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Ellis, E.C., and N. Ramankutty. 2008. Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 1. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). http://dx.doi.org/10.7927/H4H12ZXD. Accessed DAY MONTH YEAR.
Ellis, E.C., and N. Ramankutty. 2008. Putting People in the Map: Anthropogenic Biomes of the World. Frontiers in Ecology and the Enviroment 6 (8): 439-447. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/070062.
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The spatial data are provided in raster GeoTIFF and Esri Grid formats. Raster cell sizes are 5 arc-minute or 0.08333 decimal degrees (~10 kilometers at the equator). To download the data and readme file from a zip file, click on the links below.
|Global||GeoTIFF (655 KB)||Esri Grid (1.2 MB)|
|Africa||GeoTIFF (115 KB)||Esri Grid (144 KB)|
|Asia||GeoTIFF (418 KB)||Esri Grid (497 KB)|
|Europe||GeoTIFF (67 KB)||Esri Grid (77.6 KB)|
|North America||GeoTIFF (135 KB)||Esri Grid (159 KB)|
|Oceania||GeoTIFF (64.4 KB)||Esri Grid (78.8 KB)|
|South America||GeoTIFF (90.5 KB)||Esri Grid (112 KB)|