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GCIP/NESOB-97 Land Characterization: EDC NASA Landsat Pathfinder


The North American Landscape Characterization (NALC) project is a collaborative effort between the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to provide complete coverage of the conterminous U.S. and Mexico for the purposes of mapping land cover and land cover change.

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Spatial Type grid
Frequency no set schedule
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1973-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1992-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -130.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -50.00

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