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Resource Basic Information
  Resource Id: urn:geoss:csr:resource:urn:uuid:88dbc537-91d8-4196-9a12-9104b5ae12a0
  Name: SAFORAH EOSD Landcover of Canada - Grid-enabled WCS
  Abbreviation: SAFORAH-GWCS
  Description: SAFORAH-GWCS provides EOSD landcover maps created from Landsat-7 ETM+ data (circa 2000) and Radarsat-1 ScanSAR images of Canada. The EOSD landcover products were produced through a partnership of federal, provincial and territorial governments, universities and industry and followed the 1:250,000 National Topographic Series Map Sheet and naming convention. The Radarsat-1 images were provided by CSA and processed by MDA. The initial service implementation was done by the Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems of George Mason University.
  GEO Member or Participating Organisation :
Canada
  Responsible Organisation: Canadian Forest Service, Natrual Resources Canada
  Resource Information URL: http://www.saforah.org
  Resource Interface URL: http://www4.saforah.org/WCSPortal/WCSPortal?service=WCS&request=GetCapabilities
Resource Contact Information
  Contact Name: Hao Chen
  Contact Email: hchen@nrcan.gc.ca
Resource Category
  analysisVisualization
Societal Benefit Areas
  Agriculture
  Biodiversity
  Climate
  Ecosystems
Resource Status
  continuousOperation
GEOSS Data Core
  No GEOSS Data Core Indicator selected
Ontology Reference
  No Ontology Information Available
Standard Classification
  OpenGIS Web Coverage Service (WCS) 1.0 Implementation Specification
Standard Supportive
  GeoTIFF
Last Update Date
  2010-09-17
Date Modified
  2010-09-17