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Soil and Air Temperature in a Palsa Field, Blanc-Sablon, Quebec, Canada, Version 1

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.

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 51.333, S: 51.333, E: -57.167, W: -57.167

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Temporal Coverage
  • 1 August 1990
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
  • Soils > Permafrost
  • Frozen Ground > Permafrost
  • Snow/Ice > Permafrost
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
  • Frozen Ground > Soil Temperature
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Surface Air Temperature
Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
Data Contributor(s): Denis Sarrazin, Jean-Claude Dionne

Data Citation

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Jean-Claude Dionne and Denis Sarrazin 2003. Soil and Air Temperature in a Palsa Field, Blanc-Sablon, Quebec, Canada, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. [Date Accessed].
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