2018
Volume 3, Issue 4

Published:Dec. 31, 2018
Supervised by:Chinese Academy of Sciences
Hosted by:Computer Network Information Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Published by:The Editorial Office of China Scientific Data

Table of Contents
Data Paper top

【Data Paper】Published: Dec. 31, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 6818 145

A spatial dataset of ecosystem services in China (2010)

Zhang Lu, Xiao Yi, Zheng Hua et al.
Keywords: ecosystem service;food production;soil retention;water retention;sand fixation;biodiversity conservation;carbon sequestration;China
doi:10.11922/csdata.180.2017.0145

Abstract:Ecosystem service is a key indicator for measuring the value of natural ecosystems, that is, the benefits supplied to human societies by natural ecosystems. The increasing risk brought by natural e...

Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia top

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Dec. 19, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 1085 4

Introduction: Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia

Shiyin Liu
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0096.zh

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Nov. 28, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 2823 30

A dataset of glacier mass balance of Hailuogou catchment in Mount Gongga, southeastern Tibetan Plateau, during 1952–2009

Zhang Yong, Shiyin Liu, Liu Qiao
Keywords: maritime glacier;mass balance;energy-mass balance model;debris cover;Hailuogou catchment
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0042.zh

Abstract:Glacier mass balance is among the clearest natural indicators of ongoing climate change and is important for the assessment of water resources and sea-level rise. However, few glaciers in southeast...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Nov. 27, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 4205 22

A dataset of lake ice phenology in Qinghai Lake from 2000 to 2018

Qi Miaomiao, Yao Xiaojun, Li Xiaofeng et al.
Keywords: Qinghai Lake;MODIS;lake ice phenology;threshold method
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0045.zh

Abstract:Lake ice phenology is considered a sensitive indicator of regional climate change. Qinghai Lake is the largest saltwater lake in China. Its lake ice phenological characters and changes have attract...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Nov. 26, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 3009 18

A dataset of glacier digital elevation models and surface elevation change over Ányêmaqên Mountains, source region of Yellow River from 2000 to 2013

Jiang Zongli, Shiyin Liu, Guo Wanqin
Keywords: Anyemaqen Mountains;TanDEM-X/TerraSAR-X;digital elevation model;glacier surface elevation change
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0046.zh

Abstract:Glacier surface elevation changes on Ányêmaqên Mountains(2000–2013) and a digital elevation model (DEM) were obtained by performing differential interferometry on bistatic satellite data TanDEM-X/T...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Nov. 20, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 2748 25

A dataset of glacial lake inventory of West China in 2015

Yang Chengde, Wang Xin, Wei Junfeng et al.
Keywords: glacial lake inventory;West China;2015
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0038.zh

Abstract:The West China region with the Tibetan Plateau as its core has a geographical range of 26°N~46°N,62°E~105°E, with Himalayas, Hengduan mountain, Tienshan, Altai and other mountains and plateaus invo...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Nov. 19, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 1794 19

A dataset of spatial distribution of debris cover on Hailuogou Glacier of Mount Gongga in 2009

Yong Zhang, Shiyin Liu, Xin Wang
Keywords: debris-covered glacier;debris cover;thermal resistance;Hailuogou Glacier;ASTER
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0022.zh

Abstract:Supraglacial debris cover on glaciers undergoes a unique thermal process relative to exposed snow and ice, the spatial distribution of which influences both the rates and spatial patterns of ice me...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Nov. 14, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 88 3

A dataset of lakes with an area above 10 km2 in northwest China (2000 – 2014)

Zhang Dahong, Li Xiaofeng, Yao Xiaojun
Keywords: lake;northwest China;Landsat;visual interpretation
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0041.zh

Abstract:Northwest China is situated inland which has a dry climate. Lake area can reflect the temporal and spatial distribution and the variations of regional water resources to a certain extent. Based on ...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Nov. 12, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 2986 36

A dataset of glacier distribution and glacier changes in the Kangri Karpo Mountains during 1980 – 2015

Wu Kunpeng, Liu Shiyin, Guo Wanqin
Keywords: glacier change, Kangri Karpo, 1980 – 2015, southeastern Tibetan Plateau
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0013.zh

Abstract:Located in southeastern Tibetan Plateau, the Kangri Karpo Mountains extents about 280 km from north-west to south-east, south of Bomê County and neighboring Motuo, Zayü and Basu counties. It has a ...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Nov. 9, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 256 4

Dataset of glacier surface motion along KKH during 2015 – 2017

Wang Lei, Jiang Zongli, Liu Shiyin et al.
Keywords: KKH;feature-tracking;glacier surface motion;Sentinel-1A
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0006.zh

Abstract:As an international highway, the Karakoram Highway (KKH) is of great importance to both China and Pakistan. Passing through one of the most glacier-concentrated regions—the Karakoram Mountains, KKH...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Oct. 31, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 324 3

Dataset of the May 2015 Karayaylak Glacier surge in eastern Pamir

Zhang Zhen, Liu Shiyin, Wei Junfeng
Keywords: Pamir, glacier surge;glacier surface velocity;glacier elevation change;Landsat;ASTER;Karayaylak Glacier
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0009.zh

Abstract:Karayaylak Glacier (38°35′6″N–38°44′48″N, 75°7′47″E–75°22′29″E) is located in the northern slope of Jiubie Peak of Kongur Mountains, eastern Pamir, China. Its surge in May 2015 caused property loss...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Oct. 30, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 407 2

A dataset of glacier elevation changes in the Kangri Karpo Mountains during 1980 – 2014

Wu Kunpeng, Liu Shiyin, Jiang Zongli et al.
Keywords: DEM;glacier elevation change;Kangri Karpo;DInSAR;TerraSAR/TanDEM
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0011.zh

Abstract:Due to the influence of the Indian monsoon, the Kangri Karpo Mountains, located in southeast Tibet, is the most humid and maritime glacier-concentrated region on the Tibetan Plateau. Glacier mass l...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Oct. 29, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 2413 41

A dataset of glacier elevation change in Muztag Ata and Kongur Tagh from 1971 to 2014

Zhen Zhang, Shiyin Liu, Junfeng Wei
Keywords: Pamir;Muztag Ata;Kongur Tagh;glacier elevation change;DEM
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0010.zh

Abstract:While climate-driven glacier change significantly impacts regional water resources, particularly the hydrological cycle, glacier elevation change is a key indicator of climate change. As a major g...

【Ice, Snow and Environment Over High Asia】Published: Oct. 19, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 3887 24

MODIS remote sensing dataset for Qinghai Lake basin

Piao Yingchao, Zheng Ruobing, He Wentong et al.
Keywords: Qinghai Lake, remote sensing, MODIS, vegetation
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0003.zh

Abstract:The remote sensing dataset for Qinghai Lake basin is obtained through a series of processing on MODIS satellite data, such as format conversion, mosaicking, projection transformation and clipping. ...

Historical Datasets for Disaster Mitigation and Research top

【Historical Datasets for Disaster Mitigation and Research】Published: Dec. 12, 2018 Volume 3, Issue 4 2149 10

Rapid damage mapping and loss data collection for natural disasters: Case study from Kaikoura earthquake, New Zealand

Bapon Fakhruddin, Li Guoqing, Rebekah Robertson
Keywords: rapid damage mapping;earthquake;risk reduction
doi:10.11922/csdata.2018.0033.en

Abstract:On November 14, 2016 (NZDT), a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the northeast coast of the South Island in New Zealand. A tsunami swept onto the coastlines with wave-heights of 2.5 m at Kaikoura. Th...