Sea Ice Melt Pond Data from the Canadian Arctic, Version 1 (G01169)
Data set:
G01169
This is the most recent version of these data.

Overview

This data set contains observations of albedo, depth, and physical characteristics of melt ponds on sea ice, taken during the summer of 1994. The melt ponds studied were located just south of Cornwallis Island in the Barrow Strait, Nunavat, Canada. The reflectance spectra were acquired with a portable spectrometer. Cloud conditions and ice type were recorded as well.
Parameter(s):
ALBEDO ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS MELT POND DEPTH
Platform(s):
GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s):
SPECTROMETERS
Data Format(s):
ASCII
Temporal Coverage:
1 June 1994 to 31 July 1994
Temporal Resolution:
1 day
Spatial Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
75
S:
73
E:
-95
W:
-98

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