Human footprint index (HFI)

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Last Updated August 8, 2018, 12:44 (Europe/Berlin)
Created July 26, 2018, 18:36 (Europe/Berlin)
E-mail a.iglesias-campos@unesco.org
Language Eng
Abstract Human footprint index (HFI) expressing the relative presence of human influence in the marine and terrestrial section of the Intercontinental Biosphere reserve of the Mediterranean – Andalusia (Spain) – Morocco and its area of influence. The values range from 0 to 1.
Resource type Spatial dataset
Spatial representation type grid
License CC-BY-4.0
Classification Environment
Creation date 2018-02-14
Publication date 2018-07-26
Last revision date 2018-07-26
INSPIRE theme Area management - restriction - regulation zones - reporting units
Free keywords human footprint, CS2, Intercontinental Biosphere Reserve of the Mediterranean, activities and pressures
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Temporal date 2018-07-26
Lineage This dataset resulted from the analysis of several sources. For more information please, see Barbosa et al. in press.
Responsible party Organisation: IOC-UNESCO
Email: a.iglesias-campos@unesco.org
Role: Point of Contact
Related publications **Barbosa, A., Martín, B., Hermoso, V., Arévalo-Torres, J., Barbière, J., Martínez-López, J., Domisch, S., Langhans, S.D., Balbi, S., Villa, F., Delacámara, G., Teixeira, H., Nogueira, A.J.A., Lillebø, A.I., Gil-Jiménez, Y., Iglesias-Campos, A. in press. An Ecosystem-Based Management Approach for the spatial planning of Green and Blue Infrastructure at the Intercontinental Biosphere Reserve of the Mediterranean: Andalusia (Spain) – Morocco. STOTEN **Consejería de Medio Ambiente y Ordenación del Territorio de la Junta de Andalucía - Información Ambiental de Andalucía (REDIAM) http://www.juntadeandalucia.es/medioambiente/site/rediam **Copernicus - Marine environment monitoring service http://marine.copernicus.eu/ **European Environmental Agency https://www.eea.europa.eu/es **European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODNET). (2012). Modelled Habitats W Med Help. http://www.mendeley.com/documents/?uuid=34830264-27c5-3bfa-be10-7f6aa58f29de **European Monitoring and Evaluation Programme (EMEP) http://www.emep.int/ **Global Human Settlement Layer 2015 (JRC) https://ghsl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/ **Kroodsma, D.A., Mayorga, J., Hochberg, T., Miller, N.A., Boerder, K., Ferretti, F., Wilson, A., Bergman, B., White, T.D., Block, B.A., Woods, P., Sullivan, B., Costello, C. and Worm B. (2018). Global Fishing Watch. Tracking the global footprint of fisheries. Science 361.6378. **Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). (2009). Global Human Footprint (Geographic), v2 (1995 – 2004). Retrieved from http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/wildareas-v2-human-footprint-geographic/data-download **http://dataportal.aquacross.eu/dataset/group-intercontinentalbiosphere-listofspeciesibrm **http://dataportal.aquacross.eu/group-intercontinentalbiosphere-ecosystemcondition **http://dataportal.aquacross.eu/dataset/group-intercontinentalbiosphere-probabilityofspeciesoccurrence **http://dataportal.aquacross.eu/dataset/group-intercontinentalbiosphere-gblsolution **http://dataportal.aquacross.eu/group-intercontinentalbiosphere-gblselfreq **http://dataportal.aquacross.eu/group-intercontinentalbiosphere-pus
Projections WGS 84 -- EPSG-4326
Spatial extent - North 36.97
Spatial extent - South 34.8
Spatial extent - East -4.68
Spatial extent - West -5.84

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Political boundaries: GAUL 2015, © FAO Statistics Division.