Dataset landingpage: MarineBasis Zackenberg - Sea ice conditions - Sea ice formation

Dataset specification

  • Title: MarineBasis Zackenberg - Sea ice conditions - Sea ice formation
  • Description: Sea ice formation Sea ice conditions:Sea ice conditions MarineBasis Zackenberg:The MarineBasis programme collects physical, chemical and biological data from the Greenland coastal zone. Work is focused in two fjord systems (Godthåbsfjord and Young Sund) both influenced by glaciers connected to the Greenland Ice Sheet.
  • DOI: 10.17897/5MNP-KX83 - https://doi.org/10.17897/5MNP-KX83
  • Location/site: Young Sound - -20.57, 74.47 (lon-lat wgs84)
  • Date span of the dataset: -

Data originator, license and how to download the dataset

The dataset is a product of the Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring program (GEM): https://grid.ac/institutes/grid.507580.f. It is free and open data, licensed with terms of use under the Creative Commons CC-BY-SA license: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/ When downloading you will automatically get a terms of use document, describing how to cite the data and other important information.

Download the dataset via this link (registration needed): http://data.g-e-m.dk/log-in/data-tables?doi=10.17897/5MNP-KX83

Variables measured / columns in dataset

ID Name Unit Data Type Description
http://data.g-e-m.dk/datasets?doi=10.17897/5MNP-KX83&column=End+open+water End open water Date Date The last date of ice free conditions in outer Young Sound. Based on Satellite images and local cameras
http://data.g-e-m.dk/datasets?doi=10.17897/5MNP-KX83&column=Year Year Date Date
http://data.g-e-m.dk/datasets?doi=10.17897/5MNP-KX83&column=Time Time Date Date