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1. Adelie Penguin Dietary Data From Bechervaise Island Antarctica [Adelie_diet_BI]
This dataset contains the results from surveys on the feeding habits of Adelie Penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae) on Bechervaise Island, Mawson, Antarctica. Surveys have been conducted since 1991, and ...


2. MODISA_L3b_LAND [MODISA_L3b_LAND_2014]
MODIS (or Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) is a key instrument aboard the Terra (EOS AM) and Aqua (EOS PM) satellites. Terra's orbit around the Earth is timed so that it passes from ...


3. MODISA_L3m_LAND [MODISA_L3m_LAND_2014]
MODIS (or Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) is a key instrument aboard the Terra (EOS AM) and Aqua (EOS PM) satellites. Terra's orbit around the Earth is timed so that it passes from ...


4. NPP Visible Infrared Imager-Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Normalized Difference Vegetation Index Land Reflectance Global Binned Data [VIIRSN_L3b_LAND_2018]
The Visible and Infrared Imager/Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) is a multi-disciplinary instrument that is being flown on the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) series of spacecraft, including the Suomi ...


5. NPP Visible Infrared Imager-Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Normalized Difference Vegetation Index Land Reflectance Global Mapped Data [VIIRSN_L3m_LAND_2018]
The Visible and Infrared Imager/Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) is a multi-disciplinary instrument that is being flown on the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) series of spacecraft, including the Suomi ...


6. Population dynamics of the wandering albatross on Macquarie Island and the effects of mortality from longline fishing [Alb_longline_MI]
From the abstract of one of the referenced papers: The estimated breeding population of wandering albatrosses on Macquarie Island increased from 17 in 1956 to a maximum of 97 in 1966, and then declined ...


7. Project 3054 Season 1 Hydrocarbon ecotoxicological experiments Paramoera walkeri [AAS_3054_09_10_ecotox]   CHILD DIFs
Ecotoxicological bioassays were conducted at Davis and Casey Stations in 2009/10, 2010/11 and 2011/12 summer seasons to test the sensitivity of near-shore marine invertebrates to fuels in seawater. ...


8. Total hydrocarbon content in water accommodated fractions [AAS_3054_THC_WAF]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains the results of experiments that measured the total hydrocarbon content (THC) in water accommodated fractions (WAF) of fuel in seawater. The three fuel types were: Special Antarctic ...


9. NGEE Arctic Tram: Radiation and Environmental Measurements over Low- and High-Centered Polygon Vegetation Communities, Barrow, Alaska, 2014-2017 [NGEE_Arctic_Tram_Radiation and Environmental Measurements_1]
Data generated from an observational platform (Tram) consisting of 68 meters of elevated track 1 to 1.5 meters above the surface and an automated cart carrying a suite of radiation and remote sensing ...


10. 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2000_2000.00]
The 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is an exploratory effort to construct an index that measures the ability of a nation's economy to achieve sustainable development, with the ...


11. 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2001_2001.00]
The 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) utilizes a refined methodology based on the 2000 Pilot ESI effort, to construct an index covering 122 countries that measures the overall progress ...


12. 2010 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_EPI_2010_2010.00]
The 2010 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 163 countries on environmental performance based on twenty-five indicators grouped within ten core policy categories addressing environmental health, ...


13. Central American Vegetation/Land Cover Classification and Conservation Status [CIESIN_SEDAC_PROARCA_CAMVEGLCCCS_1.0]
The Central American Vegetation/Land Cover Classification and Conservation Status data set consists of GIS coverages of vegetation classes (forests, woodlands, savannas, shrubs, grasslands, wetlands, ...


14. China Dimensions Data Collection: Agricultural Statistics of the People's Republic of China: 1949-1990 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_STAT_1949-1990_1.0]
Agricultural Statistics of the People's Republic of China, 1949-1990 is an historical collection of agricultural statistical data compiled by China's State Statistical Bureau (SSB). The collection ...


15. China Dimensions Data Collection: China Maps Bibliographic Database [CIESIN_SEDAC_CD_MAPS_BIBDB_1.0]
China Maps Bibliographic Database is an historical collection of bibliographic information for more than 400 maps of China. The information resides in a searchable database and includes title, author/editor, ...


16. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: 2006 National Footprint Accounts (NFA) [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_2006NFA_2006.00]
The 2006 National Footprint Accounts (NFA) portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections, version 1.1 is a data set that measures how much land and water area a ...


17. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Complete Collection, Version 1.1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_COMPLETE_V11_1.01]
The Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections, Version 1.1 contains 426 indicators for 239 countries from five major environmental sustainability indicator efforts: the 2006 ...


18. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Rio to Johannesburg Dashboard of Sustainable Indicators [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_RIOJO_1.0]
The Rio to Johannesburg Dashboard of Sustainable Development Indicators portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains 35 Commission on Sustainable Development ...


19. Georeferenced Population Datasets of Mexico (GEO-MEX): GIS of Mexican States, Municipalities and Islands [CIESIN_SEDAC_GEO-MEX_GIS_SMI_1.0]
GIS of Mexican States, Municipalities and Islands consists of attribute and boundary data for 1990. The attribute data include population, language, education, literacy, housing units and land cover ...


20. HANPP Collection: Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity (HANPP) by Country and Product [CIESIN_SEDAC_HANPP_CPROD_1.0]
The Global Patterns in Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity (HANPP) portion of the HANPP Collection represents a digital map of human appropriation of net primary productivity measured ...


21. 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 ...


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


23. IPCC Socio-Economic Baseline Dataset [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_BASELINE_1.0]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Socio-Economic Baseline Dataset consists of population, human development, economic, water resources, land cover, land use, agriculture, food, ...


24. Indicators of Coastal Water Quality: Annual Chlorophyll-a Concentration 1998-2007 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ICWQ_ACHLOA_1.0]
The Annual Chlorophyll-a Concentrations component of the Indicators of Coastal Water Quality Collection consists of gridded satellite measurements of chlorophyll-a concentrations (in nanogram/cubic ...


25. Last of the Wild Project, Version 1, 2002 (LWP-1): Last of the Wild Dataset (Geographic) [CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP_LW_GEOG_1.0]
The Last of the Wild Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 1, 2002 (LWP-1) is derived from the LWP-1 Human Footprint Dataset. The gridded data are classified according to their raster value ...


26. Last of the Wild Project, Version 1, 2002 (LWP-1): Last of the Wild Dataset (IGHP) [CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP_LW_IGHP_1.0]
The Last of the Wild Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 1, 2002 (LWP-1) is derived from the LWP-1 Human Footprint Dataset. The gridded data are classified according to their raster value ...


27. Last of the Wild Project, Version 1, 2002 (LWP-1): Top One Percent Wild Areas Dataset (Geographic) [CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP_TOPWA_GEOG_1.0]
The Top One Percent Wild Areas Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 1, 2002 (LWP-1) is derived from the LWP-1 Human Footprint Dataset. The gridded data are classified according to their ...


28. Last of the Wild Project, Version 1, 2002 (LWP-1): Top One Percent Wild Areas Dataset (IGHP) [CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP_TOPWA_IGHP_1.0]
The Top One Percent Wild Areas Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 1, 2002 (LWP-1) is derived from the LWP-1 Human Footprint Dataset. The gridded data are classified according to their ...


29. Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2): Last of the Wild Dataset (IGHP) [CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP2_LW_IGHP_2.0]
The Last of the Wild Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2) is derived from the LWP-2 Human Footprint Dataset. The gridded data are classified according to their raster value ...


30. MODIS-derived Vegetation and Albedo Parameters for Agroecosystem-Climate Modeling [US_MODIS_Veg_Parameters_1539_1]
This dataset provides MODIS-derived leaf area index (LAI), stem area index (SAI), vegetation area fraction, dominant landcover category, and albedo parameters for the continental US (CONUS), parts ...


31. MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) Vegetation Indices Daily Rolling-8-Day L3 Global 250m SIN Grid [MOD13Q4N_6NRT]
The MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) level-3 Vegetation Indices Daily Rolling8Day data, MOD13Q4N, are provided everyday at 250-meter spatial resolution as a gridded leve-3 product in the Sinusoidal projection. ...


32. MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) Vegetation Indices Daily Rolling-8-Day L3 Global 500m SIN Grid [MOD13A4N_6NRT]
The MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) level-3 Vegetation Indices Daily Rolling-8-Day data MOD13A4N, are provided everyday at 500-meter spatial resolution as a gridded level-3 product in the Sinusoidal projection. ...


33. Millennium Ecosystem Assessment: MA Biodiversity [CIESIN_SEDAC_MA_BIODIVERSITY_1.0]
The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment: MA Biodiversity provides data and information on amphibians, disease agents (extent and distribution of infectious and parasitic diseases), drylands (cattle, sheep ...


