Data Set ID:

Baffin Bay Region Narwhal Research, Version 1

This data set highlights the research conducted by the Narwhal Tusk Research Project in Baffin Bay, between Canada and Greenland. Content includes laboratory and field studies directly investigating the physical and dental properties of the narwhal tusk, narwhal behavior, and an examination of the field expeditions and collected interviews from Inuit community members.

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Temporal Coverage:
  • 2001-01-01 to 2006-06-30
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 76.32567, S: 62.69456, E: -51.37068, W: -85.24028

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
  • Animals/Vertebrates > Mammals
  • Sea Ice > Ice Extent
  • Snow/Ice > Ice Extent
Data Format(s):
  • HTML
Data Contributor(s): Martin Nweeia

We kindly request that you cite the use of this data set in a publication using the following citation. For more information, see Use and Copyright.

Nweeia, M. 2012. Baffin Bay Region Narwhal Research, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

Questions? Please contact:

NSIDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199
Fax: 1 303 492-2468
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA