Environmental Monitoring Project
Entry ID: gomc_154

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Summary
Abstract: The Environmental Monitoring Program is operated by the Maine
Department of Marine Resources with the goal of maintaining a continuous source
of high-quality physical environmental data for the Maine coast. Currently,
observations of air temperature, barometric pressure, precipitation, sea
surface and bottom temperature, solar radiation, relative humidity, tide
height, wind speed and wind direction are recorded at hourly, and daily
intervals.

Waterbody or Watershed Names: Boothbay Harbor

Purpose: Currently, observations of air temperature, barometric pressure,
precipitation, sea surface and bottom temperature, solar radiation, relative
humidity, tide height, wind speed and wind direction are recorded at hourly,
and daily intervals. Monthly and yearly summaries of the first six observations
listed above are distributed to various U.S., Canadian, and state governmental
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Description: Additional information about this monitoring program and data are available
from this web site.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 43.84   S: 43.84   E: -69.64   W: -69.64

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1905-01-01
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution Range: Daily - < Weekly
Quality Data are distributed to various U.S., Canadian, and state governmental
agencies, academic institutions, aquaculture companies, and environmental
consulting firms. Sea surface temperature data are reported daily to the U.S.
Naval Air Station in Brunswick and a variety of data are provided on request to
the public, news media, and university and government researchers.
Access Constraints None known.
Use Constraints None known.
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Department of Marine Resources, Maine Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.maine.gov/dmr/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MARK LAZZARI
Phone: 207-633-9569
Email: Mark.lazzari at maine.gov
Contact Address:
PO Box 8
City: West Boothbay Harbor
Province or State: ME
Postal Code: 04575
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online Internet (HTTP)
Distribution Format: text files (CSV)
Fees: none
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Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 207-633-9569
Email: Mark.lazzari at maine.gov
Contact Address:
PO Box 8
City: West Boothbay Harbor
Province or State: ME
Postal Code: 04575
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-08-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-12-05
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