Arctic Theme Page
Entry ID: Arctic_Theme_Page

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Summary
Abstract: The Arctic Theme Page is a comprehensive resource web site focused on the Arctic. It provides access to widely distributed Arctic data and information for scientists, students, teachers, academia, managers, decision makers and the general public. "http://www.arctic.noaa.gov"

Included are:
* Arctic Report Card - accessible, authoritative, peer-reviewed updates on recent environmental changes
* Arctic Future - summarizing recent important Arctic results from the scientific literature for a broader audience
* Arctic YouTube videos
* Essays on key Arctic issues by respected Arctic scientists
* Frequently Asked Questions About the Arctic
* Current status of the Arctic environment?
* Central access to widely-distributed data and information related
to the Arctic from research institutions world-wide
* Color graphics and animations of Arctic related data
* Educational links, including topics such as Northern Lights, Arctic
pollution, animals, maps, Arctic exploration, Native Peoples,
and more.

Related URL
Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: The Arctic Theme Page


Geographic Coverage
 N: 90.0 S: 70.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Location Keywords
OCEAN > ARCTIC OCEAN
OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > BERING SEA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE EDGES    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE FLOES    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE GROWTH/MELT    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >GLACIERS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW DEPTH    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW/ICE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY >CONTAMINANTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CIRCULATION >FRESH WATER FLUX    [Definition]
OCEANS >WATER QUALITY >OCEAN CONTAMINANTS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
ENVIRONMENT
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
INLAND WATERS
OCEANS


Keywords
AO
ARCTIC
CLIMATE
CLIMATE INDICES
ENVIRONMENT
NAO
NPI
PDO
POLAR
POLLUTION
RESEARCH
SEA ICE
TELECONNECTIONS


Data Center
Arctic Research Program, OAR, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.oar.noaa.gov/climate/t_arctic.html

Data Center Personnel
Name: NANCY N SOREIDE
Phone: 206-526-6728
Email: nancy.n.soreide at noaa.gov
Email: arctic.webmaster at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
NOAA/PMEL
7600 Sand Point Wy NE
City: Seattle
Province or State: WA
Postal Code: 98115
Country: USA



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-09-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-09-22

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