Operational Datasets

Electric Transmission Lines

Description: United States’ electric transmission lines and details about them.

Government Agency: Homeland Infrastructure Foundation-Level Data (HIFLD), Open GP – Energy

Spatial Scope: United States

Electric Substations

Description: Points where electric substations are located, along with some details about them.

Government Agency: Homeland Infrastructure Foundation-Level Data (HIFLD), Open GP – Energy

Spatial Scope: United States

Temporal Range: Current data only

Temporal Range Ingested: Ongoing

Hospitals

Description: US hospitals, and some other data about them.

Government Agency: HIFLD Open GP – Public Health

Temporal Range: Current data only

Spatial Scope: United States

Urgent Care Facilities

Description: US urgent care facility locations, and some other data about them.

Government Agency: HIFLD Open GP – Public Health

Temporal Range: Current data only

Spatial Scope: United States

Fire Stations

Description: US Fire Stations locations, and some other data about them.

Government Agency: Homeland Infrastructure Foundation-Level Data (HIFLD), Open GP – Emergency Services

Temporal Range: Current data only

Spatial Scope: United States

Natural Gas Pipelines

Description: United States’ network of natural gas pipelines, with some data about each, such as operator.

Agency and NGO: Homeland Infrastructure Foundation-Level Data (HIFLD), Open GP – Energy

Temporal Range: Current data only

Spatial Scope: United States

Ingestion: Ongoing

Power Plants

Dataset: EPA Facility Registry Service (FRS): Power Plants

Description: EPA registered power plants and details about them.

Government Agency: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Spatial Scope: United States

Climate and Atmospheric Data

Government Agency or NGO that created this dataset – National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Description – North American Mesoscale (NAM) Forecast System collects frequent atmospheric data from over 260,000 weather stations in North America. Latest datasets capture around 60 features corresponding to various weather-related phenomena. Features that we have curated include:

Air Quality:Visibility, Land Surface Temperature, Atmospheric Pressure Measurements, Surface Pressure, Air Temperature, Dew Point Temperature, Surface Winds, Freezing Rain, Precipitation Amount, Rain, Ice Pellets: Sleet, Snow

Spatial scope of the data availability: A bounding box encapsulating entire North America (N: 61.0S: 12.1E: -49.4W: -152.9)

Data Format: GRIB

U.S. Census Data

Description – Census Data published by the United State Census Bureau. Out of the many features available, we currently support queries for total population, population categorized by age, median household income, median age, poverty, and race.

Government Agency or NGO that created this dataset – U.S. Census Bureau

Temporal Range of the dataset: 1867-2018

Temporal Range that we ingested/support queries over – 1980-2018

Spatial scope of the data availability – US (multiple resolutions – state, county, tract, block, etc.)

Spatial scope that we ingested/support queries over – US (state, county, and tract level)

Air Quality

Dataset: Outdoor Air Quality Data. Data collected at hourly intervals from monitoring locations in the United States

Government Agency or NGO that created this dataset: Environmental Protection Agency

Temporal Range of the dataset: 1980-Current

Temporal Range that we ingested/support queries over: 1980-Current

Spatial scope of the data availability: Measurements from locations across the United States. Fixed Latitude/longitude of measurement locations.

Spatial scope that we ingested/support queries over: Geohash size of 6 corresponding to an area of 1.2km x 609 m.

Community Datasets

Community-created data containing rivers, dams, streams, canals, and much more.

NGO: OpenStreetMaps

Spatial Scope Ingested: United States

Format: OSM XML

Surface-Water Data for the Nation: Stream Flow Dataset

Description: Contains historical measurements of water bodies including stream flow, reservoir levels and water temperature.

 

Government Agency or NGO that created this dataset: United States Geological Survey

Temporal Range of the dataset: 1980-Current with a sample frequency of 15 minutes

Temporal Range that we ingested/support queries over: 1980-Current; Strands have a temporal range of 6 hours.

Spatial scope of the data availability: Measurement locations from across the United States. Fixed Latitude/longitude of measurement locations

Spatial scope that we ingested/support queries over: Geohash size of 6 corresponding to an area of 1.2km x 609 m.

 

Water Quality
Dataset: The Water Quality Portal (WQP) is a cooperative service sponsored by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the National Water Quality Monitoring Council (NWQMC). It serves data collected by over 400 state, federal, tribal, and local agencies.

 

Temporal Range of the dataset: 1980-Current

Temporal Range that we ingested/support queries over: Ongoing

Spatial scope of the data availability: United States

FEMA National Flood Hazard Layer
Description: The National Flood Hazard Layer (NFHL) is a geospatial database that contains current effective flood hazard data.

 

Government Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Spatial Scope: United States

Temporal Range: Current data only

 

Satellite Imagery
Platform: MODIS
Format: HDF
Projection: Sinusoidal
Resolution: 463.312m
Bands: 7Platform: NAIP
Format: zip/jp2
Projection: Traverse Mecator
Resolution: 10m/20m
Bands: 4 (RGB and NIR)

 

Platform: Sentinel-2
Format: SAFE
Projection: Traverse Mecator
Resolution: 10m/20m/60m
Bands:
B02 – Red

B03 – Green

B04 – Blue

B08 – NIR

B05 – Vegetation Red Edge

B06 – Vegetation Red Edge

B07 – Vegetation Red Edge

B8A – Narrow NIR

B11 – SWIR

B12 – SWIR

B01 – Coastal Aerosol

B09 – Water Vapour

B10 – SWIR Cirrus