Sea Ice Observations from the Icebird V1 1988/89

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Unknown
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: Sea Ice Observations from the Icebird V1 1988/89
Description:
Abstract:
These data describe pack ice characteristics in the Antarctic sea ice zone. These data are in the ASPeCt format. National program: Australia Vessel: Icebird Dates in ice: 28 Oct 1988 - 23 Nov 1988 Observers: Ian Allison, Steve Warren, Rich Brandt Summary of voyage track: 28/10 Ice edge at 62d37mS, 112d04mE 28-30/10 Steamed toward Casey (110E) 1-6/11 Steamed west to approx 77E 6-12/11 Steamed north-south along approx. 77E 13-18/11 Steamed west to Mawson ice edge (61E) 20-23/11 Steamed north to ice edge at 60d52mS, 66d04mE The fields in this dataset are: SEA ICE CONCENTRATION SEA ICE FLOE SIZE SEA ICE SNOW COVER SEA ICE THICKNESS SEA ICE TOPOGRAPHY SEA ICE TYPE RECORD DATE TIME LATITUDE LONGITUDE OPEN WATER TRACK SNOW THICKNESS SNOW TYPE SEA TEMPERATURE AIR TEMPERATURE WIND VELOCITY WIND DIRECTION FILM COUNTER FRMAE COUNTER FOR FILM VIDEO RECORDER COUNTER VISIBILITY CODE CLOUD WEATHER CODE COMMENTS
Purpose:
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Supplemental_Information:
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Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 19881028
Ending_Date: 19881123
Currentness_Reference:Unknown
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: 60.0
East_Bounding_Coordinate: 115.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: -60.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: -67.0
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD PLATFORM
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: PROJECT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: DATA SET LANGUAGE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > CRYOSPHERE > SEA ICE > ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > CRYOSPHERE > SEA ICE > ICE FLOES
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > CRYOSPHERE > SEA ICE > ICE TYPES
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > CRYOSPHERE > SEA ICE > PACK ICE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > CRYOSPHERE > SEA ICE > SEA ICE CONCENTRATION
Theme_Keyword: SHIPS
Theme_Keyword: ASPECT > ANTARCTIC SEA ICE PROCESSES AND CLIMATE
Theme_Keyword: Air Temperature
Theme_Keyword: Cloud
Theme_Keyword: Comments
Theme_Keyword: Date
Theme_Keyword: Film Counter
Theme_Keyword: Frmae Counter For Film
Theme_Keyword: Latitude
Theme_Keyword: Longitude
Theme_Keyword: Open Water
Theme_Keyword: Record
Theme_Keyword: Sea Ice Concentration
Theme_Keyword: Sea Ice Floe Size
Theme_Keyword: Sea Ice Snow Cover
Theme_Keyword: Sea Ice Thickness
Theme_Keyword: Sea Ice Topography
Theme_Keyword: Sea Ice Type
Theme_Keyword: Sea Temperature
Theme_Keyword: Snow Thickness
Theme_Keyword: Snow Type
Theme_Keyword: Time
Theme_Keyword: Track
Theme_Keyword: Video Recorder Counter
Theme_Keyword: Visibility Code
Theme_Keyword: Weather Code
Theme_Keyword: Wind Direction
Theme_Keyword: Wind Velocity
Theme_Keyword: OCEANS
Theme_Keyword: ENGLISH
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
Access_Constraints: None. The data are freely available. The data are available for download from the given url. Note that to use the original log files, you will also need to download the provided software in order to extract the data.
Use_Constraints:
This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/). Authors should acknowledge use of the ASPeCt data archive. Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at the URL below when using these data.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: ANTHONY PETER WORBY
Contact_Position: INVESTIGATOR
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research
Address: Castray Esplanade
City: Hobart
State_or_Province: Tasmania
Postal_Code: 7001
Country: Australia
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +61 3 6232 5414
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: tony.worby@csiro.au
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Type 1: Error free Type 2: Dubious. Non-specific errors Type 3: Known errors exist that can be fixed Type 4: Known errors exist that cannot be fixed Type 5: No data - not observed Type 6: Data in analog format only Time and position: 1 Total ice concentration: 1 Open water: 1 Pri ice concentration: 1 Pri ice type: 1 Pri ice thickness: 1 Pri floe size: 1 Pri topography: 5 Pri snow type: 1 Pri snow thickness: 1 Sec ice concentration: 1 Sec ice type: 1 Sec ice thickness: 1 Sec floe size: 1 Sec topography: 5 Sec snow type: 1 Sec snow thickness: 1 Ter ice concentration: 1 Ter ice type: 1 Ter ice thickness: 1 Ter floe size: 1 Ter topography: 5 Ter snow type: 1 Ter snow thickness: 5 Air temperature: 1 Water temperature: 1 Wind speed: 1 Wind direction: 5 Cloud: 5 Current weather: 3 Visibility: 1 Video reading: 1 Photo (film no.): 1 Photo (frame no.): 1 Comments: 6
Logical_Consistency_Report:
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Completeness_Report:
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Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
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Process_Date: Unknown
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: AU/AADC > Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia
Contact_Person: DATA OFFICER AADC
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Australian Antarctic Division
Address: 203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
State_or_Province: Tasmania
Postal_Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +61 3 6232 3244
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: +61 3 6232 3351
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: metadata@aad.gov.au
Resource_Description: ASPECT_IB101188
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: pdf, text
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://data.aad.gov.au
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/portal/download_file.c...
Access_Instructions:
Download point for the data - log files, postcript files, excel files.
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/portal/download_file.c...
Access_Instructions:
Download point for sea ice software
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.aspect.aq/
Access_Instructions:
ASPECT website
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/sea_ice_readme.htm...
Access_Instructions:
Readme file containing instructions on how to use the log files and software.
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?...
Access_Instructions:
Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset
Fees: Free
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20010718
Metadata_Review_Date: 20140110
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: ANTHONY PETER WORBY
Contact_Position: INVESTIGATOR
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research
Address: Castray Esplanade
City: Hobart
State_or_Province: Tasmania
Postal_Code: 7001
Country: Australia
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +61 3 6232 5414
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: tony.worby@csiro.au
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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