Search Help
Thumbnail Icon Science Keywords > HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS


Refine by Category
 
Refine by Full text

 

1362 Titles Match Your Query
Showing 1 through 50 of 1362 Next
1. Aliens in Antarctica - Seed Identifications data [Aliens_in_Antarctica_seed_identifications]   PARENT METADATA
In the 2007/2008 southern summer season a stratified random selection of travellers to the Antarctic were sampled for propagules on their way to Antarctica or sub-Antarctic islands. This file lists ...


2. Changes in King Penguin numbers at Gadget Gully, Macquarie Island [King_Penguins_at_GG]
Ground counts of King Penguin eggs, chicks, fledglings and adults at Gadget Gully on Macquarie Island (1993-2008 incomplete). Counts were obtained in the field by observers at Gadget gully. The ...


3. Operational Taxonomic Unit (OTU) Microbial Ecotoxicology data from Macquarie Island and Casey Station: TPH, Chemistry and OTU Abundance data [ASAC_1163_Ecotox]
This dataset contains the following information with regards to the Ecotox Project: General location and sampling date metadata. Soil characteristic analysis such as grain size, etc. Full breakdown ...


4. SPOT collection: SPOT 1-2-3-4 MONO [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_0a35c389f44e9aa78aa673f7af7083c2_IDN_1.5]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


5. SPOT collection: SPOT 1-2-3-4 MULTI [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_6392c6f3277ec81c447cebf8725f60b0_IDN_1.5]
SPOT is a medium-resolution (for SPOT 1, 2, 3, 4) or high-resolution (for SPOT 5), optical imaging Earth observation satellite system operating from space. This programme is part of CNES's Earth observation ...


6. Effects of petroleum hydrocarbons to earthworms in laboratory toxicity tests [AAS_4135_Hydrocarbon_Toxicity_Earthworms]
These data are the results of a series of laboratory-based toxicity tests in which earthworms were exposed soils that were spiked with a mixture of hydrocarbon compounds to mimic the existing contamination ...


7. Macquarie Island soil property data - January to March, 2013 [AAS_4135_soil_properties]
Soil cores were collected from numerous locations across the Macquarie Island Isthmus to test the residual toxicity of petroleum hydrocarbons in sub-Antarctic soils.. Replicate samples were collected ...


8. Microfluidic quantitative PCR data for in-situ Macquarie Island Mesocosm assessing the toxicity of residual hydrocarbons. [AAS_4135_Hydrocarbon_Toxicity]
This data set is the product of three high-throughput qPCR dynamic array Fluidigm chips. Data is semi-processed, as Fluidigm software does not allow the export of raw fluorescence data. In-situ ...


9. 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.


10. 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.


11. Casey EPH Fuel Tank Supply Line Leak - Soil samples for TPH analysis [IHIS2684]
The dataset contains a list of the location of sixteen soil samples taken from the vicinity of the Casey EPH fuel tank on the 13/02/2012 and 20/03/2012. Soil samples were taken for Total Petroleum ...


12. Soil Toxicity Assays for Main Power House (MPH) spill site at Casey during the 2005-2006 summer season. [IHAT_CASEY05_06_MPH_SOIL_ECOTOX]
During the 2005-2006 austral summer, an extensive field season was conducted at the MPH site. Soil from the contaminated site was sampled at regular intervals over the course of the summer and an ...


13. 10 year trend of levels of organochlorine pollutants in Antarctic seabirds [ASAC_2357]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2357 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Contaminants like PCBs and DDE have hardly been used Antarctica. ...


14. Bacterial Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Hydrocarbon [UPMBIOCM]
Antarctica is one of the largest and most pristine wilderness areas left on earth. The main human activities in this area are scientific research, tourism and fishing, and all these activities require ...


15. Bilan de Recherches Environnementales et Terrestres [MG4d0001_120]
BRET (Bilan de Recherches Environnementales et Terrestres) est une base de donnees etablie par l'ONE en collaboration avec le CNRE dans le but de dresser un bilan des acquis scientifiques en matiere ...


16. Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay Monitoring [gomc_171]
The Environmental Quality Department (Enquad) is responsible for monitoring and reporting on the water quality impacts of the MWRA sewer system. This includes measuring the quality of treated wastewater ...


