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Global High-Resolution River Centerlines

Metadata Updated: June 15, 2024

High-resolution river centerlines vector shapefiles has 50 large rivers across the world. This high-resolution layer was generated will enable researchers to identify accurate river length, from headwaters to delta. The polylines could be used in coordination with any satellite-derived environmental or landscape variables for ecological research.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date June 1, 2023
Metadata Updated Date June 15, 2024

Metadata Source

Harvested from DOI EDI

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date June 1, 2023
Metadata Updated Date June 15, 2024
Publisher Climate Adaptation Science Centers
Identifier ca1783ee-80a0-4338-9c54-8ce6fef27ac4
Data Last Modified 2017-01-01
Category geospatial
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 010:00
Metadata Context
Metadata Catalog ID
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Harvest Object Id dc634bb9-d227-4982-b21a-fa98a888d968
Harvest Source Id 52bfcc16-6e15-478f-809a-b1bc76f1aeda
Harvest Source Title DOI EDI
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial -164.705869,-36.970935,151.593094,72.644737
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 31fd648965545625e2df9d77ec07334ff77b35d6d44417295c5bdbf9f6cc8b62
Source Schema Version 1.1
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