Earth Data Analysis Center

Background Users are able to access socioeconomic, census, and GIS information for the state of New Mexico. Earth Data Analysis Center (EDAC) was established at the University of New Mexico (UNM) in 1964 to transfer NASA space-based technology to the private and public sectors. Their mission is to serve the needs of these communities by employing GI-science and technologies. They strive to bridge UNM’s academic units and the external communities they serve; to…

Healthy Community Design and Access to Healthy Food Legislation

Users can search legislation related to healthy community design and access to healthy food. Topics include: farmer’s markets, land use, transportation, obesity, nutrition, and physical activity. Background The Healthy Community Design and Access to Healthy Food Legislation Database is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures. This database allows users to track legislation related to healthy community design and access to healthy food. Topics include, but are not limited…

Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance (WoRLD)

Users can download tables, graphs and figures pertaining to occupation-related respiratory diseases. Background The Work-Related Lung Disease (WoRLD) Surveillance System is operated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and maintained by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). WoRLD provides data for occupation-related respiratory disease surveillance data. Examples of disease surveillance data include pneumoconioses, occupational asthma, and other respiratory conditions. Database Capabilities Users can download…

ENACT Local policy database

Background Users can search for local nutrition policy and physical activity legislation. Topics include but are not limited to nutrition, physical activity, fresh food, land use, walk ability, and exercise. The ENACT policy database is funded by the California Endowment and maintained by the Prevention Institute and the Strategic Alliance. The Strategic Alliance for Healthy Food and Activity Environments was formed in 2001 to serve as a hub for cutting-edge…