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Marcell Experimental Forest Soil Temperatures
Entry ID: USDA0158


Summary
Abstract: To monitor temperature variation in both upland and peatland soils, to
aid in estimating frost depths, and frost out dates. Data include
soil temperature values at several depths at two upland and four
peatland sites.

Collection Organization: USDA/FS - North Central Forest
Experiment Station

Collection Methodology: Data collected using Forest Service
methods.

Collection Frequency: Weekly.

Update Characteristics: N/A

STATISTICAL INFORMATION: 1 cubic foot.

LANGUAGE: English

ACCESS/AVAILABILITY:
Data Center: USDA Forest Service
Dissemination Media: Raw and summarized; stored in paper and
computer disk form.
File Format: Excell spreadsheet, IBM 286
Access Instructions: Data not available to the public at this
time.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 49.76   S: -43.11   E: -89.11   W: -97.62

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-01-01
Stop Date: 1989-12-31
Quality Visual check of time plots for consistent pattern.
Originating Center
Data Center
North Central Research Station, Forest Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncrs.fs.fed.us/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ARTHUR E. ELLING
Phone: 218-326-7112
Phone: DG: S23L02A
Fax: 218-326-7123
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
North Central Forest Experiment Station
Forestry Sciences Building
1831 Highway 169 East
City: Grand Rapids
Province or State: MN
Postal Code: 55744-3399
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 218-326-7112
Phone: DG: S23L02A
Fax: 218-326-7123
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
North Central Forest Experiment Station
Forestry Sciences Building
1831 Highway 169 East
City: Grand Rapids
Province or State: MN
Postal Code: 55744-3399
Country: USA
Publications/References
ADDITIONAL REFERENCES:
There are published interim tables associated with these data.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27


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