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1. 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 ...


2. Fungi isolates from physical samples (soil, rock, wood, foodstuff, air, artifacts, etc) from heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region to determine fungal biodiversity [K021_1998_2008_NZ_1]
Physical samples of soil, rocks, wood, foodstuffs, air and artefacts were collected from six Heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region over the period of January 1999 to January 2008. These sites included ...


3. Fungi isolates from physical samples (soil, rock, wood, foodstuff, air, artifacts, etc) from heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region to determine fungal biodiversity - K021_1998_2011_NZ_1 [K021_1998_2011_NZ_1]
Physical samples of soil, rocks, wood, foodstuffs, air and artefacts were collected from six Heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region over the period of January 1999 to January 2008. These sites included ...


4. Fungi isolates from physical samples (soil, rock, wood, foodstuff, air, artifacts, etc) from heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region to determine fungal biodiversity - K021_1998_2012_NZ_1 [K021_1998_2012_NZ_1]
Physical samples of soil, rocks, wood, foodstuffs, air and artifacts were collected from six Heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region over the period of January 1999 to January 2008. These sites included ...


5. Isolated fungi from physical samples collected from four sites, two with human impact and two with little human influence to assess fungal biodiversity and the impact of humans [K021_1998_2008_NZ_3]
Physical samples of soil, rocks, wood, foodstuffs, air and artifacts were collected over the period of 2001-2006 from four sites in Ross Sea Region, including two sites with human impact (influence) ...


6. Aliens in Antarctica - Clothing Item and Propagule data [Aliens_in_Antarctica_visitor_data]   PARENT DIF
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 dataset ...


7. Biological data from the Environmental Impact Assessment of the Davis Sewage Outfall [DAVIS_STP_Biota]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Untreated, macerated wastewater effluent has been discharged to the sea at Davis Station since 2005, when the old wastewater treatment infrastructure was removed. This environmental assessment was ...


8. Chemistry data from the Environmental Impact Assessment of the Davis Sewage Outfall [DAVIS_STP_Chemistry]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Untreated, macerated wastewater effluent has been discharged to the sea at Davis Station since 2005, when the old wastewater treatment infrastructure was removed. This environmental assessment was ...


9. Environmental Impact Assessment of the Davis Sewage Outfall [DAVIS_STP]   CHILD DIFs
Untreated, macerated wastewater effluent has been discharged to the sea at Davis Station since 2005, when the old wastewater treatment infrastructure was removed. This environmental assessment was ...


10. Macquarie Island Station GPS survey 2014, for the Hydrocarbon Risk and Remediation Program [AAS_4036_GPS_Survey]
The data was collected by Lisa Meyer with a Leica1200 RTK dGPS unit loaned from the Australian Antarctic Divisions Science Branch. Point data was collected within the Macquarie Island station limits ...


11. Marine debris dataset of Heard Island and Macquarie Island beaches and observed from ships [DB_Marine_Debris]
Marine debris records from beaches on Heard and Macquarie Islands and floating debris spotted on voyages. Data were collected by observers surveying beaches either methodically or opportunistically, ...


12. Oceanographic data from the Environmental Impact Assessment of the Davis Sewage Outfall [DAVIS_STP_Oceanography]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Untreated, macerated wastewater effluent has been discharged to the sea at Davis Station since 2005, when the old wastewater treatment infrastructure was removed. This environmental assessment was ...


13. State of the Environment Database of Antarctic related indicators [DB_SOE]
Antarctica is the world's greatest remaining wilderness area. It plays a significant role in many global environmental issues such as wind and water currents and world weather patterns. State of ...


14. SPARROW Model Results: Nutrient Loads and Sources for New England Watersheds [USGS_SPARROW_RES]
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with the New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), developed the New ...


15. A bibliography containing references to contaminated sites from the Antarctic and subantarctic regions [CS_Bibliography]
A bibliography of references relating to contaminated sites from the Antarctic and subantarctic regions, dating from 1992 to 2003. The bibliography was compiled by Colin Davis, and contains 17 references.


16. Prevalence and effects of lead poisoning resulting from ingestion of lead fishing sinkers and other fishing tackle on selected avian species. [usgsbrdnwhc_d_lead]
Lead poisoning of birds, particularly common loons (Gavia immer) and trumpeter swans (Cygnus buccinator), in the United States due to the ingestion of lead fishing sinkers has been documented in several ...


