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Vital Signs is a global, public data resource that is proud to provide open access to all data collected throughout the network. Vital Signs fills a critical, unmet need for integrative, holistic measurements of agriculture, ecosystem services, and human well-being data.  Vital Signs data are constantly under quality control review and are available in near real-time.


Download Vital Signs Data

You can search and browse all available data within the Vital Signs system without registering. Prior to download you will be asked to register and provide very brief information about yourself and the intended use of the data.  Be sure to also download the Vital Signs metadata in order to interpret the variable codes. 

Note: The Vital Signs Data tool will be undergoing maitenance the week of April 24th, 2017.  If it is not wokring and you need access to Vital Signs data, please email the Data Manager directly at mcooper <at> conservation <dot> org.

Download Vital Signs Remote Sensing Data Products

In addition to the datasets (referred to above), Vital Signs has produced a series of larger scale datasets for review.


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The Vital Signs Data Use Policy provides guidance for data sharing, access, authorship, citation, and restrictions of VS data.

Better Data. Better Decisions. Sustaining People, Nature, Agriculture.