Stream Scanned Field Notes

Summary

Abstract: 

As part of the Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) project in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica, a systematic sampling program has been undertaken to monitor the glacial meltwater streams in that region. The table contains scanned images of handwritten field notes

Date Range: 

Monday, January 1, 1990 to Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The stream scanned field notes has a special query page (follow link here) that allows you to filter and download the scanned file directly. The comma separated values file has a list of the existing scanned field notes.

Variables: 

Dataset code
  • Label:
  • Definition: Code representing field meter stream measurements dataset
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
strmgageid
  • Label:
  • Definition: Code representing stream gauge station
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Location
  • Label:
  • Definition: Name of stream gauge station
  • 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
IMAGE_FILE
  • Label:
  • Definition: Location of image file on mcmlter server
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
COMMENTS
  • Label:
  • Definition: Comments pertaining to scanned field notes
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified

DOI: 

10.6073/pasta/5005585b3ab8ef571163571f97f067cc

Short name: 

stream_scans

Data set ID: 

9063
People

Owner/Creator: 

Diane McKnight
Michael Gooseff

Contact: 

Additional Project roles: 

Field Crew
Lab Crew
Data Manager
Data Manager