Entry_ID: G02120
Entry_Title: Norwegian North Polar Expedition 1893-1896: Oceanographic Data
Group: Data_Set_Citation
   Dataset_Creator: National Snow and Ice Data Center.  Compiled by F. Nansen. 
   Dataset_Title: Norwegian North Polar Expedition 1893-1896: Oceanographic Data
   Dataset_Release_Date: 2002-01-01
   Dataset_Release_Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
   Dataset_Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Online_Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/g02120.html
   Dataset DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N57H1GGG
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Fridtjof
   Last_Name: Nansen
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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: Oceans
   Term: Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography
   Variable_Level_1: Water Depth
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Oceans
   Term: Ocean Temperature
   Variable_Level_1: Water Temperature
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Oceans
   Term: Salinity/Density
   Variable_Level_1: Density
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Oceans
   Term: Salinity/Density
   Variable_Level_1: Salinity
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ISO_Topic_Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere
ISO_Topic_Category: Oceans
Keyword: Barents Sea
Keyword: Depth
Keyword: Fram
Keyword: Hydrometer
Keyword: Nansen
Keyword: Ocean
Keyword: Ocean Depth
Keyword: Polar
Keyword: Salinity
Keyword: Specific Gravity
Keyword: Temperature
Keyword: Tornoe's Apparatus
Sensor_Name: HYDROMETERS
Sensor_Name: THERMOMETERS
Sensor_Name: WATER BOTTLES
Source_Name: SHIPS
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1893-07-22
   Stop_Date: 1896-04-15
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Data_Set_Progress: complete
Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: 69.42
   Northernmost_Latitude: 85.87
   Westernmost_Longitude: 12.43
   Easternmost_Longitude: 137.83
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: GEOGRAPHIC REGION
   Location_Type: ARCTIC
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: GEOGRAPHIC REGION
   Location_Type: POLAR
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: OCEAN
   Location_Type: ARCTIC OCEAN
   Location_Subregion1: BARENTS SEA
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: OCEAN
   Location_Type: ATLANTIC OCEAN
   Location_Subregion1: NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
   Location_Subregion2: SVALBARD AND JAN MAYEN
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Data_Set_Language: English
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: NOAA > National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org/noaa/
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: NOAA
      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
   End_Group
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Group: Distribution
   Distribution_Media: FTP
   Distribution_Size: 72 KB
   Distribution_Format: Microsoft Excel
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Group: Reference

   Nansen, Fridtjof, ed. 1902. The Norwegian North Polar Expedition, 1893-1896, 
   Scientific Results,  Volume III. Christiania: Jacob Dybwad; London, New York, 
   Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co.; Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.

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Group: Summary

   This data set contains water depth, temperature, specific gravity, salinity, 
   and density measurements from the North Polar Basin and the Barents Sea, 
   gathered by Nansen and crew on the Norwegian North Polar Expedition from 
   1893-1896.

   Data are available via FTP.

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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
   End_Group
   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/G02120.html
   Description: access to data and documentation
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Metadata_Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata_Version: 9.7
DIF_Creation_Date: 2002-01-01
Last_DIF_Revision_Date: 2013-03-07
DIF_Revision_History:  Added DOI