Datasets 2nd Edition


Open Source GIS: A GRASS GIS Approach
Markus Neteler, Helena Mitasova
2. Edition 2004, 424 pages – NEW: 3rd edition 2007!
ISBN: 1-4020-8064-6
Kluwer Academic Publishers/Springer, Boston
Book Series: The Kluwer international series in Engineering and Computer Science: Volume 773

Sample data as used in the book “Open Source GIS: A GRASS GIS Approach”. Find detailed dataset descriptions within the book. Please let us know about any problems with these data.


Dataset name Book chapter(s) Download
Spearfish, South Dakota, USA Used throughout the book
Spearfish DEM at 10m resolution Chapter 4
  • Spearfish DEM at 10m resolution (21MB) extracted from USGS seamless server
Jockey’s Ridge LIDAR data Chapter 7
Gully data Chapter 7
Slovakia precipitation data Chapter 7
Slovakia 3D precipitation data Chapter 7
Chesapeake Bay nitrogen concentrations Chapter7, footnote
Imagery for Spearfish, South Dakota, USA Chapters 9, 10
Wake County, North Carolina, USA Chapter 12
Maas river bank soil pollution data Chapter 13