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.
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...
Remote Sensing Data
USGS Global Visualization Viewer:
A viewer to select MODIS, Landat, ASTER, Aerial imagery. Landsat images are free.
Satellite Imaging Coop...
Land Use and Land Cover Data
Global Land Cover Facility:
Resolution: 1 Kilometer pixel resolution
Here is a document on how to download 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...
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...
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...
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...