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1. BOREAS TGB-07 Ambient Air Herbicide and Organochlorine Concentration Data [BOREAS_TGB7AAHO_389_1]
Contains herbicide and organic chlorine concentrations in ambient air samples for TGB-07 in the SSA.


2. BOREAS TGB-07 Dry Deposition Herbicide and Organochlorine Flux Data [BOREAS_TGB7DDHO_390_1]
Contains herbicide and organic chlorine fluxes in dry deposition samples for TGB-07 in the SSA.


3. BOREAS TGB-07 Rainwater Herbicide and Organochlorine Concentration Data [BOREAS_TGB7RWHO_391_1]
Contains 1993 and 1994 herbicide concentrations in rain samples for TGB-07 in the SSA.


4. CMS: Atmospheric CO2 and C Isotopes, Fossil Fuel Contributions, California, 2014-2015 [Atmospheric_CO2_California_1641_1]
This dataset provides measurements of atmospheric CO2 concentrations, carbon isotopes d13C and D14C, and fossil fuel CO2 (ffCO2) estimates from nine observation sites in California over three month-long ...


5. CMS: Atmospheric Methane Concentrations and Prior Emissions, Boston, MA, 2012-2014 [CMS_Methane_Emissions_Boston_1291_1]
This data set provides average hourly measured, modeled enhancements, and background methane (CH4) concentrations, atmospheric ethane (C2H6) measurements, prior CH4 flux fields by sector, and a spatial ...


6. CMS: CO2 Emissions from Fossil Fuels Combustion, ACES Inventory for Northeastern USA [CMS_Carbon_Emissions_NE_US_1501_1]
This dataset provides estimates of annual and hourly carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the combustion of fossil fuels (FF) for 13 states across the Northeastern United States. The Anthropogenic ...


7. CMS: CO2 Signals Estimated for Fossil Fuel Emissions and Biosphere Flux, California [CMS_WRF_Footprints_CO2_Signals_1381_1]
This data set provides estimated CO2 emission signals for 16 regions (air quality basins) in California, USA, during the individual months of November 2010 and May 2011. The CO2 signals were predicted ...


8. Global N Cycle: Fluxes and N2O Mixing Ratios Originating from Human Activity [global_n_cycle_797_1]
Nitrogen is a major nutrient in terrestrial ecosystems and an important catalyst in tropospheric photochemistry. Over the last century human activities have dramatically increased inputs of reactive ...


9. ISLSCP II Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Fossil Fuels, Cement, and Gas Flaring [ISLSCP_CO2_EMISSIONS_1021_1]
This data set contains decadal (1950, 1960, 1970, 1980, 1990 and 1995) estimates of gridded fossil-fuel emissions, expressed in 1,000 metric tons C per year per one degree latitude by one degree longitude. ...


10. LBA-ECO CD-11 Biophysical Measurements of Logged and Fire-Treated Forests, Brazil [CD11_FOREST_DEGRADATION_1118_1]
This data set reports the results of vegetation field surveys that measured tree height and diameter at breast height (DBH) in defined size classes at three study sites -- Santarem, Para; Paragominas, ...


11. LBA-ECO LC-02 Forest Flammability Data, Catuaba Experimental Farm, Acre, Brazil: 1998 [LC02_FOREST_FLAMMABILITY_ACRE_1089_1]
This data set provides the results of controlled burns conducted to assess the flammability of mature forests on the Catuaba Experimental Farm of the Federal University of Acre - Rio Branco, Acre, ...


12. NACP MCI: CO2 Emissions Inventory, Upper Midwest Region, USA., 2007 [NACP_MCI_CO2_INVENTORY_1205_1]
This data set provides a bottom-up CO2 emissions inventory for the mid-continent region of the United States for the year 2007. The study was undertaken as part of the North American Carbon Program ...


13. NACP North American 8-km Net Ecosystem Exchange and Component Fluxes, 2004 [NACP_MODELED_NEE_NEP_FLUXES_1203_1]
This data set provides modeled carbon flux estimates at 8-km spatial resolution over North America for the year 2004 of (1) net ecosystem exchange (NEE) of carbon dioxide (CO2), (2) net ecosystem ...


14. Nitrogen Deposition onto the United States and Western Europe [global_clim_nitrogen_730_1]
This data set contains data for wet and dry nitrogen-species deposition for the United States and Western Europe. Deposition data were acquired directly from monitoring programs in the United States ...


