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Permafrost, palsas and frost-crack polygons, Salluit, Quebec, Canada

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Metadata Entity Set Information:

Language:

eng; usa

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Value: UTF8
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Hierarchy Level:

Value: dataset
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Hierarchy Level Name:

Permafrost, palsas and frost-crack polygons, Salluit, Quebec, Canada

Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Denis Sarrazin
Organization Name: Universite Laval
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 418 656-4299

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: Pavillon Abitibi-Price, local 1230
City: Sainte Foy
Administrative Area: Quebec
Postal Code: G1K 7P4
Country: Canada
Email: denis.sarrazin@cen.ulaval.ca

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org

Contact Role:

Value: Data Author
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Date Stamp:

2014-04-20

Metadata Standard Name:

ISO 19115 Geographic Information - Metadata First Edition

Metadata Standard Version:

ISO 19115:2003

Dataset URI:

http://nsidc.org/data/ggd418.html

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Data Identification Information:

Citation:

Citation Information:

Title: Permafrost, palsas and frost-crack polygons, Salluit, Quebec, Canada
Date:
Date: 1998
Date Type:
Value: publication
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode
Edition Date: 1998-01-01
Identifier: GGD418
Cited Responsible Party:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: NSIDC User Services
Organization Name: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 303 492-6199

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

Contact Role:

Value: custodian
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

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 dataset includes temperature conditions for ice-wedge cracking, Salluit, northern Quebec. Air temperature, soil temperature, wind speed and direction, July 1989 through April 1991 (not continuous record.) Temperature inside data logger, resistance values along cracking detection circuit, July 1989 through August 1991 (not continuous record.) Data are presented on the CAPS Version 1.0 CD-ROM, June 1998. See also GGD360 and GGD361 for other data available from Centre d'Etudes Nordiques climatological research station network.

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.

Allard, M. and J. Kaspar. 1998. Permafrost, palsas and frost-crack polygons, Salluit, Quebec, Canada. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

Status:

Value: complete
CodeList: MD_ProgressCode

Point of Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Denis Sarrazin
Organization Name: Universite Laval
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 418 656-4299

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: Pavillon Abitibi-Price, local 1230
City: Sainte Foy
Administrative Area: Quebec
Postal Code: G1K 7P4
Country: Canada
Email: denis.sarrazin@cen.ulaval.ca

Contact Role:

Value: Data Author
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Michel Allard
Organization Name: Universite Laval
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 418 656-3340

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: Pavillon Abitibi-Price, local 1230
City: Sainte Foy
Administrative Area: Quebec
Postal Code: G1K 7P4
Country: Canada
Email: michel.allard@cen.ulaval.ca

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Jennifer N. Kaspar
Organization Name: Universite Laval
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 418 656-3340

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: Pavillon Abitibi-Price, local 1230
City: Sainte Foy
Administrative Area: Quebec
Postal Code: G1K 7P4
Country: Canada

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
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Maintenance Information:

Maintenance and Update Frequency:

Value: asNeeded
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Update Scope:

Value: dataset
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Value: series
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Value: attribute
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Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Denis Sarrazin
Organization Name: Universite Laval
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 418 656-4299

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: Pavillon Abitibi-Price, local 1230
City: Sainte Foy
Administrative Area: Quebec
Postal Code: G1K 7P4
Country: Canada
Email: denis.sarrazin@cen.ulaval.ca

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org

Contact Role:

Value: Data Author
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Descriptive Keywords:

Keywords

Keyword: Continent > North America > Canada > Salluit, Quebec, Canada
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
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Keywords

Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Agriculture > Soils > Permafrost
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Agriculture > Soils > Soil Temperature
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Cryosphere > Frozen Ground > Permafrost
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Cryosphere > Frozen Ground > Soil Temperature
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Cryosphere > Snow/Ice > Permafrost
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Land Surface > Frozen Ground > Periglacial Processes
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Land Surface > Frozen Ground > Soil Temperature
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Land Surface > Soils > Soil Temperature
Keyword Type:
Value: discipline
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Keyword Thesaurus:

Citation Information:

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

Keyword Type:
Value: theme
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Keyword Thesaurus:

Citation Information:

Title: None
Date:
Date: 2008-01-24
Date Type:
Value: revision
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Keywords

Keyword: Frozen Ground
Keyword: Ice-wedge Polygons
Keyword: Periglacial Features
Keyword: Permafrost Features
Keyword: Soil Temperature
Keyword Type:
Value: theme
CodeList: MD_KeywordTypeCode

Dataset Constraints:

Legal Constraints:

Access Constraints:

Value: otherRestrictions
CodeList: MD_RestrictionCode

Use Constraints:

Value: otherRestrictions
CodeList: MD_RestrictionCode

Other Constraints:

Access Constraints : none

Use Constraints : none

Language:

eng; usa

Character Set:

Value: UTF8
CodeList: MD_CharacterSetCode

Extent Information:

Spatial Temporal Extent:

Geographic Element:

Bounding Coordinates:

 

Westbound Longitude: -75.633
Eastbound Longitude: -75.633
Southbound Latitude: 62.233
Northbound Latitude: 62.233

Temporal Element:

Time Period:

Begin Position: 19890701
End Position: 19920831

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Distribution Information:

Distributor Information:

Distributor Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: NSIDC User Services
Organization Name: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 303 492-6199

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

Contact Role:

Value: custodian
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

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: ASCII Text (.txt)
Specification: FTP

Digital Transfer Options:

Online Transfer Options:

Online Resources:

Linkage: ftp://sidads.colorado.edu/pub/DATASETS/fgdc/ggd418_perma_quebec/
Description: Data Access URL
Function:

Value: download
CodeList: CI_OnLineFunctionCode

Linkage: http://nsidc.org/data/docs/fgdc/ggd418_perma_quebec/index.html
Description: Documentation URL
Function:

Value: information
CodeList: CI_OnLineFunctionCode

Offline Transfer Options:

Offline Resources:

Name:

Value: onLine
CodeList: MD_MediumNameCode
Medium Name: FTP

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International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in plain text

ISO XML

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DIF HTML

NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Directory Interchange Format (DIF)

FGDC HTML

U.S. Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (CSDGM)