Geo-database of MNT, MAT, and Shrub Sites in Northern Alaska (based on MSS Landcover) [Jia, J., H. Epstein, D. Walker]

This dataset contains the location and site information for the homogeneous MNT, MAT, and Shrub tundra sample sites in northern Alaska. They are created by interpreting and seeding MSS derived land cover map. Sample size: 3X3 km. The attributes include area, elevation, vegetation types, and meteorological variables.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2000-04-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2000-10-13T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2000-04-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2000-10-13T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 67.69000
Bounding Box South Lat 52.92000
Bounding Box West Long -168.59000
Bounding Box East Long -116.01000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
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Documentation #1 : sample_3x3km.txt

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Asset Size 1 MB
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Author Gensuo Jiong Jia
Howard Epstein
Donald A. (Skip) Walker
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2007-11-02T13:36:45
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 46.640
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2021-10-01T16:05:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::46.640
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Gensuo Jiong Jia, Howard Epstein, Donald A. (Skip) Walker. (2007). Geo-database of MNT, MAT, and Shrub Sites in Northern Alaska (based on MSS Landcover) [Jia, J., H. Epstein, D. Walker]. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 26 September 2023.

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