Welcome to the Earth Science Data Interface (ESDI) from the
Global Land Cover Facility at the University of Maryland. This
online application allows for easy searching, browsing,
and downloading of our data holdings. If you are a first time
user, read the following topics to quickly get started.
- Web Browser Requirements:
- Register for an Account: Before
starting you should register for a free ESDI account. This is not
required but having an account allows you to save your results
into your personal Workspace that can then be accessed at any time.
- Navigating Around: This topic shows you
how to quickly navigate around the various screens in ESDI.
- Map Search: Use this to
easily search for data shown on a map.
- Path/Row Search: Advanced users
who know the WRS paths and rows for Landsat can use this
text-based form instead of using the map.
- Product Search: Use this search
option to get data from our derived products by selecting attributes
of the data without using the map.