Soil Temperatures for Happy Valley and Barrow, Alaska, USA
Entry ID: ARCSS038

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Abstract: This data set contains hourly and daily-averaged soil temperatures from Happy Valley and Barrow, Alaska, from 19 August 1993 to 31 August 2004. Data are in comma-delimited or space-delimited ASCII text format, and are available via FTP. The research project was funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) Geography and Regional Sciences and Arctic System Science (ARCSS) programs, grant numbers OPP 9214897, SES 9308334, OPP 9529783, and OPP 9732051.
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Description: Soil Temperatures for Happy Valley and Barrow, Alaska ftp site
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 69.16   S: 69.16   E: -149.0   W: -149.0
  N: 71.45   S: 71.45   E: -156.93   W: -156.93

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: K. Hinkel
Dataset Title: Soil Temperatures for Happy Valley and Barrow, Alaska, USA
Dataset Release Date: 1998-01-01, 2000
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-08-10
Stop Date: 1994-08-19
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Dataset ID: ARCSS038

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
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National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 15 KB - 722 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII
Phone: 513-556-3421
Email: Ken_Hinkel at
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University of Cincinnati
Department of Geography
City: Cincinnati
Province or State: OH
Postal Code: 45221-0131
Country: USA
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Brown, J., Hinkel, K.M. and F.E. Nelson. 2000. The Circumpolar active layer monitoring (CALM) program: Research designs and initial results. Polar Geography, 24(3), 165-258.

Brown, J., and P.L. Johnson. 1965. Pedo-ecological Investigations, Barrow, Alaska. Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory Technical Report 159, Hanover, NH, 32 pages with appendices.

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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-08-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-05-11
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