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Alaskan Air, Ground, Snow, and Soil Temperatures, 1998-2001

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Entry ID

GGD903

Summary

This data set contains air and ground temperature measurements collected from three different regions, each with multiple sites. The regions sampled are North Slope, Council, and Ivotuk.

Measurements were taken as part of the Land-Atmosphere-Ice Interactions - Arctic Transitions in the Land-Atmosphere System (LAII-ATLAS) program. The research project was funded by the Arctic System Sciences (ARCSS) Program, grant numbers OPP-9721347, OPP-9870635, and OPP-9732126.

Geographic Coverage

 

Spatial Coordinates:
N: 70.4389°     S: 64.9194°     E: -148.6°     W: -164.7611°    

Data Set Citation

Dataset Creator: Vladimir E. Romanovsky
Dataset Title: Alaskan Air, Ground, Snow, and Soil Temperatures, 1998-2001
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/ggd903.html

Temporal Coverage

Start Date: 1998-05-01
Stop Date: 2001-10-31

Location Keywords

  • CONTINENT NORTH AMERICA UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ALASKA
  • CONTINENT NORTH AMERICA UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ALASKA

Science Keywords

  • Atmosphere Atmospheric Temperature Air Temperature
  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Cryosphere Snow/Ice Snow/Ice Temperature
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Land Surface Soils Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Land Surface Soils Soil Temperature

Ancillary Keywords

  • ADCC
  • ARCSS
  • ARCSS903
  • Arctic System Science Data Coordination Center
  • Arctic Transitions in the Land-Atmosphere System
  • ATLAS
  • Chandalar Shelf
  • Council Region
  • Deadhorse
  • Forest
  • Franklin Bluffs
  • Frozen Ground Data Center
  • Galbraith Lake
  • GGD903
  • Ivotuk Region
  • LAII
  • Land-Atmosphere-Ice Interactions
  • Moist Acidic Tundra (MAT)
  • Moss
  • National Science Foundation
  • Noist Non-Acidic Tundra (MNT)
  • North Slope Region
  • NSF
  • NSIDC
  • OPP9721347
  • OPP-9721347
  • OPP9732126
  • OPP-9732126
  • OPP9870635
  • OPP-9870635
  • Seward Peninsula
  • Shrub
  • Toolik Lake
  • Tundra
  • West Dock
  • Woodland

Platform

  • GROUND STATIONS

Instrument

  • PROBES
  • SNOW MEASURING ROD
  • SOIL MOISTURE PROBE
  • TEMPERATURE LOGGERS
  • THERMOMETERS
  • WELL LOGGING TOOLS

Project

  • ARCSS/LAII/ATLAS Arctic System Science/LAII/Arctic Transitions in the Land-Atmosphere System

Data Set Progress

complete

Data Center

National Snow and Ice Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel

Name: NSIDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199
Fax: 1 303 492-2468
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Frozen Ground Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/fgdc/

Data Center Personnel

Name: FGDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
Fax: 1 303 492-2468 x
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Distribution

Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 37 - 341 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)

Personnel

Vladimir Romanovsky
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1 907 474-7548
Fax: 1 907 474-7290
Email: veromanovsky@alaska.edu
Contact Address:

  • University of Alaska
  • Geophysical Institute

City: Fairbanks
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99775
Country: USA

NSIDC User Services
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
Fax: 1 303 492-2468 x
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 2003-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-03-04

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