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LBA-ECO CD-06 Amazon River Basin Land and Stream Drainage Direction Maps

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Data setLBA-ECO CD-06 Amazon River Basin Land and Stream Drainage Direction Maps
DOIhttps://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1086
Release date2012-05-24
ProjectLarge Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment (LBA-ECO)
Time period1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01

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CountEarliest DateLatest DateData Usage
Citations220142017Publications citing this data set
Downloads5182012-05-072017-07-175944 total files downloaded

Description

This data set provides high-resolution (~500 m) gridded land and stream drainage direction maps for the Amazon River basin, excluding the Rio Tocantins basin. These maps are the result of a new topography-independent analysis method (Mayorga et al., 2005) using the vector river network from the Digital Chart of the World (DCW, Danko, 1992) to create a high-resolution flow direction map. The data products include (1) a stream network coverage with stream order assigned to each reach; (2) the basin boundaries of the major tributaries to the Amazon mainstem; (3) the mouths; and (4) the source points of these tributaries. There are 7 ESRI ArcGIS shapefiles provided in compressed *.zip format and 4 GeoTiff image files with this data set.

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Mayorga, E., M.G. Logsdon, M.V.R. Ballester, and J.E. Richey. 2012. LBA-ECO CD-06 Amazon River Basin Land and Stream Drainage Direction Maps. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1086

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
amzmainstm_v.zip 11.6KB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amztrbsrc_v.zip 3.8KB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amzflowdir.tif 34.0MB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amztrbmth_v.zip 2.6KB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amzstrmord_v.zip 3.4MB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amzbasin.tif 4.2MB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amzfloacc.tif 135.8MB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amzmouthpt_v.zip 1.4KB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amzflowlen.tif 137.7MB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amztrbbas_v.zip 563.6KB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01
amzrivnet_v.zip 3.4MB 1940-01-01 to 1960-01-01

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  • CD06_Camrex.pdf