Tropical and Subtropical Wetland Distribution

This dataset shows a distribution of wetland that covers the tropics and sub tropics (38° N to 56° S; 161° E to 117° W), excluding small islands. It was mapped in 236 meters spatial resolution by combining a hydrological model and annual time series of satellite-derived estimates of soil moisture to represent water flow and surface wetness that are then combined with geomorphological data.

Dataset's Files

Wetland background and methods.docx

MD5: bd52d10d19039df48d49f6ec5eab90d6


World_Wetland_2016_CIFOR.7z

MD5: 2b54fdfceb8b23fbe8e10d6020557278


Term of use
These data and documents are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license. You may copy, distribute and transmit the data as long as you acknowledge the source through proper data citation.
Publishers

Center for International Forestry Research

DOI

10.17528/CIFOR/DATA.00028

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