15. Remote Sensing Data Before and After California Rim and King Forest Fires, 2010-2015 [King_Rim_Fire_Analysis_1288_1]
This data set provides high-resolution surface reflectance, thermal imagery, burn severity metrics, and LiDAR-derived structural measures of forested areas in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California, ...


16. SAFARI 2000 1-Degree Estimates of Burned Biomass, Area, and Emissions, 2000 [s2k_one_deg_biomass_754_1]
A new method is used to generate spatial estimates of monthly averaged biomass burned area and spatial and temporal estimates of trace gas and aerosol emissions from open fires in southern Africa. ...


17. SAFARI 2000 Biomass Burning Emissions, Selected Sites, Dry Season 2000 [s2k_burn_emissions_752_1]
Biomass burning is a major source for gaseous and particulate atmospheric pollution over southern Africa and globally. The purpose of this study was to quantify biomass burning emissions in an attempt ...


18. SAFARI 2000 Emissions Estimates, MODIS Burned Area Product, Dry Season 2000 [s2k_modis_emissions_758_1]
The recently generated MODIS burned area product over southern Africa for the month of September 2000 was used to calculate regional biomass burning emissions from grassland and woodland fires for ...


19. SAFARI 2000 Gas Emissions from Biofuel Use and Production, September 2000 [s2k_biofuel_emiss_753_1]
Domestic biomass fuels (biofuels) are estimated to be the second largest source of carbon emissions from global biomass burning. Wood and charcoal provide approximately 90% and 10% of domestic energy ...


20. SAFARI 2000 Global Burned Area Map, 1-km, Southern Africa, 2000 [s2k_spot_veg_burn_790_1]
The Global Burned Area 2000 initiative (GBA2000) was launched by the Global Vegetation Mapping Unit of the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission, in partnership with several other institutions, ...


21. SAFARI 2000 MODIS 500-m Burned Area Products, Southern Africa, Dry Season 2000 [s2k_modis_burned_796_1]
The SAFARI 2000 project was selected as the first regional test for a prototype regional 500 m MODIS burned area product. The MODIS burned area product maps the 500 m location and approximate day ...


22. SAFARI 2000 Pre- and Post-fire Reflectance near Kaoma, Zambia, Dry Season 2000 [s2k_pre_post_fire_757_1]
The main goal of this study was to analyze the possibility of estimating combustion completeness based on fire-induced spectral reflectance changes of surface features by the development of relationships ...


23. Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2010 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_2010_2010.00]
The Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2011 Release is a composite index for 174 countries derived from the average of four proximity-to-target indicators for eco-region protection (weighted ...


24. Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2011 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_2011_2011.00]
The Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2011 Release is a composite index for 174 countries derived from the average of four proximity-to-target indicators for eco-region protection (weighted ...


25. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2012 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI12_2012.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2012 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


26. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2013 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI13_2013.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2013 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


27. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2014 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI14_2014.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2014 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


28. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2015 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI15_2015.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2015 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


29. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2016 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI16_2016.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2016 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


30. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2017 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI17_2017.00]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2017 Release, is produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) as selection criteria for funding eligibility. ...


31. Population Exposure Estimates in Proximity to Nuclear Power Plants, Country-Level Aggregates [CIESIN_SEDAC_ENERGY_NPPCLA_1.0]
The Population Exposure Estimates in Proximity to Nuclear Power Plants, Country-Level Aggregates data set consists of country-level estimates of total, urban, and rural populations and land area, ...


32. Band pattern data from Desulfobacula-group specific DGGE for the SRE4 experiment [SRE4_desulfobaculaDGGE]   PARENT METADATA
Samples are from the SRE4 experiment - an in situ experiment to determine fate and effects of different types of oils in the Antarctic marine environment. For details see: Powell S.M., Snape I., ...


33. Chemical assessment during cleanup of the Thala Valley tip site, Casey Station, 2002/2003-2003/2004 [TVcleanup_2002-2004]   CHILD METADATA
Chemical assessment data for selected heavy metals determined for the abandoned waste disposal site at Thala Valley, Casey Station, over two seasons (pre- and during cleanup). 2002-03 summer: assessment ...


34. Quarry Operations at Australian Antarctic Stations [SOE_quarry_operations]
INDICATOR DEFINITION This indicator records the amount rock extracted and crushed for infrastructure needs at Casey, Davis and Mawson stations. Included are some details of the blast burden and pattern. ...


