Sea Ice, Oceanic Water, and Sediments, Arctic Ocean and Beaufort Sea

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Metadata Entity Set Information:

Language:

eng; usa

Character Set:

Value: UTF8
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Hierarchy Level:

Value: dataset
CodeList: MD_ScopeCode

Hierarchy Level Name:

Sea Ice, Oceanic Water, and Sediments, Arctic Ocean and Beaufort Sea

Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Keith A. Kvenvolden
Organization Name: US Geological Survey
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 415 354-3213

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: 345 Middlefield Road, MS 999
City: Menlo Park
Administrative Area: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Email: kk@octopus.wr.usgs.gov

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Date Stamp:

2014-10-20

Metadata Standard Name:

ISO 19115 Geographic Information - Metadata First Edition

Metadata Standard Version:

ISO 19115:2003

Dataset URI:

http://nsidc.org/data/ggd234.html

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Data Identification Information:

Citation:

Citation Information:

Title: Sea Ice, Oceanic Water, and Sediments, Arctic Ocean and Beaufort Sea
Date:
Date: 2003
Date Type:
Value: publication
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode
Edition Date: 2003-06-05
Identifier: GGD234
Cited Responsible Party:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: FGDC User Services
Organization Name: Frozen Ground Data Center
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 303 492-6199 x

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: National Snow and Ice Data Center
City: Boulder
Administrative Area: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org/fgdc/

Contact Role:

Value: custodian
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Abstract:

This study analyzed sea water, sea-ice, and bottom sediments to depths of 90 m in the Arctic Ocean and Beaufort Sea. Measurements were taken between 1990 and 1995. These data are available as U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Reports

Purpose:

Scientific Research

Credit:

The following example shows how to cite the use of this data set in a publication. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Keith A. Kvenvolden and Thomas D. Lorenson. 2003. Sea Ice, Oceanic Water, and Sediments, Arctic Ocean and Beaufort Sea. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

Status:

Value: complete
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Point of Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Keith A. Kvenvolden
Organization Name: US Geological Survey
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 415 354-3213

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: 345 Middlefield Road, MS 999
City: Menlo Park
Administrative Area: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Email: kk@octopus.wr.usgs.gov

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Thomas D. Lorenson
Organization Name: US Geological Survey
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 415 354-3094

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: 345 Middlefield Road, MS 999
City: Menlo Park
Administrative Area: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Email: lorenson@octopus.wr.usgs.gov

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Maintenance Information:

Maintenance and Update Frequency:

Value: asNeeded
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Update Scope:

Value: dataset
CodeList: MD_ScopeCode

Value: series
CodeList: MD_ScopeCode

Value: attribute
CodeList: MD_ScopeCode

Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Keith A. Kvenvolden
Organization Name: US Geological Survey
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 415 354-3213

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: 345 Middlefield Road, MS 999
City: Menlo Park
Administrative Area: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Email: kk@octopus.wr.usgs.gov

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Descriptive Keywords:

Keywords

Keyword: Ocean > Arctic Ocean > Beaufort Sea > Arctic Ocean
Keyword: Ocean > Arctic Ocean > Beaufort Sea,
Keyword Type:
Value: place
CodeList: MD_KeywordTypeCode
Keyword Thesaurus:

Citation Information:

Title: NASA / GCMD Location Keywords
Date:
Date: 2008-02-05
Date Type:
Value: revision
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode

Keywords

Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Cryosphere > Sea Ice > Ice Extent
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Sediments > Sediment Composition
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Ocean Chemistry
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Ocean Temperature
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Sea Ice > Ice Extent
Keyword Type:
Value: discipline
CodeList: MD_KeywordTypeCode
Keyword Thesaurus:

Citation Information:

Title: NASA / GCMD Science Keywords
Date:
Date: 2008-02-05
Date Type:
Value: revision
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode

Keywords

Keyword Type:
Value: theme
CodeList: MD_KeywordTypeCode
Keyword Thesaurus:

Citation Information:

Title: None
Date:
Date: 2008-01-24
Date Type:
Value: revision
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode

Keywords

Keyword: Freshwater Ice
Keyword: Geophysics
Keyword: Oceanographic Data
Keyword: Ocean Water Chemistry Measurements
Keyword: Ocean Water Temperature Measurements
Keyword: Sea Ice
Keyword Type:
Value: theme
CodeList: MD_KeywordTypeCode

Dataset Constraints:

Legal Constraints:

Access Constraints:

Value: otherRestrictions
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Use Constraints:

Value: otherRestrictions
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Other Constraints:

Access Constraints : none

Use Constraints : none

Language:

eng; usa

Character Set:

Value: UTF8
CodeList: MD_CharacterSetCode

Topic Category:

Value: oceans
CodeList: MD_topicCategoryCode

Extent Information:

Spatial Temporal Extent:

Geographic Element:

Bounding Coordinates:

 

Westbound Longitude: -152
Eastbound Longitude: -145
Southbound Latitude: 70
Northbound Latitude: 72.633

Temporal Element:

Time Period:

Begin Position: 19900101
End Position: 19951231

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Distribution Information:

Distributor Information:

Distributor Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: FGDC User Services
Organization Name: Frozen Ground Data Center
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 303 492-6199 x

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: National Snow and Ice Data Center
City: Boulder
Administrative Area: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org/fgdc/

Contact Role:

Value: custodian
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Distribution Format(s):

Data File Format:

Name: HTML
Specification: Online (HTTP)

Digital Transfer Options:

Offline Transfer Options:

Offline Resources:

Name:

Value: onLine
CodeList: MD_MediumNameCode
Medium Name: Online (HTTP)

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Data Acquisition Information:

Instrument Information:

Platform Information:

Platform:

Name: SHIPS
Description: satellite
Instrument:

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DIF HTML

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FGDC HTML

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