Entry_ID: GGD454
Entry_Title: Soil and Air Temperature in a Palsa Field, Blanc-Sablon, Quebec, Canada
Group: Data_Set_Citation
   Dataset_Creator: Jean-Claude Dionne and Denis Sarrazin
   Dataset_Title: Soil and Air Temperature in a Palsa Field, Blanc-Sablon, Quebec, Canada
   Dataset_Release_Date: 2003-06-09
   Dataset_Release_Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
   Dataset_Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Online_Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd454.html
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Data Author
   First_Name: Denis
   Last_Name: Sarrazin
   Email: denis.sarrazin@cen.ulaval.ca
   Phone: 1 418 656-4299 
   Fax: 1 418  656-2978 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: Universite Laval
      Address: Centre d'Etudes Nordiques
      Address: Pavillon Abitibi-Price, local 1230
      City: Sainte Foy
      Province_or_State: Quebec
      Postal_Code: G1K 7P4
      Country: Canada
   End_Group
End_Group
Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Jean-Claude
   Last_Name: Dionne
   Phone: 1 418 656-3340 
   Fax: 1 418  656-2978 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: Universite Laval
      Address: Centre d'Etudes Nordiques
      Address: Pavillon Abitibi-Price, local 1230
      City: Sainte Foy
      Province_or_State: Quebec
      Postal_Code: G1K 7P4
      Country: Canada
   End_Group
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Atmosphere
   Term: Atmospheric Temperature
   Variable_Level_1: Surface Air Temperature
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Frozen Ground
   Variable_Level_1: Permafrost
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: Cryosphere
   Term: Snow/Ice
   Variable_Level_1: Permafrost
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Land Surface
   Term: Frozen Ground
   Variable_Level_1: Permafrost
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: Permafrost
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Land Surface
   Term: Soils
   Variable_Level_1: Soil Temperature
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Terrestrial Hydrosphere
   Term: Snow/Ice
   Variable_Level_1: Permafrost
End_Group
Keyword: Meteorology
Keyword: Permafrost Features
Keyword: Soil Temperature
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1990-08-01
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Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: 51.333
   Northernmost_Latitude: 51.333
   Westernmost_Longitude: -57.167
   Easternmost_Longitude: -57.167
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: CONTINENT
   Location_Type: NORTH AMERICA
   Location_Subregion1: CANADA
   Detailed_Location: LOURDES-DE-BLANC-SABLON, QUEBEC (?), CANADA
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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: Distribution
   Distribution_Format: Microsoft Excel
End_Group
Group: Summary

   This data set consists of air and ground temperature data from a palsa field 
   in Blanc-Sablon, Quebec, Canada. Meaurements were taken every 20 minutes, and 
   stored every 60 minutes for air temperature, and every 240 minutes for  ground 
   temperature.

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Metadata_Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata_Version: 9.7
DIF_Creation_Date: 2003-06-09
Last_DIF_Revision_Date: 2012-09-19
DIF_Revision_History: added dist. format