35. Thala Valley Tip Site GIS Dataset [thala_tip_gis]
The Thala Valley Tip Site GIS dataset mapped from January 2001 aerial photography. The dataset includes watercourse, waterhole, breakline, spot height, contour, embankment, rock, sea ice, snow, tide ...


36. Toxicity of sediment spiked with Thala Valley Tip Fines to the Temperate Heart Urchin Echinocardium cordatum [toxicity_tipfines_echinocardium]   PARENT METADATA
This data set describes the toxicity of marine sediment spiked with contaminated soil from Thala Valley tip site at Casey. The temperate heart urchin species Echinocardium cordatum was exposed for ...


37. Uptake of heavy metals from copper and lead spiked sediments by Echinocardium cordatum [uptake_metals_echinocardium]   PARENT METADATA
This data set describes the concentrations of copper, lead and iron in the calcareous tests of heart urchins that were exposed to spiked sediments for 60 days. Porewater is the water extracted from ...


38. IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database, Version 2.01 [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_OBSERVED_AR5_2.01]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database, Version 2.01 contains observed responses to climate change across a wide range ...


39. IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_OBSERVED_1.0]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database contains observed responses to climate change across a wide range of systems ...


40. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment and recolonisation of soft-sediment infauna. [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE1]
The effect of location, depth and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a pilot experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Two locations were used, ...


41. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment of soft-sediment infauna (Mar 1998 - Feb 1999). [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE2]
The effect of location and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in field experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Four locations were used, a polluted ...


42. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of heavy metal and hydrocarbon contaminated sediment on the recruitment of soft-sediment infauna. [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE3]
The effects of hyrdocarbon and heavy metal contamination of marine sediments on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a field experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Three ...


43. A manipulative field experiment examining the recruitment of mobile epifauna to hard-substratum at potentially impacted and control locations. [ASAC_2201_Casey_tiles_1_mobile]
The recruitment of mobile epifauna on hard-substratum was examined in a field experiment using tiles. A total of 160 tiles were deployed at five locations, with 32 tiles at each location, arranged ...


44. A manipulative field experiment examining the recruitment of sessile epifauna to hard-substratum at potentially impacted and control locations. [ASAC_2201_Casey_tiles_1_sessile]
The recruitment of epifauna (sessile and mobile) on hard-substratum was examined in a field experiment using tiles. A total of 160 tiles were deployed at five locations, with 32 tiles at each location, ...


45. American Shad Riverine Habitat Requirements [BRD_LSC_AMERSHAD001]
Field evaluations of existing habitat suitability index (HSI) models for spawning adults, eggs, and larvae of American shad (Alosa sapidissima) were conducted in 1990-1992; initial models for juveniles ...


46. Concentration of heavy metals in marine waters around Casey station - summer 2003/04 [DGT-Heavymetals-Casey03-04]
The concentration of heavy metals in seawater at four sites around Casey was determined via Diffusive Gradients in Thin films (DGT) loggers attached to experimental mesocosms suspended below the sea ...


47. Ground Penetrating Radar data collected at Macquarie Island at the Station, tip and transmitter hut sites [GPR_MACCA_ANARE53]
GPR data collected at Macquarie Island at three locations, at the station area, above the abandoned tip and around the ionosonde hut. The instrument used was Ramac GPR with 250 MHz antennas. The ...


48. Heavy metal content of Paramoera walkeri (Eusiridae, Amphipoda) tissue - Short-term biomonitoring of Thala Valley Tip Clean-up, Casey, Summer 2003/04 [Heavymetals-Gamms-Casey03-04]
The heavy metal content of whole Paramoera walkeri (Eusiridae, Amphipoda) were measured from specimens collected and deployed in experimental mesocosms around Casey station during the summer of 2003/04. ...


49. Macroalgal responses to heavy metals and varying light levels at Casey Station [ASAC_2201_Runcie]   PARENT METADATA
1. In situ chlorophyll fluorescence measurements using pulse amplitude technique (PAM) of macroalga Desmarestia menziesii, assessing adaptation to high light exposure after sea ice breakout, and impact ...


50. Photoquadrat survey of hard substratum assemblages around Casey Station: boulders and boulder fields. [ASAC_2201_Casey_photoquadrats2]
A survey of the epibenthic fauna of hard-substrata was made around Casey Station, using a camera mounted on a frame to take photoquadrats. A nested sampling design was used with several spatial scales. ...


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