34. Millennium Ecosystem Assessment: MA Rapid Land Cover Change [CIESIN_SEDAC_MA_RLCC_1.0]
The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment: MA Rapid Land Cover Change provides data and information on global and regional land cover change in raster format for agriculture (cropland increase and disease), ...


35. Sea Level Rise Impacts on Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance [CIESIN_SEDAC_LECZ_SLRIRAMSARWII_1.0]
The Sea Level Rise Impacts on Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance data set represents the results of an analysis using the boundaries for Ramsar sites designated under the Ramsar Convention ...


36. Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) Collection of Treaty Texts [CIESIN_SEDAC_ENTRI_TEXTS_COL_1.0]
The Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) Collection of Treaty Texts consists of environmental treaty texts compiled in collaboration with the Columbia University Center for International ...


37. Albatross Bay Prawn Larval Data [CSIRO_prawn_larval]
Monthly cruises were carried out between March 1986 and April 1992, at twenty-one stations in Albatross Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria. Prawn larval densities were measured and salinity-temperature ...


38. Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON) [USGS_BISON]
Abstract: The USGS Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON) project is an online mapping information system consisting of a large collection of species occurrence datasets (e.g., plants ...


39. Jewel Cave National Monument, Field Plots Data Base for Vegetation Mapping [usgs_nps_jewelcave]
Vegetation field plots at Jewel Cave NM were visited, described, and documented in a digital database. The database consists of 2 parts - (1) Physical Descriptive Data, and (2) Species Listing. The ...


40. Persistence of DDT in the Yakima River Drainage, Washington [BESTsed16]
This study was conducted in 1985 by Ecology's Water Quality Investigations Section in response to results from the Basic Water Monitoring Program (BWMP) which showed higher levels of DDT and metabolites ...


41. Species Fungorum [CABI_Speciesfungorum]
The world database of fungal names (IndexFungorum; aka funindex) contains over 345,000 names of fungi (including yeast, lichens, chromistan fungi, protozoan fungi and fossil forms) at species level ...


42. Sturgeon Information Infrastructure (SII) - Great Lakes Basin, 1940-2006 [USGS_BRD_SII_GLB]
The Sturgeon Information Infrastructure (SII) includes data pertaining to lake sturgeon such as location sampled, time period over which sampling took place, status classification of sturgeon populations ...


43. Global Mangrove Forests Distribution, 2000 [CIESIN_SEDAC_LULC_MANGROVES_2000_1.0]
The Global Mangrove Forests Distribution, 2000 data set is a compilation of the extent of mangroves forests from the Global Land Survey and the Landsat archive with hybrid supervised and unsupervised ...


44. Gridded Species Distribution: Global Amphibian Richness Grids, 2015 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_AMP_RICH15_2015.00]
The 2015 Release of the Global Amphibian Richness Grids data set of the Gridded Species Distribution collection are aggregations of the presence grids data for the entire class, individual families, ...


45. Gridded Species Distribution: Global Mammal Richness Grids, 2015 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_MAM_RICH15_2015.00]
The 2015 Release of the Global Mammal Richness Grids data set of the Gridded Species Distribution collection are aggregations of the presence grids data for the entire class, individual families, ...


46. Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2): Last of the Wild Dataset (Geographic) [CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP2_LW_GEOG_2.0]
The Last of the Wild Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2) is derived from the LWP-2 Human Footprint Dataset. The gridded data are classified according to their raster value ...


47. National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 2 (PLACE II) [CIESIN_SEDAC_NAGDC_PLACEII_2.0]
The Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 2 (PLACE II) dataset contains estimates of national-level aggregations of territorial extent and population size by biome, climate zone, ...


48. National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 3 (PLACE III) [CIESIN_SEDAC_NAGDC_PLACEIII_3.0]
The Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 3 (PLACE III) dataset contains estimates of national-level aggregations in urban, rural, and total designations of territorial extent and ...


49. The U. S. Geological Survey, Digital Spectral Library: Version 1 (0.2 to 3.05 microns) [USGS_SPECTRAL_LIB_VER1]
[Adapted from The U. S. Geological Survey, Digital Spectral Library: Version 1 (0.2 to 3.05 microns) Abstract, 'http://speclab.cr.usgs.gov/spectral.lib04/clark1993/spectral_lib.html#Abs'] ABSTRACT ...


50. 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2002_2002.00]
The 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) measures overall progress toward environmental sustainability for 142 countries based on environmental systems, stresses, human vulnerability, social ...


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