17. CNRE Data from Madagascar [mg5d0001_121]
Donnes produites sur des projets financs par des bailleurs de fonds intrnationaux.


18. Dakota County Farmland and Natural Areas Project [MN_Dakota_FNAP]
Dakota County, Minnesota, an area of rapid urbanization south of St. Paul/Minneapolis, recently completed a plan to protect the remaining natural areas and preserve farmland. A major goal of the project ...


19. Denitrification as a Means to Remediate Groundwater Contaminated with Dairy Waste [USDA0401]
Nitrate contamination of groundwater due to dairy waste is a major environmental problem in the United States. In New Mexico the dairy operation has resulted in extensive nitrate contamination of ...


20. Effects of helicopters on Antarctic wildlife [helipenguins]
This study aimed to quantify the effects of helicopter operations on Antarctic wildlife, with an emphasis on determining minimum safe over-flight altitudes and landing distances for a range of species. ...


21. Emission Database for Global Atmospheric Research (EDGAR) [EDGAR_RIVM_Version 3.2]   PARENT METADATA
The EDGAR database is a joint project of RIVM and TNO and stores global inventories of direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions including halocarbons both on ...


22. Emissions of CH4 - from Agriculture (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) [geodata_1156]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


23. Emissions of CO - from All Anthropogenic Sources (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) - geodata_1279 [geodata_1279]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


24. Emissions of CO2 - from All Anthropogenic Sources (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) [geodata_1261]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


25. Emissions of CO2 - from Cement Production (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) [geodata_1264]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


26. EnerGEO Life Cycle Assessment DALY Performances Dataset [d08b7c27-cd08-460c-bdb4-9c2d269c377b]
This dataset provides access to environmental performance of an offshore wind farm over its life time. Maps of environmental performances are provided for a northern European coverage according to ...


27. Environmental monitoring of the atmosphere over the Southern Ocean [ASAC_2239]
The United States Department of Energy - Environmental Measurements Laboratory located in New York City has been monitoring the naturally occurring and man-made radionuclides for the past 40 years ...


28. Fire Products over Nicaragua [IGBP-DIS_FIRE_NICARAGUA]
The Fire Product: Fire Products over Nicaragua was part of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme Data and Information System (IGBP-DIS) Regional Satellite Fire Data Compilation CD-ROM. ...


29. Further investigations of the effects of the Nella Dan oil spill [ASAC_1003]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 1003 Further investigations of the effects of the Nella Dan oil spill on intertidal benthic communities at Macquarie Island: continued recovery ...


30. GIS Datasets for the State of Montana: Environmental Monitoring Sites (Mines, Landfills, Energy Sites, Water Stations, etc.) [MSL_NRIS_ENVIRONMENT]
This collection contains 18 individual datasets pertaining to environ- mental monitoring for the state of Montana. These include the following: -Locations of mines and landfills -Hazardous waste ...


31. Geospatial Data from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources [MD_DNR_GEOSPATIAL]
The GeoSpatial Data Center from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources will allow you to find natural resources related data for use in your Geographic Information Systems (GIS) ...


32. Gerry E. Studds Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary [CZM_nms]
Under the National Marine Sanctuaries Act (also known as Title III of the Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act of 1972), as amended, the Secretary of Commerce is authorized to designate ...


33. Global Fire Monitoring Imagery from NASA and NOAA at the NASA Earth Observatory [NASA_GLOBAL_FIRE]
The global fire monitoring web site at, recently moved to NASA's Earth Observatory "http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/Library/GlobalFire/", provides recent satellite imagery and analysis of data about ...


34. Hazardous Materials Guide [CZM_hmr]
Authorities: 42 U.S.C. �� 6901 et seq.: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act; 40 CFR 265: Solid Waste; M.G.L. c. 21C, �� 4, 6 and M.G.L. c. 21E: Hazardous Waste Management Act; 31 CMR 30.000: Hazardous ...


35. Historical Anthropogenic Emissions 1890-1990, EDGAR-HYDE [EDGAR_RIVM_HYDE_1.3]   PARENT METADATA
An anthropogenic emissions data set has been constructed for CO2, CO, CH4, nonmethane volatile organic compounds (NMVOC), SO2, NOx, N2O, and ...


