RICE: Roosevelt Island Climate Evolution Project - Automatic Weather Station DataEntry ID: K049_2010_2012_NZ_2
Abstract: RICE is an international collaboration between New Zealand, USA, Denmark, United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, Italy and China. The aim of the project is to recover a 750 m deep ice core from Roosevelt Island in Antarctica to determine the stability of the Ross Ice Shelf and West Antarctica in a warming world.
The weather station was establish November 2010 to collect weather data over the full year. This provided the first all year round weather observations from Roosevelt Island. Retrieval of weather data occurred 2011/12.
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Start Date: 2010-11-01
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Data Set Progress
Phone: +64 4 463 6196
Fax: +64 4 463 5186
Email: Nancy.Bertler at vuw.ac.nz
Antarctic Research Center Victoria University of Wellington PO BOX 600
Postal Code: 6140
Country: New Zealand
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-06-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-06-19