Stream Gauge Measurements During 1995 Tracer Experiment

Summary

Abstract: 

As part of the Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) project in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica, a 1995 tracer This dataset shows the stream discharges, conductivity, and water temperatures that occurred during this experiment.

Date Range: 

Friday, January 13, 1995 to Saturday, January 14, 1995

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Variables: 

Dataset code
  • Label:
  • Definition: Code representing stream gauge measurements during 1995 tracer experiment dataset
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
location
  • Label:
  • Definition: Code representing stream gauge
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
DATE_TIME
  • Label: Date/time
  • Definition: Date/time of sample (McMurdo time)
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: MM/DD/YYYY HH24:MM
  • Missing values: None specified
Group
  • Label:
  • Definition: Number used to group records together when generating statistics of dataset
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Discharge Rate
  • Label:
  • Definition: Stream discharge
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: litersPerSecond
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: 0.01
  • Missing values:
    • Null = None given
Discharge Quality
  • Label:
  • Definition: Estimated accuracy of discharge (good=most accurate within 10%, fair=most data accurate within 25%, poor=significant amounts of data may be >25% off)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Water Temperature
  • Label:
  • Definition: Water Temperature
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: celsius
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: 0.1
  • Missing values:
    • Null = None given
Water Temperature Quality
  • Label:
  • Definition: Estimated accuracy of water temperature (good=most accurate within 10%, fair=most data accurate within 25%, poor=significant amounts of data may be >25% off)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Conductivity
  • Label:
  • Definition: Specific conductivity
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: microsiemens/cm
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: 0.1
  • Missing values:
    • Null = None given
Conductivity Quality
  • Label:
  • Definition: Estimated accuracy of conductivity (good=most accurate within 10%, fair=most data accurate within 25%, poor=significant amounts of data may be >25% off)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified

DOI: 

10.6073/pasta/7dac983912b9a772c809cc86afc2a1cc

Short name: 

tracerdischarge

Data set ID: 

37
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