Daily 0.01°×0.01° Land Surface Soil Moisture Dataset of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau (SMHiRes, V1)

This dataset contains daily 0.01°×0.01° land surface soil moisture products in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau in 2005, 2010, 2015, 2017, and 2018. The dataset was produced by utilizing the multivariate statistical regression model to downscale the “SMAP Time-Expanded 0.25°×0.25° Land Surface Soil Moisture Dataset in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau (SMsmapTE, V1)”. The auxiliary datasets participating in the multivariate statistical regression include GLASS Albedo/LAI/FVC, 1km all-weather surface temperature data in western China by Ji Zhou, and Lat/Lon information.

0 2020-09-25

Land Surface Soil Moisture Dataset of SMAP Time-Expanded Daily 0.25°×0.25° over Qinghai-Tibet Plateau Area (SMsmapTE, V1)

This dataset contains land surface soil moisture products with SMAP time-expanded daily 0.25°×0.25°in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau Area. The dataset was produced based on the Random Forest method by utilizing passive microwave brightness temperature along with some auxiliary datasets. The temporal resolution of the product in 1980,1985,1990,1995 and 2000 is monthly, by using SMMR, SSM/I, and SSMIS brightness temperature from 19 GHz V/H and 37 GHz V channels. The temporal resolution of the product between June 20, 2002 and Dec 30, 2018 is daily, by utilizing AMSR-E and AMSR2 brightness temperature from 6.925 GHz V/H, 10.65 GHz V/H, and 36.5 GHz V channels. The auxiliary datasets participating in the Random Forest training include the IGBP land cover type, GTOPO30 DEM, and Lat/Lon information.

0 2020-09-25

Human Activity Parameters at Qilian Mountain Area from 1985 to 2019(V2.0)

This data set includes the distribution products of 30 m cultivated land and construction land in Qilian mountain area from 1985 to 2019. The product comes from the land cover classification products of 30m in Qilian mountain area from 1985 to 2019. NDVI products, light data products, DEM products and SAR data of sentry 1 are used in the production of the products. The total accuracy of the product is better than 85%. Among them, the peoducts from 1985-2015 have a 5 year- time resolution, and the other products have a 1 year - time resolution.

0 2020-09-17

Glacier data product in Tibetan Plateau (1976)

The Tibetan Plateau Glacial Data Product-TPG1976 is a glacial attribute product of the Tibetan Plateau around 1976. It was generated by remote sensing visual interpretation method adopting Landsat MSS multispectral data. The temporal coverage of the data were from 1972 to 1979. 61% of the remote sensing data were from 1976 to 1977. The data covered the Tibetan Plateau with a spatial resolution of approximately 60 m. Considering the large error of automatic remote sensing extraction method caused by the impact of cloud, shadow and seasonal snow on glacier area, the remote sensing inversion method adopted manual visual interpretation. By comparing the results of automatic methods and visual interpretation of glacier boundaries based on experts’ experiences, we know that the manual interpretation based on remote sensing images is still the most accurate method to obtain the glacier vector boundary at present. When selecting remote sensing images, the minimum effects of cloud and seasonal snow were mainly considered. Images of summer and cold season were both selected (different from the principle applied in selecting remote sensing image data source for China's second glacier inventory). At the same time, considering the differences in discriminant standards between different interpreters, the comparison of multiple typical regions showed that the relative deviation of manual visual interpretation was less than 4%. Based on the Arc map software platform, the abovementioned remote sensing images were geometrically corrected, and the final glacier vector boundary data were obtained by visual interpretation. According to the format and requirements of the second glacier inventory in China, the glacier code and area statistics were collected, and the elevation attribute data of each glacier was obtained based on the SRTM DEM data, and finally the 1976 glacial data product of the Tibetan Plateau was obtained.

0 2020-09-15

The Tibetan Plateau glacial data product (2000)

The Tibetan Plateau Glacial Data Product - TPG2000 is a glacial attribute product of the Tibetan Plateau around 2000. It was generated by remote sensing visual interpretation method adopting Landsat5 TM/Landsat7 ETM+ multispectral data. The temporal coverage of the data was from 1999 to 2002. 41% of the remote sensing data were obtained in 2001. They covered the Tibetan Plateau with a spatial resolution of 30 m. Considering the large error of the automatic remote sensing extraction method caused by the impact of clouds, shadows and seasonal snow on glacier areas, the remote sensing inversion method adopted manual visual interpretation. By comparing the results of automatic methods and visual interpretation of glacier boundaries based on experts’ experiences, we know that the manual interpretation based on remote sensing images remains the most accurate method to obtain the glacier vector boundary at present. When selecting remote sensing images, the minimum effects of cloud and seasonal snow were mainly considered. Images of summer and cold season were both selected (different from the principle applied in selecting remote sensing image data source for China's second glacier inventory). At the same time, considering the differences in discriminant standards between different interpreters, the comparison of multiple typical regions showed that the relative deviation of manual visual interpretation was less than 4%. Based on the Arc map software platform, the abovementioned remote sensing images were geometrically corrected, and the final glacier vector boundary data were obtained by visual interpretation. According to the format and requirements of the second glacier inventory in China, the glacier code and area statistics were collected, and the elevation attribute data of each glacier was obtained based on the SRTM DEM data, and finally the Tibetan Plateau glacial data product - TPG2000 was obtained.

