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Arctic Ice Dynamics Joint Experiment (AIDJEX) Second Pilot Study, March - May 1972: A Documentary Film
Entry ID: G02183

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Abstract: The project described in this documentary was a pilot study conducted in 1972 in preparation for the AIDJEX main experiment of 1975 to 1976. The study included a main camp on drifting sea ice in the Beaufort Sea north of Alaska along with two satellite camps forming a station triangle with a 100 km side length. A detailed description of the observational program and a running account of the ... View entire text
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Description: Documentation
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Geographic Coverage
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  N: 80.0   S: 72.0   E: -125.0   W: -165.0

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Dataset Originator/Creator: Untersteiner, N.
Dataset Title: Arctic Ice Dynamics Joint Experiment (AIDJEX) Second Pilot Study, March - May 1972: A Documentary Film
Dataset Series Name: G02183
Dataset Release Date: 2008-12-12
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1972-03-01
Stop Date: 1972-05-31
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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: DVD
Distribution Format: MPEG
Unterseiner, N., Thorndike, A.S., Rothrock, D.A., and Hunkins, K.L. 2007. AIDJEX Revisited: A Look Back at the U.S.-Canadian Arctic Ice Dynamics Joint Experiment 1970 ? 1978. Arctic 60, no. 3: 327-336.
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DIF Creation Date: 2008-12-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-02-13
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