How to Navigate ESSC’s Geographic Data Portal

This topic shows a brief discussion in navigating ESSC’s geographic data portal’s inteface.

Parts of the Portal

  • 1 Navigation Menu - This is where dropdown menus and a search bar are found. Clicking the ESSC logo will point to Homepage.
  • 2 Homepage - This shows the welcome page upon typing the on the address bar of your browser.
  • 3 Content - Shows the main details of a layer/data.
  • 4 Side Bar - Includes additional information about the data layers.


Users are advised to register first before logging in through the portal. This enables the maximum use of the portal’s features like downloading and creating maps.

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