0 2020-09-15

The Tibetan Plateau glacial data product (2013)

The Tibetan Plateau Glacial Data Product-TPG2013 is a glacial attribute product of the Tibetan Plateau around 2013. It was generated by remote sensing visual interpretation method adopting Landsat8 OLI and HJ 1A/1B multispectral data. The temporal coverage of the data were from 2012 to 2014. 86% of the remote sensing data were obtained in 2013. They covered the Tibetan Plateau with a spatial resolution of 30 m. Considering the large error of the automatic remote sensing extraction method caused by the impact of clouds, shadows and seasonal snow on glacier areas, the remote sensing inversion method adopted manual visual interpretation. By comparing the results of automatic methods and visual interpretation of glacier boundaries based on experts’ experiences, we know that the manual interpretation based on remote sensing images remains the most accurate method to obtain the glacier vector boundary at present. When selecting remote sensing images, the minimum effects of cloud and seasonal snow were mainly considered. Images of summer and cold season were both selected (different from the principle applied in selecting remote sensing image data source for China's second glacier inventory). At the same time, considering the differences in discriminant standards between different interpreters, the comparison of multiple typical regions showed that the relative deviation of manual visual interpretation was less than 4%. Based on the Arc map software platform, the abovementioned remote sensing images were geometrically corrected, and the final glacier vector boundary data were obtained by visual interpretation. According to the format and requirements of the second glacier inventory in China, the glacier code and area statistics were collected, the elevation attribute data of each glacier were obtained based on the SRTM DEM data, and, finally, the Tibetan Plateau glacial data product-TPG2013 was obtained.

0 2020-09-15

Land Cover Dataset at Qilian Mountain Area from 1985 to 2019 (V2.0)

This data set includes land cover classification products of 30 meters in Qilian mountain area from 1985 to 2019. Firstly, the product uses Landsat-8/OLI to construct the 2015 time series data. According to the different NDVI time series curves of various ground features, the knowledge of different features is summarized, the rules are set to extract different features, and the land cover classification map in 2015 is obtained. The classification system refers to IGBP classification system and from_ LC classification system can be divided into 10 categories: cultivated land, woodland, grassland, shrub, wetland, water body, impervious surface, bare land, glacier and snow. According to the accuracy evaluation of Google Earth HD images and field survey data, the overall accuracy of land cover classification products in 2015 was as high as 92.19%. Based on the land cover classification products in 2015, based on the Landsat series data and strong geodetic data processing ability of Google Earth engine platform, the land cover classification products from 1985 to 2019 are produced by using the idea and method of change detection. By comparing the classification products, it is concluded that the land cover classification products based on Google Earth engine platform have good consistency with the classification products based on time series method. In short, the land cover data set in the core area of Qilian Mountain has high overall accuracy, and the method based on Google Earth engine platform sample training can expand the existing classification products in time and space, and can reflect more land cover type change information in a long time series.

0 2020-09-09

Precipitation data on Tibetan Plateau (2000-2015)

The Qinghai Tibet Plateau belongs to the plateau mountain climate. The precipitation, its seasonal distribution and the change of precipitation forms have been one of the hot spots in the global climate change research. The data includes precipitation data of Qinghai Tibet Plateau, with spatial resolution of 1km * 1km, temporal resolution of month and year, and time coverage of 2000, 2005, 2010 and 2015. The data are obtained by Kring interpolation of meteorological data of National Meteorological Science Information Center. The data can be used to analyze the temporal and spatial distribution of precipitation over the Qinghai Tibet Plateau. In addition, the data can also be used to analyze the temporal and spatial variation of precipitation over the Qinghai Tibet Plateau, which is of great significance to the study of the ecological environment of the Qinghai Tibet Plateau.

0 2020-08-25

Landuse dataset in China (1980-2015)

The remote sensing monitoring database of China's land use status is a multi temporal land use status database covering the land area of China after years of accumulation under the support of national science and technology support plan, important direction project of knowledge innovation project of Chinese Academy of Sciences. The data set includes seven periods: the end of 1980s, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010 and 2015. The data production is based on the Landsat TM / ETM Remote Sensing Images of each period as the main data source, which is generated by manual visual interpretation. Data are missing from some islands in the South China Sea. Spatial resolution: 30m, projection parameters: Albers_ Conic_ Equal_ Area central meridian 105, standard weft 1: 25, standard weft 2: 47. The remote sensing monitoring database of China's land use status is a relatively high precision land use monitoring data product in China, which has played an important role in the national land resources survey, hydrology and ecological research. The land use types include six first-class types of cultivated land, woodland, grassland, water area, residential land and unused land, and 25 second-class types.

0 2020-08-24

MODIS Lai data of 34 key nodes in Pan third pole region (2002-2016)

Leaf area index (leaf area index), also known as leaf area coefficient, refers to the multiple of total plant leaf area in land area per unit land area, which is a better dynamic index to reflect the size of crop population. Leaf area index (LAI) is an important structural parameter of forest ecosystem. It represents the density of leaves and canopy structure characteristics, and affects the physiological and biochemical processes such as photosynthesis, respiration and transpiration in the canopy. It is a key parameter to describe the material and energy exchange between soil, vegetation and atmosphere, and is also an important variable for estimating various ecological processes and functions. Based on MODIS leaf area index data from 2000 to 2016, the mcd15a3h product data of Pan third pole key node area were trimmed, and the 4-day leaf area index data of key node area from 2002 to 2016 were obtained. Data projection: sinusoidal projection The data area is 34 key nodes of Pan third pole (Abbas, Astana, Colombo, Gwadar, Mengba, Teheran, Vientiane, etc.).

0 2020-08-24