Entry_ID: GGD273
Entry_Title: Soil temperatures from Disko Island (Qeqertarsuaq/Godhavn), Greenland
Group: Data_Set_Citation
   Dataset_Creator: Nielsen, N., Humlum, O., and B.U. Hansen
   Dataset_Title: Soil temperatures from Disko Island (Qeqertarsuaq/Godhavn), Greenland
   Dataset_Release_Date: 2003-01-01
   Dataset_Release_Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
   Dataset_Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Online_Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd273.html
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Data Author
   First_Name: Hanne
   Middle_Name: H.
   Last_Name: Christiansen
   Email: hhc@server1.geogr.ku.dk
   Email: hanne.christiansen@unis.no
   Phone: 47  79 02 33 20 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: The University Centre in Svalbard
      City: Longyearbyen
      Postal_Code: N-9171
      Country: Norway
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Niels
   Last_Name: Nielsen
   Email: nn@geogr.ku.dk
   Phone: 45 3532 2160 
   Fax:  45 3532 2150 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: University of Copenhagen
      Address: Institute of Geography
      Address: Oster Voldgade 10
      City: Copenkagen
      Postal_Code: DK 1350
      Country: Denmark
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Birger Ulf
   Last_Name: Hansen
   Email: buh@geogr.ku.dk
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: University of Copenhagen
      Address: Institute of Geography
      Address: Oster Voldgade 10
      City: Copenkagen
      Postal_Code: DK 1350
      Country: Denmark
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Ole
   Last_Name: Humlum
   Email: oleh@unis.no
   Phone: 47  79 02 33 00 
   Fax: 47   79 02 33 01 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: The University Centre on Svalbard, UNIS
      Address: Department of Geology
      Address: P.O. Box 156
      City: Longyearbyen
      Postal_Code: 9171
      Country: Norway
   End_Group
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Atmosphere
   Term: Atmospheric Temperature
   Variable_Level_1: Surface Air Temperature
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Frozen Ground
   Variable_Level_1: Soil Temperature
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Land Surface
   Term: Frozen Ground
   Variable_Level_1: Soil Temperature
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Land Surface
   Term: Soils
   Variable_Level_1: Soil Temperature
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Keyword: Soil Properties
Keyword: Soil Temperature
Keyword: Thermal Properties
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1991-01-01
   Stop_Date: 2002-12-31
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Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: 69.15
   Northernmost_Latitude: 69.15
   Westernmost_Longitude: -53.34
   Easternmost_Longitude: -53.34
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: CONTINENT
   Location_Type: NORTH AMERICA
   Location_Subregion1: GREENLAND
   Detailed_Location: QEQERTARSSUAQ/GODHAVN, GREENLAND
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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: FGDC > Frozen Ground Data Center
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org/fgdc/
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: FGDC
      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_Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
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Group: Reference

   Hansen, B.U., O. Humlum, and N. Nielsen. 2000. Meteorological Observations in 
   1996 at the Arctic Station, Qeqertarsuaq (69º15'N), Central West Greenland.  
   Danish Journal of Geography 100:85-87.

   Hansen, B.U., O. Humlum, N. Nielsen, M. Rasch, and P. Funch. 1997. 
   Meteorological Observations in 1996 at the Arctic Station, Qeqertarsuaq 
   (Godhavn), Central West Greenland. Danish Journal of Geography 97:152-153.

   Humlum, O., B.U. Hansen, and N. Nielsen. 2002. Meteorological Observations in 
   2001 at the Arctic Station, Qeqertarsuaq (69º15'N), Central West Greenland. 
   Danish Journal of Geography 102:103-105.

    Humlum, O., N. Nielsen, and B.U. Hansen. 1999. Meteorological Observation in  
   1998 at the Arctic Station, Qeqertarsuaq (69º15'N), Central West Greenland.  
   Danish Journal of Geography 99:113-115.  

   Humlum, O., N. Nielsen, M. Rasch, and B.U. Hansen. 1996. Meteorological 
   Observations in 1995 at the Arctic Station, Qeqertarsuaq (Godhavn), Central 
   West Greenland. Danish Journal of Geography 96:119-122.

   Nielsen, N., O. Humlum, and B.U. Hansen. 2001. Meteorological Observations in 
   2000 at the Arctic Station (69º15'N), Central West Greenland. Danish Journal 
   of Geography 101:155-158.

   Nielsen, N., O. Humlum, and B.U. Hansen. 1998. Meteorological Observation in 
   1997 at the Arctic Station, Qeqertarsuaq (69º15'N), Central West Greenland. 
   Danish Journal of Geography 98:81-83.

   Nielsen, N., O. Humlum, B.U. Hansen, and M. Rasch. 1995. Meteorological 
   Observations at Arctic Station, Qeqertarsuaq (Godhavn), Central West 
   Greenland. Danish Journal of Geography 95:97-104.

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Group: Summary

   A meteorological station at 69 deg 15'N, 53 deg 34'W, Godhavn village, 
   Greenland, measured air temperatures at 6 m above the ground, and soil 
   temperatures (deg C) at 0.05 m, 0.6 m, 1.75 m, and 3 m below the surface. The 
   station automatically measured data every half hour. Data extend from 01 
   January 1991 to 16 November 2002. Data are in tab-delimited ASCII text format 
   and are available via FTP.

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Metadata_Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata_Version: 9.7
DIF_Creation_Date: 2003-01-01
Last_DIF_Revision_Date: 2012-08-24
DIF_Revision_History: added creator and publisher info