Data Set ID:

Soil Temperature and Moisture, Bylot Island, Quebec, Canada, Version 1

This data set includes meteorological measurements from two tundra climatological stations at Bylot Island, Quebec, Canada. Parameters include ground temperature, air temperature, relative humidity, soil moisture, global radiation, and photosynthetically active radiation (PAR). Measurements were taken every minute, with a storage interval of 60 minutes for air data and 1440 minutes for ground data.

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Temporal Coverage:
  • 1993-07-01
to present
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 73.133, S: 73.133, E: -79.967, W: -79.967

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Albedo
  • Surface Radiative Properties > Albedo
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity
  • Frozen Ground > Soil Temperature
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Surface Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
Data Contributor(s): Denis Sarrazin, Giles Gauthier

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Giles Gauthier and Denis Sarrazin 2003. Soil Temperature and Moisture, Bylot Island, Quebec, Canada, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center.
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