Entry_ID: ARCSS306
Entry_Title: High-Resolution Rectified Aerial Photography for Collaborative Research of Environmental Change at Barrow, Alaska, USA
Group: Data_Set_Citation
   Dataset_Creator: Lestak, L. R., W. F. Manley, P. M. Sturtevant, J. Maslanik, C. Tweedie, and J. Brown. 
   Dataset_Title: High-Resolution Rectified Aerial Photography for Collaborative Research of Environmental Change at Barrow, Alaska, USA
   Dataset_Release_Date: 2007-05-01
   Dataset_Release_Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
   Dataset_Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Online_Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss306.html
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Leanne
   Middle_Name: R.
   Last_Name: Lestak
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES)
      Address: University of Colorado
      Address: 216 UCB
      City: Boulder
      Province_or_State: CO
      Postal_Code: 80309-0216
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: William
   Middle_Name: F.
   Last_Name: Manley
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address:  Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR)
      Address: 450 UCB
      Address: University of Colorado
      City: Boulder
      Province_or_State: CO
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Paige
   Middle_Name: M.
   Last_Name: Sturtevant
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES)
      Address: University of Colorado
      Address: 216 UCB
      City: Boulder
      Province_or_State: Colorado
      Postal_Code: 80309-0216
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Jim
   Last_Name: Maslanik
   Email: nsidc@kryos.colorado.edu
   Phone: 1 303 492-6199 
   Fax: 1 303  492-2468 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
      Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
      Address: University of Colorado
      City: Boulder
      Province_or_State: CO
      Postal_Code: 80309
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Jim
   Last_Name: Maslanik
   Email: nsidc@kryos.colorado.edu
   Phone: 1 303 492-6199 
   Fax: 1 303  492-2468 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
      Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
      Address: University of Colorado
      City: Boulder
      Province_or_State: CO
      Postal_Code: 80309
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Craig
   Last_Name: Tweedie
   Email: ctweedie@utep.edu
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: University of Texas at El Paso
      Address: Department of Biology
      Address: 500 University Blvd.
      Address: Biology Bldg., Room 226
      City: El Paso
      Province_or_State: TX
      Postal_Code: 79968-0513
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Jerry
   Last_Name: Brown
   Email: jerrybrown@igc.apc.org
   Phone: 1 508 457-4982 
   Fax: 1 508  457-4982 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: International Permafrost Association
      Address: PO Box 7
      City: Woods Hole
      Province_or_State: MA
      Postal_Code: 02543
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Jerry
   Last_Name: Brown
   Email: jerrybrown@igc.apc.org
   Phone: 1 508 457-4982 
   Fax: 1 508  457-4982 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: International Permafrost Association
      Address: PO Box 7
      City: Woods Hole
      Province_or_State: MA
      Postal_Code: 02543
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Technical Contact
   First_Name: NSIDC
   Last_Name: User Services
   Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
   Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
   Fax: 1 303  492-2468 x
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
      Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
      Address: University of Colorado
      City: Boulder
      Province_or_State: CO
      Postal_Code: 80309-0449
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Spectral/Engineering
   Term: Visible Wavelengths
   Variable_Level_1: Visible Imagery
   Detailed_Variable: Aerial Photography
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ISO_Topic_Category: Geoscientific Information
Keyword: Aerial Photography
Keyword: Alaska
Keyword: ARCSS306
Keyword: ARCSS Data Coordination Center
Keyword: Barrow
Keyword: Digital Elevation Model
Keyword: Digital Mapping
Keyword: Digital Surface Model
Keyword: GIS
Keyword: IFSAR
Keyword: Maps
Keyword: NSIDC > National Snow and Ice Data Center
Keyword: OPP-0100120
Keyword: OPP-0224071
Keyword: ORRI > Orthorectified Radar Imagery
Keyword: QuickBird
Keyword: Visible Imagery
Sensor_Name: CAMERAS
Sensor_Name: IFSAR > Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar
Sensor_Name: QUICKBIRD/BHRC-60 > QuickBird Ball High Resolution Camera 60
Source_Name: AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS
Source_Name: QUICKBIRD > DigitalGlobe's QuickBird
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1997-07-16
   Stop_Date: 1997-07-16
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Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1984-08-31
   Stop_Date: 1984-08-31
End_Group
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1979-07-15
   Stop_Date: 1979-07-15
End_Group
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1964-07-14
   Stop_Date: 1964-07-14
End_Group
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1962-08-12
   Stop_Date: 1962-08-24
End_Group
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1955-08-12
   Stop_Date: 1955-08-14
End_Group
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1949-07-29
   Stop_Date: 1949-07-29
End_Group
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1948-08-04
   Stop_Date: 1948-08-04
End_Group
Data_Set_Progress: complete
Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: 70.9
   Northernmost_Latitude: 71.45
   Westernmost_Longitude: -157.47
   Easternmost_Longitude: -155.4
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: CONTINENT
   Location_Type: NORTH AMERICA
   Location_Subregion1: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
   Location_Subregion2: ALASKA
   Detailed_Location: BARROW
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Project: NSF/OPP > Division of Polar Programs, Antarctic Research, Glaciology
Group: Quality

   Investigators have provided a quality control report for the data from each of 
   the eight date ranges. These can be found in the directory for each year.

