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CLPX-Ground: ISA Snow Depth Transects and Related Measurements
Entry ID: NSIDC-0175

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Summary
Abstract: This data set consists of snow depth data from nine study areas, within three larger-scale areas in northern Colorado (Fraser, North Park, and Rabbit Ears Meso-cell Study Areas (MSAs)). The study areas range from low-relief (flat topography) unforested areas with shallow snow covers, to high-relief (complex topography) densely forested areas with deep snow covers. Parameters measured include snow depth, snow wetness, snow temperature, soil temperature, and canopy cover. Photos were taken of surface roughness and terrain. Data were collected during February and March 2002 and 2003. This data set is part of the NASA Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX).
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.0   S: 38.5   E: -104.0   W: -108.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Elder, K. and D. Cline. Edited by M. Parsons and M. Brodzik.
Dataset Title: CLPX-Ground: ISA Snow Depth Transects and Related Measurements
Dataset Release Date: 2003-08-12
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC DAAC: NASA DAAC at the National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 2
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/NSIDC-0175
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-02-19
Stop Date: 2002-02-23
Quality Data has undergone a full QC.
Access Constraints Accessible only by CLPX approved investigators until April 2004.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
NSIDC Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/daac/index.html

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 970 498 1233
Fax: 970 498 1212
Email: kelder at fs.fed.us
Contact Address:
USFS RMRS
Rocky Mountain Research Station
USDA Forest Service
240 West Prospect Road
City: Fort Collins
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80526
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-08-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-07-07

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