This document describes the contents of a coastal hazards data base intended for use by vector or raster GISs or non-GIS data base systems. The computerized data are available on Exabyte 8-mm tapes, QIC quarter-inch tape cartridges, or floppy diskettes. These data are also available via the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) and the World Wide Web at http://cdiac.esd.ornl.gov. Requests for this data package should be addressed to:
The media and/or documentation can be ordered by telephone, fax or electronic mail using:
Telephone: (865) 574-0390 or (865) 574-3645; FAX: (865) 574-2232
The computerized data files may be acquired over the internet from CDIAC's Anonymous FTP service as follows:
FTP to CDIAC.ESD.ORNL.GOV (188.8.131.52)
Enter "ftp" as the User-ID.
Enter your electronic mail address as the password (e.g., BIRDK@ornl.gov)
Set FTP to ASCII mode by using the ASCII command (i.e., "ascii").
Acquire the ASCII data files (i.e., "mget *.asc").
Acquire the FORTRAN files (i.e., "mget *.for").
Acquire the SAS files (i.e., "mget *.sas").
Set FTP to binary mode by using the Binary command (i.e., "binary").
Acquire the binary ARC/INFO export files (i.e., "mget *.e00").
Exit the system by using the FTP quit command (i.e., "quit").