Long Island Sound Interstate Sanitation Commission Data
Entry ID: ISC_ISCdata

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Summary
Abstract: Monitor water quality on a monthly basis over the full annual cycle.
Geographic Coverage
 N: 41.5 S: 40.75  E: -72.0  W: -79.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Interstate Sanitation Commission
Dataset Title: Interstate Sanitation Commission Data
Dataset Publisher: Interstate Sanitation Commission
Data Presentation Form: Self-Extracting Zip File containing ASCII files
Online Resource: http://www.harborestuary.org/


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1971-01-01
Stop Date: 1986-12-31


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEW YORK > LONG ISLAND SOUND


Science Keywords
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >NITROGEN    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >PHOSPHORUS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY >CHLOROPHYLL    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY >DISSOLVED GASES    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY >NITROGEN COMPOUNDS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY >PHOSPHOROUS COMPOUNDS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >DISSOLVED GASES >BIOLOGICAL OXYGEN DEMAND    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >NITROGEN    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >PHOSPHATE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >PIGMENTS >CHLOROPHYLL    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
ENVIRONMENT


Quality
Consists mainly of surface data measurements with bottom measurements collected
only in 1983, 1985, and 1986.


Access Constraints
None


Use Constraints
None


Keywords
temperature
dissolved oxygen
nitrogen
phosphorus
chlorophyll


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Data Depot, Harbor Estuary Program, New York-New Jersey    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.harborestuary.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NEW YORK HARBOR ESTUARY PROGRAM OFFICE MANAGER
Phone: 212-637-3816
Fax: 212-637-3889
Contact Address:
NY-NJ HARBOR ESTUARY PROGRAM OFFICE
290 Broadway, 24th Floor
www.harborestuary.org
City: New York
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10007 1866
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Size: 700k
Distribution_Format: Self-Extracting Zip File containing ASCII files
Fees: none


Personnel
MARK TEDESCO
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 203 977-1541
Contact Address:
Environmental Protection Agency
Long Island Sound Office
888 Washington Boulevard
City: Stamford
Province or State: Connecticut
Postal Code: 06904-2152
Country: USA


TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-11-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-02
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-11-25

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