Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/VCR001: Long-Term Monitoring of Meteorology and Tides
Entry ID: LTER_VCR001

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Summary
Abstract: LTER/VCR001:
LTER Level-3 weather stations located at Brownsville (Nassawadox, VA) Phillips
Creek (Nassawadox, VA), Hog Island and Oyster VA collect data each
minute and log summaries every hour. Parameters measured include
temperature, humidity, wind speed, wind direction, precipitation,
solar radiation, and photosynthetically active radiation. Tidal
stations at Hog Island and Red Bank VA collect tidal data every 12 minutes.
Water temperature is also available from the Red Bank station.

Information about LTER is also available on the World Wide Web (WWW) at
http://lternet.edu/
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Description: Access to Virginia Coast Reserve LTER datasets
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 37.0   S: 37.0   E: -75.0   W: -75.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Porter, John, David Krovetz, James Spitler, William Nuttle and C. Randy Carlson
Dataset Title: Meteorological Data of the Virginia Coast Reserve LTER
Dataset Series Name: Data of the Virginia Coast Reserve LTER
Data Presentation Form: Tables and graphs
Online Resource: http://www.vcrlter.virginia.edu/data/metdata

Dataset Originator/Creator: Porter, John, David Krovetz, James Spitler, William Nuttle and C. Randy Carlson
Dataset Title: Tide Data of the Virginia Coast Reserve LTER
Dataset Series Name: Data of the Virginia Coast Reserve LTER
Data Presentation Form: Tables and Graphs
Online Resource: http://www.vcrlter.virginia.edu/data/metdata/tide
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1989-04-15
Originating Center
Data Center
Virginia Coast Reserve, Long-Term Ecological Research Network Office Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.vcrlter.virginia.edu/
Dataset ID: VCR001

Data Center Personnel
Name: JOHN H. PORTER
Phone: 804-924-7761
Phone: 804-924-8999
Fax: 804-982-2137
Email: jhp7e at virginia.edu
Email: jporter at LTERnet.edu
Contact Address:
University of Virginia
Department of Environmental Sciences
Clark Hall
City: Charlottesville
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 22903
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 804-331-4323
Fax: 804-331-3952
Email: ccarlson at LTERnet.edu
Email: crc7m at virginia.edu
Contact Address:
Virginia Coast Reserve
LTER Laboratory
P.O. Box LTER
City: Oyster
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 23419
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2004-02-09
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