DataONE Data Repository


Data Observation Network for Earth (DataONE) is a long-term data repository dedicated to open, persistent, robust, and secure access to well-described and easily discovered Earth observational data supported by the National Science Foundation.

Data Location: DataONE; ONE Mercury Search Tool

Conditions for use: Datasets on DataONE are individually licenced. Licencing information can be found in the data's metadata listing.

Citation/ Distributing Author: Users are strongly encouraged to cite data and related publications. If not provided, use the general format:

Author [if known]. (Date published [if available], or n.d. [indicating no date]) Title of resource. Title of web site. Retrieved date. From URL. doi: [if available]

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