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Carbon Monitoring System (CMS)

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[CMS Graphic]The NASA Carbon Monitoring System (CMS) program is designed to make significant contributions in characterizing, quantifying, understanding, and predicting the evolution of global carbon sources and sinks through improved monitoring of carbon stocks and fluxes. The System uses NASA satellite observations and modeling/analysis capabilities to establish the accuracy, quantitative uncertainties, and utility of products for supporting national and international policy, regulatory, and management activities. CMS data products are designed to inform near-term policy development and planning.


Carbon Monitoring System Datasets List

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*Ecosystem Functional Type Distribution Map for Mexico, 2001-20142019-08-15 user guide
*Ocean Surface pCO2 and Air-Sea CO2 Flux in the Northern Gulf of Mexico, 2006-20102019-06-25 user guide
*CMS: Mangrove Forest Cover Extent and Change across Major River Deltas, 2000-20162019-05-31 user guide
*LiDAR and PALSAR-Derived Forest Aboveground Biomass, Paragominas, Para, Brazil, 20122019-05-31 user guide
*Global Mangrove Distribution, Aboveground Biomass, and Canopy Height2019-05-02 user guide
*Forest Aboveground Biomass and Carbon Sequestration Potential for Maryland, USA2019-04-05 user guide
*Ecosystem Functional Type Distribution Map for the Conterminous USA, 2001-20142019-03-07 user guide sdat
*Soil Organic Carbon Stock Estimates with Uncertainty across Latin America2019-03-07 user guide
*Tidal Wetland Soil Carbon Stocks for the Conterminous United States, 2006-20102019-02-20 user guide
*Aboveground Biomass, Landcover, and Degradation, Kalimantan Forests, Indonesia, 20142019-02-15 user guide sdat
*Global Fire Atlas with Characteristics of Individual Fires, 2003-20162019-02-14 user guide sdat
*CMS: Atmospheric CO2 and C Isotopes, Fossil Fuel Contributions, California, 2014-20152018-12-31 user guide
*Aboveground Biomass High-Resolution Maps for Selected US Tidal Marshes, 20152018-12-11 user guide sdat
*Green Vegetation Fraction High-Resolution Maps for Selected US Tidal Marshes, 20152018-12-11 user guide sdat
*Vegetation and Open Water High-Resolution Maps for Selected US Tidal Marshes, 20152018-12-11 user guide
*LiDAR Derived Biomass, Canopy Height and Cover for Tri-State (MD, PA, DE) Region, V22018-11-08 user guide sdat
*LiDAR-Derived Aboveground Biomass and Uncertainty for California Forests, 2005-20142018-07-13 user guide sdat
*CMS: Fire Weather Indices for Interior Alaska, 2001-20102018-01-25 user guide sdat
*CMS: CO2 Emissions from Fossil Fuels Combustion, ACES Inventory for Northeastern USA2017-11-16 user guide sdatthredds
*CMS: Simulated Physical-Biogeochemical Data, SABGOM Model, Gulf of Mexico, 2005-20102017-11-15 user guide thredds
*CMS: LiDAR Data for Forested Sites on Borneo Island, Kalimantan, Indonesia, 20142017-10-27 user guide
*CMS: LiDAR-derived Canopy Height, Elevation for Sites in Kalimantan, Indonesia, 20142017-10-27 user guide sdat
*CMS: Global Carbon Fluxes Associated with Livestock Feed and Emissions, 2000-20132017-09-29 user guide thredds
*CMS: Aboveground Biomass for Mangrove Forest, Zambezi River Delta, Mozambique2017-08-25 user guide sdat
*CMS: LiDAR Data for Mangrove Forests in the Zambezi River Delta, Mozambique, 20142017-08-25 user guide
*CMS: LiDAR-derived Biomass, Canopy Height and Cover, Sonoma County, California, 20132017-08-23 user guide sdat
*CMS: Global 0.5-deg Wetland Methane Emissions and Uncertainty (WetCHARTs v1.0)2017-06-05 user guide thredds
*CMS: CO2 Signals Estimated for Fossil Fuel Emissions and Biosphere Flux, California2017-03-20 user guide
*CMS: Mangrove Canopy Characteristics and Land Cover Change, Tanzania, 1990-20142017-03-08 user guide sdat
*CMS: Mangrove Canopy Height Estimates from Remote Imagery, Zambezi Delta, Mozambique2017-02-28 user guide sdat
*CMS: Hourly Carbon Dioxide Estimated Using the WRF Model, North America, 20102016-10-13 user guide thredds
*CMS: Estimated Deforested Area Biomass, Tropical America, Africa, and Asia, 20002016-10-06 user guide sdat
*CMS: Modeled Net Ecosystem Exchange at 3-hourly Time Steps, 2004-20102016-09-16 user guide thredds
*CMS: LiDAR-derived Tree Canopy Cover for Pennsylvania, USA, 20082016-07-29 user guide sdat
*CMS: Mangrove Canopy Height from High-resolution Stereo Image Pairs, Mozambique, 20122016-07-14 user guide sdat
*CMS: GLAS LiDAR-derived Global Estimates of Forest Canopy Height, 2004-20082016-05-16 user guide
*CMS: Forest Carbon Stocks, Emissions, and Net Flux for the Conterminous US: 2005-20102016-05-11 user guide sdat
*CMS: Aboveground Biomass from Penobscot Experimental Forest, Maine, 20122016-05-05 user guide sdat
*CMS: Evapotranspiration and Meteorology, Water-Limited Shrublands, Mexico, 2008-20102016-03-21 user guide
*CMS: MODIS GPP, fPAR, and SST, and ENSO Index, Baja California, Mexico, 2000-20132016-03-21 user guide
*Annual wildland fire emissions (WFEIS v0.5) for Conterminous US and Alaska, 2001-20132016-02-15 user guide sdat
*CMS: Forest Inventory and Biophysical Measurements, Para, Brazil, 2012-20142016-01-06 user guide
*CMS: LiDAR Data for Forested Areas in Paragominas, Para, Brazil, 2012-20142016-01-06 user guide sdat
*CMS: Soil CO2 Efflux and Properties, Site Vegetation Measurements, Mexico, 2011-20122015-11-30 user guide
*CMS: Atmospheric Methane Concentrations and Prior Emissions, Boston, MA, 2012-20142015-10-06 user guide
*CMS: DARTE Annual On-road CO2 Emissions on a 1-km Grid, Conterminous USA, 1980-20122015-09-24 user guide sdat
*CMS: Carbon Fluxes from Global Agricultural Production and Consumption, 2005-20112015-07-24 user guide thredds
*CMS: LiDAR-derived Estimates of Aboveground Biomass at Four Forested Sites, USA2014-10-30 user guide sdat
*CMS: Forest Biomass and Productivity, 1-degree and 5-km, Conterminous US, 20052014-05-28 user guide thredds
*CMS: Land Cover Projections (5.6-km) from GCAM v3.1 for Conterminous USA, 2005-20952014-05-02 user guide thredds

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