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These are topics related to specific datasets. Relevant topics are links to datasets that other members can obtain, descriptions of data used in a case study or methodology, or other questions and discussion about specific datasets.

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    Global Digital Elevation ASTER Global Digital Elevation: http://asterweb.jpl.nasa.gov/gdem.asp   Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) dataset: http://www2.jpl.nasa.gov/srtm/   High resolution LiDAR data for...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:35 pm
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    Administrative Boundaries and Shapefiles by Country Global Administrative Areas: http://www.gadm.org/   DIVA-GIS: http://www.diva-gis.org/gdata Download data by country     Natural Earth dataset: h...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:43 pm
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    Remote Sensing Data USGS Global Visualization Viewer: http://glovis.usgs.gov/; http://earthexplorer.usgs.gov/ A viewer to select MODIS, Landat, ASTER, Aerial imagery. Landsat images are free.   Satellite Imaging Coop...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:42 pm
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    Land Use and Land Cover Data Global Land Cover Facility: http://glcf.umd.edu/data/landcover/data.shtml http://glcfapp.glcf.umd.edu:8080/esdi/ Resolution: 1 Kilometer pixel resolution Here is a document on how to download data...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:40 pm
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    Hazard data Low Elevation Coastal Zone: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/lecz-urban-rural-population-land-area-estimates-v2   Emergency Disasters: http://www.em-dat.net/links/disasterdbs.html  ...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:22 pm
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    Climate Data International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRIDL), Earth Institute, Columbia University: http://iridl.ldeo.columbia.edu/. The IRI Data Library is a vital global public good that serves as a springboa...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:21 pm
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    Environmental Data UN Environment Programme's Geospatial Data Portal: http://geodata.grid.unep.ch   NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) websites: http://data.giss.nasa.gov/   USGS Earth Resourc...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:18 pm
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    Health Data Demographic Health Surveys:  http://dhsprogram.com/Data/
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:17 pm
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    Population Data Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Columbia University: (1)Global Population & Urban Extents: http://sedac.ciesin.co...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:15 pm
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    Social-economic Data Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR): http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/ICPSR/index.jsp. ICPSR advances and expands social and behavioral research, acting as a global leader in...
    Sainan Zhang | June 17, 2014, 12:09 pm
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