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Palmer Hydrological Drought Index (PHDI) values for selected Chesapeake Bay watersheds

Metadata Updated: July 6, 2024

This dataset contains values of the Palmer Hydrological Drought Index (PHDI) for annual and seasonal periods from 1985-2012. Values are derived from data based on National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) climate divisions, of which there are 344 in the U.S.

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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 July 6, 2024

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Harvested from DOI EDI

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Metadata Created Date June 1, 2023
Metadata Updated Date July 6, 2024
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
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Data Last Modified 20200818
Category geospatial
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 010:12
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