open data

Import NASA DEM in GRASS GIS

The NASADEM_HGT dataset is a 1 arcsecond void-filled dataset which combines data from the SRTM and ASTER GDEM data. It can be downloaded from EarthData in 1° by 1° tiles. But if you are using GRASS GIS, downloading is greatly fascilitated using the r.in.nasadem addon. The addon imports all NASADEM tiles covering the current region or region extents given with the region option into GRASS and patches the tiles together.

Vegetationmap 4 Africa

Information portal to support conservation, vegetation restoration and agroforestry

Potential Natural Vegetation for south-western and central Kenya

An atlas of the natural vegetation of southwest Kenya. Adapting old vegetation maps into easy-to-use decision support tools to help identify the best indigenous trees to grow on farms.