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Data_Set_Language: English
Originating_Center: ARCSS
Group: Data_Center
   Data_Center_Name: NSIDC > National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: NSIDC
      Last_Name: User Services
      Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
      Phone: 1 303 492-6199 
      Fax: 1 303  492-2468 
      Group: Contact_Address
         Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
         Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
         Address: University of Colorado
         City: Boulder
         Province_or_State: CO
         Postal_Code: 80309-0449
         Country: USA
      End_Group
   End_Group
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Group: Data_Center
   Data_Center_Name: ACADIS > The Advanced Cooperative Arctic Data & Information Service
   Data_Center_URL: nsidc.org
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: ACADIS
      Last_Name: User Services
      Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
      Phone:  303 492-6199 x
      Group: Contact_Address
         Address: University of Colorado
         Address: 449 UCB
         City: Boulder
         Province_or_State: CO
         Postal_Code: 80309-0449
         Country: USA
      End_Group
   End_Group
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Group: Distribution
   Distribution_Media: DVD
   Distribution_Size: 8.5 GB
   Distribution_Format: ESRI Shapefiles (.shp, .shx, .dbf, and .prj)
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Group: Distribution
   Distribution_Media: DVD
   Distribution_Size: 8.5 GB
   Distribution_Format: Geographic Tagged Image File Format (GeoTIFF) (.geotiff)
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Group: Reference

   Barrow Area Information Database - Internet Map Server. http://www.baidims.org 
   Brown, J. and P. L. Johnson. 1965. Pedo-ecological investigation, Barrow, 
   Alaska. U.S. Army CRREL Technical Report 159.

   Brown, J. and P. L. Johnson. 1966. U.S. Army CRREL Topographic Map, Barrow, 
   Alaska (1:25,000). U.S. Army CRREL Special Report 101.

   Manley, W. F., L. R. Lestak, C. E. Tweedie, and J. A. Maslanik. 2005. 
   High-resolution radar imagery, digital elevation models, and related GIS 
   layers for Barrow, Alaska, USA. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice 
   Data Center. DVD.

   Manley, W. F., L. R. Lestak, C. E. Tweedie, and J. A. Maslanik. 2006. 
   High-resolution QuickBird imagery and related GIS layers for Barrow, Alaska, 
   USA. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. DVD.

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Group: Summary

   This data set includes aerial photography of Barrow, Alaska, which has been 
   geocorrected to a 2002 QuickBird satellite image or Interferometric Synthetic 
   Aperture Radar (IFSAR) imagery. Photography included in the set is from these 
   specific dates, from 1948 to 1997: 4 August 1948, 29 July 1949, 12-14 August 
   1955, 12-24 August 1962, 14 July 1964, 15 July 1979, 31 August 1984, and 16 
   July 1997.

   Data are in GeoTIFF and ESRI Shapefile formats with FGDC compliant metadata. 
   Data on DVD are available for ordering. Note: The data for 14 July 1964 span 
   both DVDs.

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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
   End_Group
   URL: http://www.baidims.org
   Description: Barrow Area Information Database - Internet MapServer
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
   End_Group
   URL: http://www.baidims.org
   Description: Barrow Area Information Database - Internet Map Server
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
   End_Group
   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/barrow/
   Description: Imagery and Related GIS Data for Barrow, Alaska, USA
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
   End_Group
   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss301.html
   Description: Alaska North Slope 100 m Digital Elevation Model (DEM)
End_Group
Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
   End_Group
   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss031.html
   Description: Point Barrow, Alaska and Vicinity Bathymetry
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
   End_Group
   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/dems/index.html
   Description: Polar Ice Sheet DEMs and Elevation Data
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
   End_Group
   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss303.html
   Description: Reduced-Resolution IFSAR Imagery and Related Data for Barrow, Alaska, USA
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
   End_Group
   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss305.html
   Group: Description

      Reduced-Resolution QuickBird Imagery and Related GIS Layers for Barrow, 
      Alaska, USA

   End_Group
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Metadata_Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata_Version: 9.7
DIF_Creation_Date: 2007-05-01
Last_DIF_Revision_Date: 2014-12-11
DIF_Revision_History: Fixed data citation.