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Sea Ice Melt Pond Data from the Canadian Arctic, Version 1
Entry ID: G01169_1

Abstract: This data set contains observations of albedo, depth, and physical characteristics of melt ponds on sea ice, taken during the summer of 1994. The melt ponds studied were located just south of Cornwallis Island in the Barrow Strait, Nunavat, Canada. The reflectance spectra were acquired with a portable spectrometer. Cloud conditions and ice type were recorded as well.

Purpose: Scientific Research
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  N: 75.0   S: 73.0   E: -95.0   W: -98.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Sea Ice Melt Pond Data from the Canadian Arctic, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Dataset DOI: 10.7265/N55Q4T1C
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-06-01
Stop Date: 1994-07-31
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City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1995-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16