Entry_ID: GGD308
Entry_Title: Soil Temperatures at Alexander Island, South Orkney Islands, South Georgia
Group: Data_Set_Citation
   Dataset_Creator: Helen J. Peat
   Dataset_Title: Soil Temperatures at Alexander Island, South Orkney Islands, South Georgia
   Dataset_Release_Date: 2004-10-11
   Dataset_Release_Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
   Dataset_Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Online_Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd308.html
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Helen J.
   Last_Name: Peat
   Email: H.Peat@bas.ac.uk
   Phone: 01223 251400 
   Fax:  01223 362616 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: British Antarctic Survey
      Address: Terrestrial and Freshwater Life Sciences Division
      Address: High Cross, Madingley Road
      City: Cambridge
      Postal_Code: CB3 0ET
      Country: United Kingdom
   End_Group
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Frozen Ground
   Variable_Level_1: Soil Temperature
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Land Surface
   Term: Frozen Ground
   Variable_Level_1: Soil Temperature
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Land Surface
   Term: Soils
   Variable_Level_1: Soil Temperature
End_Group
Keyword: Soil Properties
Keyword: Thermal Properties
Source_Name: GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Source_Name: GROUND STATIONS
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1976-12-01
   Stop_Date: 1995-01-31
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Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: -71.833
   Northernmost_Latitude: -54.233
   Westernmost_Longitude: -68.433
   Easternmost_Longitude: -36.5
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: CONTINENT
   Location_Type: ANTARCTICA
   Detailed_Location: MARS GLACIER, ALEXANDER ISLAND; FACTORY BLUFF, JANE COL AND MORAINE VALLEY, SIGN
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Data_Set_Language: English
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
End_Group
Group: Summary

   This data set consists of soil temperatures collected by the British Antarctic 
   Survey (BAS) at Signy Island, Alexander Island, and South Georgia Island 
   between 1976 and 1995.

End_Group
Metadata_Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata_Version: 9.7
DIF_Creation_Date: 2004-10-11
Last_DIF_Revision_Date: 2005-01-24
DIF_Revision_History: