Alaska Growing Season NDVI Images [Jia, J., H. Epstein, D. Walker]

This dataset includes JPEG format images from northern Alaska taken during the growing season during the years 1990 through 1999. There is one image per year from early July for years 1990 through 1992 and 1994 through 1999. For the year 1993 there are 12 twice monthly maximum Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) composites that were created from an average of 18 images per composite period. The 12 composite periods span a continuous period from April 1 to September 30 for the year 1993.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  1990-04-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  1999-10-13T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 1990-04-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 1999-10-13T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 67.69000
Bounding Box South Lat 52.92000
Bounding Box West Long -168.59000
Bounding Box East Long -116.01000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
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Documentation #1 : NDVI_readme.txt

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Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 5 MB
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Author Gensuo Jiong Jia
Howard Epstein
Donald A. (Skip) Walker
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2007-11-02T13:35:47
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 46.630
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2021-10-01T16:05:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::46.630
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Gensuo Jiong Jia, Howard Epstein, Donald A. (Skip) Walker. (2007). Alaska Growing Season NDVI Images [Jia, J., H. Epstein, D. Walker]. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 03 December 2023.

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