctic tundra. Real and gap-filled observations ...


27. CMS: Fire Weather Indices for Interior Alaska, 2001-2010 [CMS_Fire_Weather_Data_AK_1509_1]
This dataset provides daily fire weather indices for interior Alaska during the active fire seasons from 2001 to 2010. Data are gridded at 60-m resolution. The active fire season is defined as May ...


28. CMS: MODIS GPP, fPAR, and SST, and ENSO Index, Baja California, Mexico, 2000-2013 [CMS_SST_GPP_Mexico_1310_1]
This data set provides data for MODIS-derived (1) gross primary productivity (GPP) for the years 2000-2010, (2) fraction of photosynthetically active radiation (fPAR) for the years 2003-2013, (3) ...


29. Establishing the Chronology and Histories of Accumulation and Ice Dynamics for the WAIS Divide Core [USAP-0944197_1]
This award supports a project to help to establish the depth-age chronology and the histories of accumulation and ice dynamics for the WAIS Divide ice core. The depth-age relationship and the histories ...


30. Geoecology: County-Level Environmental Data for the United States, 1941-1981 [geoecology_R1_656_1]
The Geoecology database is a compilation of environmental data for the period 1941 to 1981. The Geoecology database contains selected data on terrain and soils, water resources, forestry, vegetation, ...


31. Global Peatland Carbon Balance and Land Use Change CO2 Emissions Through the Holocene [Peatland_carbon_balance_1382_1]
This data set provides a time series of global peatland carbon balance and carbon dioxide emissions from land use change throughout the Holocene (the past 11,000 yrs). Global peatland carbon balance ...


32. High Mountain Asia TRMM-derived 3B42 Extreme Precipitation Indices V001 [HMA_Precip_3B42_1]
This data set features seven standard annual mean extreme precipitation indices: Rx1day, Rx5day, CWD, R10mm, R20mm, R95pTOT, and R99pTOT. They were selected on the basis of potential relevance to ...


33. ISLSCP II Global Sea Ice Concentration [ISLSCP_SEA_ICE_EXTENT_981_1]
This International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project (ISLSCP) Initiative II data set, ISLSCP II Global Sea Ice Concentration, is based on the Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) Sea Ice Concentrations ...


34. IceBridge ATM L1B Elevation and Return Strength V002 [ILATM1B_2]
This data set contains spot elevation measurements of Arctic and Antarctic sea ice, and Greenland, Antarctic Peninsula, and West Antarctic region ice surface acquired using the NASA Airborne Topographic ...


35. IceBridge ATM L2 Icessn Elevation, Slope, and Roughness V002 [ILATM2_2]
This data set contains resampled and smoothed elevation measurements of Arctic and Antarctic sea ice, and Greenland, Antarctic Peninsula, and West Antarctic region land ice surface acquired using ...


36. IceBridge BedMachine Greenland V003 [IDBMG4_3]
This data set contains a bed topography/bathymetry map of Greenland based on mass conservation, multi-beam data, and other techniques. It also includes surface elevation and ice thickness data, as ...


37. IceBridge Narrow Swath ATM L1B Elevation and Return Strength V002 [ILNSA1B_2]
This data set contains spot elevation measurements of Greenland, Arctic, and Antarctic sea ice acquired using the NASA Airborne Topographic Mapper (ATM) narrow-swath instrumentation. The data were ...


38. LBA-ECO CD-05 Soil VWC and Meteorology, Rainfall Exclusion, Tapajos National Forest [CD05_MICROMET_1169_1]
This data set reports soil moisture expressed as volumetric water content (VWC), daily precipitation, air temperature, relative humidity, and dew point measurements conducted at the Seca Floresta ...


39. LBA-ECO LC-14 Root Biomass and Phenology, km 67 Site, Para, Brazil: 2001 [LC14_SURFACE_ROOTS_PHENOLOGY_1268_1]
This data set contains biomass estimates for coarse roots measured on the forest floor and measurements of fine root growth down to 2-m depth at the km 67 Rainfall Exclusion Experiment site, Tapajos ...


40. Lund-Potsdam-Jena Wetland Hydrology and Methane DGV Model (LPJ-WHyMe v1.3.1) [LPJ-WHYME_v1-3-1_1150_1]
This model product provides the Fortran 77 source code for the Lund-Potsdam-Jena (LPJ) Wetland Hydrology and Methane Dynamic Global Vegetation Model (LPJ-WHyMe v1.3.1), auxiliary C++ routines, ASCII ...


41. Pre-ABoVE: Ground-penetrating Radar Measurements of ALT on the Alaska North Slope [ReSALT_ALT_GPR_1265_1]
This data set includes estimates of permafrost Active Layer Thickness (ALT; cm), and calculated uncertainties, derived using a ground-penetrating radar (GPR) system in the field in August 2014 near ...


42. Soil Moisture Visualizer [AirMOSS_Soil_Moist_Visualizer_1366_1]
The goal of the Soil Moisture Visualizer (SMV) is to bring together multiple sources of soil moisture data available for North America into a single platform for visualization and download. The visualizer ...


43. Southern Oscillation Index [SOE_southern_oscillation_index]
INDICATOR DEFINITION The Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) is calculated from the monthly or seasonal fluctuations in the air pressure difference between Tahiti and Darwin. TYPE OF INDICATOR There ...


44. Recent changes in the semiannual oscillation in the sub-Antarctic and their connections with cyclone variability [ASAC_1124]
The basic data used in this project is the (US) National Centers for Environmental Prediction global reanalysis data set, and we have used the area south of 30S. Two primary data sets have come from ...


45. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: 2004 Environmental Vulnerability Index (EVI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_2004EVI_2004.00]
The 2004 Environmental Vulnerability Index (EVI) portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains 111 variables for 235 countries and territories. This index ...


46. 7 year oxygen isotope results from samples taken on Antarctic Plateau traverse, 1984 [oxygen-isotopes-plateau-1984]
A total of nine stations were sampled for oxygen isotopes during the 1984 spring traverse to the Antarctic Plateau. The aim of this program was to take a number of samples from a core or a pit, at ...


47. Chemical concentrations of trace ions at the Mill Island ice core site [AAS_1236_MillIs_IceCore_TraceIon_Chem]
This is a trace ion chemical record from Mill Island (65o33'10"S, 100o47'06"E) 120m ice core. The ice core was drilled in January 2010 using the intermediate-depth ice core drill (ECLIPSE ice coring ...


48. Pine Island Glacier (Antarctica) velocities from Landsat7 images between 2001 and 2011 [pine_island_glacier_vel]
Velocities for the Pine Island Glacier are derived using correlation analysis, using the IMCORR software package (Scambos and others, 1992) modified as discussed in Warner and Roberts (2013), applied ...


49. USGS JECAM Canada South Nation [USGS_JECAM_Canada_South_Nation]
Joint Experiment for Crop Assessment and Monitoring The overarching goal of JECAM is to reach a convergence of approaches, develop monitoring and reporting protocols and best practices for a variety ...


50. Atlas of Extratropical Storm Tracks, 1961-1998 [GISS_STORM_TRACK_1]
[Source: NASA/GISS] Extratropical storms directly effect the environment and economy throughout the mid-latitudes, greatly impacting the lives of billions of people on a daily basis. This on-line ...


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