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LBA-ECO CD-06 Physical, Political, and Hydrologic Maps, Ji-Parana River Basin, Brazil

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Data setLBA-ECO CD-06 Physical, Political, and Hydrologic Maps, Ji-Parana River Basin, Brazil
DOI10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1090
Release date2012-06-08
ProjectLarge Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere
Time Period1970-01-01 to 2001-12-31

Description

This data set contains physical, hydrologic, political, demographic, and societal maps for the Ji-Parana River Basin, in the state of Rondonia, Brazil. These data were used as base information in subsequent investigations of land use/land cover, biogeochemistry, soils, and water balance processes (Ballester et al., 2003). This data set includes a Digital Elevation Model (DEM), river networks and morphometric characteristics of the region (derived from the DEM), and a number of social and demographic vector sets (roads as of 2001, county borders, population change from 1970-2000, and settlement projects). The DEM is provided in GeoTIFF format. Other files are provided as shapefiles.

Documentation

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Citation

Ballester, M.V.R. 2012. LBA-ECO CD-06 Physical, Political, and Hydrologic Maps, Ji-Parana River Basin, Brazil. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1090
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Project

Large Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere : The Large-Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia (LBA) is an intensive scientific investigation of the tropical rainforest of Brazil and portions of adjacent countries. Like FIFE and BOREAS, this project uses intensive remote-sensing techniques and ground-based experiments to investigate the atmosphere-biosphere-hydrosphere dynamics of this large tropical region. The LBA Project encompasses several scientific disciplines, or components. The LBA-ECO component focuses on the question: "How do tropical forest conversion, regrowth, and selective logging influence carbon storage, nutrient dynamics, trace gas fluxes, and the prospect for sustainable land use in Amazonia?"

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  • CD06_Physical_Template_JiParana.pdf

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
county_limits.zip 60.9 KB 1970-01-01 - 2001-12-31
roads_2001.zip 184.1 KB 2001-01-01 - 2001-12-31
urupa_river_network.zip 101.0 KB 1970-01-01 - 2001-12-31
dem.tif 76.3 MB 1970-01-01 - 2001-12-31
population.zip 98.1 KB 1970-01-01 - 2000-12-31
settlement_projects.zip 73.2 KB 1970-01-01 - 2001-12-31
river_network.zip 2.3 MB 1970-01-01 - 2001-12-31

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