Arctic Freshwater Switchyard Project: Spring temperature and Salinity data collected by aircraft in the Arctic Ocean, May 2006 - May 2007 (NODC Accession 0057319)

Metadata Updated: February 27, 2019

A program to study freshwater circulation (sea ice + upper ocean) in the "freshwater switchyard" between Alert (Ellesmere Island) and the North Pole.

The project uses aircraft to take hydrographic stations on sections across the continental slope northwest of Alert.

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Metadata Date May 2, 2018
Metadata Created Date September 26, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) January 20, 2011 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date May 2, 2018
Metadata Created Date September 26, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) January 20, 2011 (publication)
Responsible Party (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Cite as: Steele, Michael; University of Washington/Applied Physics Laboratory > Polar Science Center (2011). Arctic Freshwater Switchyard Project: Spring temperature and Salinity data collected by aircraft in the Arctic Ocean, May 2006 - May 2007 (NODC Accession 0057319). Version 1.1. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date], NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
Bbox East Long -20
Bbox North Lat 90
Bbox South Lat 83
Bbox West Long 15
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
Guid gov.noaa.nodc:0057319
Licence accessLevel: Public
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2003-05-06
Temporal Extent End 2008-05-07

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