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Land Cover and Vegetation Map, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Metadata Updated: December 7, 2023

This data set provides a landcover map with 16 landcover classes for the northern coastal plain of the the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) on the North Slope of Alaska. The map was derived from Landsat Thematic Mapper (Landsat TM) data, Digital Elevation Models (DEMs), aerial photographs, existing maps, and extensive ground-truthing. The data used to derive the map cover the period 1982 to 1993.

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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 December 1, 2022
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023

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Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date December 1, 2022
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023
Publisher ORNL_DAAC
Identifier C2170970821-ORNL_CLOUD
Data First Published 2018-12-31
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2023-06-12
Category ABoVE, geospatial
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 026:00
Metadata Context
Metadata Catalog ID
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Citation Jorgenson, J.C., and D.A. Walker. 2018. Land Cover and Vegetation Map, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.
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Harvest Object Id 7989fb10-c841-4b38-8f29-82e802d8855a
Harvest Source Id 58f92550-7a01-4f00-b1b2-8dc953bd598f
Harvest Source Title NASA Data.json
Homepage URL
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial -147.05 68.9 -140.32 70.71
Program Code 026:001
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 81fd29b981c7a72190348d1d157267c1990a86e98a7d0f694fc95d1edf35d16e
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 1982-06-01T00:00:00Z/1993-08-31T23:59:59Z

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