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Abstract: As part of the Long Term Ecological Research in the McMurdo
Dry Valleys of Antarctica, meteorological data was collected from
various locations throughout Taylor, Wright and Victoria
Valleys. These files contain data for the Lake Bonney meteorology
station (in Taylor Valley).

The above data set includes precipitation measurements as recorded
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Description: The above search/delivery tool allows users to query AVERAGE (DAILY and
MONTHLY) air temperature, precipitation, relative humidity, radiation and
soil temperature of any station, and displays the data in comma delimitted
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.74   S: -77.74   E: 162.46   W: 162.46

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Andrew G. Fountain
Dataset Title: Lake Bonney Meteorological Station Measurements
Dataset Release Place: WWW
Dataset Publisher: Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research
Data Presentation Form: Tables (comma delimited text file)
Online Resource:
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-12-05
Stop Date: 2001-01-15
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Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Acceptance and utilization of LTER data requires that:
- The Principal Investigator be sent a notice stating reasons for
acquiring any data and a description of the publication intentions.
- The Principal Investigator of the data set be sent a copy of the
report or manuscript prior to submission and be adequately cited in
any resultant publications.
- A copy of any resultant publications should be sent to the McMurdo
data manager as well as the Principal Investigator
Data Center
McMurdo Dry Valleys, Long-Term Ecological Research Network Office Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (303) 492-4771
Fax: (303) 492-6388
Email: Todd.Ackerman at
Contact Address:
MCM LTER Data Manager
Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research
1560 30th Street
Campus Box 450
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0450
Country: USA
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at
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Doran, Peter T., Gayle L. Dana, Jordan T. Hastings and Robert
A. Wharton, Jr. 1995. McMurdo Dry Valleys Long-Term Ecological
Research (LTER): LTER automatic weather network (LAWN). Antarctic
Journal of the U.S. 30(5): 276-280.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-02-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-12-09
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-10-21

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