36. Historical Anthropogenic Emissions 1890-1990, EDGAR-HYDE - EDGAR_HYDE [EDGAR_HYDE_1.3]   PARENT METADATA
An anthropogenic emissions data set has been constructed for CO2, CO, CH4, nonmethane volatile organic compounds (NMVOC), SO2, NOx, N2O, and NH3 spanning the period ...


37. History Database of the Global Environment - HYDE [HYDE]   CHILD METADATA
The first version of this data base originally was set up for testing and validation of the so-called Integrated Model of the Greenhouse Effect (the IMAGE model; see Alcamo, ...


38. In situ chemical oxidisation (ICO) of petroleum hydrocarbons at old Casey Station [ICO_Casey]
In-situ chemical oxidation (ICO) is a remediation technology that involves the addition of chemicals to the substrate that degrade contaminants through oxidation processes. This series of field experiments ...


39. Investigation of evaporation and biodegradation of fuel spills in Antarctica - a chemical approach using GC-FID [fuel_evaporation]
Evaporation Model for hydrocarbon spills. Developed by the Australian Antarctic Division to simulate fractionation of Special Antarctic Blend (SAB) and other diesel range fuels during evaporation. ...


40. Maine Atmospheric Deposition Monitoring Program [gomc_93]   PARENT METADATA
Maine's Air program was created in response to Federal requirements under 110 of the Clean Air Act (1970). Following the establishment of National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for certain ...


41. Marine Environmental Monitoring [gomc_128]
In the late 1980s, we initiated a project to assess the levels and locations of toxic contaminants along the coast. The project's immediate goals were 1. to gather sufficient information to enable ...


42. Marine Mammal Protection Act [CZM_mmpa]
Under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), the Secretary of Commerce is responsible for ensuring the protection of cetaceans (whales, porpoises, and dolphins) and pinnipeds (seals and sea lions; ...


43. Marine Monitoring Data (Physical, Chemical, Biological) from the Canadian East Coast [ACZDD_MIS_76]
This marine monitoring data includes physical (temperature, currents, sediment grain size analysis), chemical (oil & grease, cadmium, mercury, lead, zinc, PCB, DDT, salinity), and biological ...


44. Mass. Institute of Technology (MIT) Greenhouse Gas Emissions Scenarios for 1995-2100 (CO2, CH4, N2O, SF6, PFC, HFC, NOx, SOx, CO, NMVOC, NH3) at 5 yr intervals [MIT_Emissions_Scenarios]
A set of three (low, high, reference) emissions scenarios for CO2, CH4, N2O, SF6, PFC, HFC, NOX, SOX, CO, NMVOC, NH3 and carbonaceous particulates from 1995 through 2100 at 5 year intervals, provided ...


45. MassDEP Oil and/or Hazardous Material Sites with Activity and Use Limitations (AUL) [MassGIS_GISDATA.AUL_PT]
Releases of oil and/or hazardous material to the environment are required to be reported to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection's (MassDEP) Bureau of Waste Site Cleanup (BWSC), ...


46. MassDEP Tier Classified Chapter 21E Oil and Hazardous Materials Release Sites [MassGIS_GISDATA.C21E_PT]
The MassDEP Tier Classified Oil and/or Hazardous Material Sites datalayer is a statewide point dataset containing the approximate location of oil and/or hazardous material disposal sites that have ...


47. NASA MODIS Rapid Response System [NASA_MODIS_RAPID_RESPONSE]
The MODIS Land Rapid Response system has been developed to provide rapid access to MODIS data globally, with initial emphasis on 250m color composite imagery and active fire data. This research and ...


48. National Park Service [CZM_nps]
National Park Services Organic Act creates the National Park Service (the Service) within the Department of the Interior. The Service is charged with promoting and regulating the use of federal areas ...


49. National Wildlife Refuge System [CZM_nwr]
This section of law consolidates the authorities relating to the various categories of areas administered by the Secretary of the Interior for the conservation of fish and wildlife by designating ...


50. 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. ...


Showing 1 through 50 of 1362 Next
Click here for a static view of records.

-->