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R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP1102 - Climate variability and predictability (CLIVAR)Entry ID: NBP1102
Abstract: The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines.
This data set consists of underway data from leg NBP1102 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at McMurdo Station and ended at McMurdo Station.
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Start Date: 2011-02-19Stop Date: 2011-04-23
ISO Topic Category
Quality Data quality appear good with data loss when heavier seas rotated the sensor mounting pole. In these cases, the data will be removed from the issued dataset.
Visible radiometers measured in daylight at a temporal resolution of the order of milli-seconds, corresponding to spatial resolution on the order of metres or less.
Access Constraints These data are not yet publicly available, pending processing and quality control. These data are currently stored on a series of DVDs.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
The principal investigator must be consulted before using these data.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: DVD
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Fax: +49 471 4831 1797
Email: j.schwarz at niwa.co.nz
National Institute for Water and Atmosphere Research 295-301 Evans Bay Parade
City: Greta Point
Province or State: Wellington
Postal Code: 6021
Country: New Zealand
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-03-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-04-10