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Seto, K., B. Güneralp, and L.R. Hutyra. 2016. Global Grid of Probabilities of Urban Expansion to 2030. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4Z899CG. Accessed DAY MONTH YEAR.
Seto, K., B. Güneralp, and L.R. Hutyra. 2012. Global Forecasts of Urban Expansion to 2030 and Direct Impacts on Biodiversity and Carbon Pools. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) 109 (40): 16083-16088. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1211658109.
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The spatial data are available in a compressed zip file in raster GeoTIFF format. The archive contains two urban expansion grids. One in geographic coordinates of decimal degrees in the World Geodetic System spheroid of 1984 (WGS84) and one in projected coordinates based on the pseudocylindrical, equal-area, composite map, Goode Homolosine projection.
Probabilities of Urban Expansion to 2030 Grids (1.3 MB zip file)