Data from: How close do we live to water? a global analysis of population distance to freshwater bodies

Kummu M, de Moel H, Ward PJ, Varis O

Date Published: December 20, 2017

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.71c6r

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Title distance to water data 5 arc min
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Description This dataset describes the euclidean distance (i.e. straight line; in meters) of each given raster cell to the closest freshwater feature (lake or river). Resolution 5 arc min.
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Title distance to water data 30 arc sec
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Description This dataset describes the euclidean distance (i.e. straight line; in meters) of each given raster cell to the closest freshwater feature (lake or river). Resolution 30 arc seconds.
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When using this data, please cite the original publication:

Kummu M, de Moel H, Ward PJ, Varis O (2011) How Close Do We Live to Water? A Global Analysis of Population Distance to Freshwater Bodies. PLOS ONE 6(6): e20578. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0020578

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Kummu M, de Moel H, Ward PJ, Varis O (2011) Data from: How close do we live to water? a global analysis of population distance to freshwater bodies. Dryad Digital Repository. https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.71c6r
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