17. Survey of Selected Microbial Pathogens in the Salton Sea [usgsbrdnwhc_d_microbpathogens]
This data documents the distribution of known and potential microbial pathogens in the Salton Sea ecosystem to provide baseline information for those tasked to evaluate proposed engineering projects ...


18. Indicators of Coastal Water Quality: Change in Chlorophyll-a Concentration 1998-2007 [CIESIN_SEDAC_ICWQ_CCHLOA_1.0]
The Change in Chlorophyll-a Concentrations 1998-2007 component of the Indicators of Coastal Water Quality Collection represents a tabular time series of the chlorophyll-a concentrations for each grid ...


19. Global Human Built-up And Settlement Extent (HBASE) Dataset From Landsat [CIESIN_SEDAC_HBASE_V1_1.0]
The Global Human Built-up And Settlement Extent (HBASE) Dataset from Landsat is a global map of HBASE derived from the Global Land Survey (GLS) Landsat dataset for the target year 2010. The HBASE ...


20. Global Man-made Impervious Surface (GMIS) Dataset From Landsat [CIESIN_SEDAC_GMIS_V1_1.0]
The Global Man-made Impervious Surface (GMIS) Dataset From Landsat consists of global estimates of fractional impervious cover derived from the Global Land Survey (GLS) Landsat dataset for the target ...


21. 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.


22. 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.


23. 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 ...


24. 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 ...


25. 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 ...


26. 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. ...


27. 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, ...


28. 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, ...


29. 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 ...


30. 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 ...


31. 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 ...


32. 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, ...


33. 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. ...


34. 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 ...


35. 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 ...


36. 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 ...


37. 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, ...


38. 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 ...


39. 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 ...


40. 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 ...


41. Illumina 16s amplicon sequencing data for in-situ Macquarie Island Mesocosm assessing the toxicity of residual hydrocarbons. [AAS_4135_Hydrocarbon_Toxicity_amplicon]
This data set is Illumina 16s (bacterial) amplicon sequencing data for the Macquarie Island mesocosm ecotoxicology study. In-situ soil mesocosms (n=20) were set up on Macquarie Island in February ...


42. Sterols in marine sediment and fauna at Davis station 2009/10 [Davis_STP_Sterols]   PARENT DIF
Wastewater containing human sewage is often discharged with little or no treatment into the Antarctic marine environment. Faecal sterols (primarily coprostanol) in sediments have been used for assessment ...


43. Sensefly eBee (drone) imagery of Casey and Wilkes [AAS_5024_drone_imagery_Bailey_Peninsula_2015-16]
Imagery of Casey and Wilkes was captured by a Sensefly eBee drone on 19 and 20 December 2015, flying at approximately 120 metres above ground level. A mosaic and Digital Surface Model (DSM) of each ...


44. Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2): Global Human Influence Index (HII) Dataset (IGHP) [CIESIN_SEDAC_LWP2_HII_IGHP_2.0]
The Global Human Influence Index Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2) is a global dataset of 1-kilometer grid cells, created from nine global data layers covering human ...


45. 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 ...


46. Environmental Treaty Status Data Set, 2012 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_ENTRI_TREATYSTAT_12_2012.00]
The Environmental Treaty Status Data Set, 2012 Release contains comprehensive information on country participation in multilateral environmental agreements through August 2012. The data were produced ...


47. 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 ...


48. Old Casey Soil temperatures 2000-2001 [Casey_Soil_T]
Hourly (raw and averages) soil temperatures in two soil profiles (wet and dry site). Data has been collected over the summer only. Data collection has occured in the 2000/2001 and 2001/2002 summers, ...


49. Patterns of population genetic structure among Australian and South Pacific humpback whales [AAS_4101_humpback_population_structure_mixing]
A spreadsheet detailing the analysis of humpback whale biopsy samples including the field: Sample ID Duplicate (notes field) Location sample was taken Collection date (UTC) Collection latitude and ...


50. Survey of features for the Casey biopile project (bioremediation of the Main Power House fuel spill), 26 February 2011 [casey_biopile_survey_feb2011]
Survey conducted on 26/02/2011 to map pertinent features for the Casey biopile project (bioremediation of the MPH fuel spill) for the Contaminated Sites Group (Terrestrial and Nearshore Ecosystems) ...


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