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Environmental Working Group Joint U.S.-Russian Arctic Sea Ice Atlas, Version 1
Entry ID: G01962_1


Summary
Abstract: Note: The Russian chart component of this product has been replaced and updated by Sea Ice Charts of the Russian Arctic in Gridded Format, 1933-2006 and the U.S chart component by National Ice Center Arctic Sea Ice Charts and Climatologies in Gridded Format.

The EWG Joint U.S.-Russian Arctic Sea Ice Atlas was developed by U.S. and Russian partners. The Atlas contains four main sections: an introduction to Arctic sea ice, a section that describes primary sea ice data sets and analysis methods, a section with a graphical atlas containing two-dimensional color coded ice charts and graphical products, and an Arctic sea ice data section.


Purpose: Scientific Research

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Description: Provides access to data, documentation, tools, citation information, support, and other resources.


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Description: Includes a user's guide, supplemental documents like ATBDs and academic papers, How Tos, FAQs, etc.

Geographic Coverage
 N: 90.0 S: 45.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Environmental Working Group Joint U.S.-Russian Arctic Sea Ice Atlas, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1950-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31


Location Keywords
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
OCEANS >SEA ICE >ICE DEFORMATION    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE DEFORMATION    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA ICE >ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA ICE >ICE EXTENT    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE EXTENT    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA ICE >ICE TYPES    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE TYPES    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CIRCULATION >OCEAN CURRENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA ICE >SEA ICE AGE    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >SEA ICE AGE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA ICE >SEA ICE CONCENTRATION    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >SEA ICE CONCENTRATION    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA ICE >SEA ICE MOTION    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >SEA ICE MOTION    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN PRESSURE >SEA LEVEL PRESSURE    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW COVER    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW COVER    [Definition]


Platform
Aircraft    [Information]
GROUND STATIONS    [Information]
SHIPS    [Information]
SUBMARINE    [Information]


Instrument
VISUAL OBSERVATIONS    [Information]
UPWARD LOOKING SONAR    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED

National Snow and Ice Data Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED


Personnel
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING GROUP
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT


ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING GROUP
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT


NATIONAL SNOW AND ICE DATA CENTER
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA


NSIDC USER SERVICES
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1 303 492 6199
Fax: 1 303 492 2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA


F TANIS
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT


V. SMOLYANITSKY
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
City: St. Petersburg
Country: Russia


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16



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