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Human footprint, Asia (2005)


Original Data Basin Creation Date
2011-03-07 05:45:00
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2011-03-08 05:28:23


The Global Human Footprint Dataset of the Last of the Wild Project, Version 2, 2005 (LWP-2) is the Human Influence Index (HII) normalized by biome and realm. The HII is a global dataset of 1-kilometer grid cells, created from nine global data layers covering human population pressure (population density), human land use and infrastructure (built-up areas, nighttime lights, land use/land cover), and human access (coastlines, roads, railroads, navigable rivers). The dataset is produced by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN). Note: Data Basin does not allow downloads of this dataset. If you wish to download this data, please visit [...]


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Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS); Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Columbia University<div> <br /></div> <div>Original publication: Sanderson, E.W., M. Jaiteh, M.A. Levy, K.H. Redford, A.V. Wannebo, and G. Woolmer. 2003. The Human Footprint and The Last of the Wild. BioScience 52, no.10 (October 2002): 891-904</div>
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