Dataset landingpage: MarineBasis Zackenberg - Water column - Water pCO2

Dataset specification

  • Title: MarineBasis Zackenberg - Water column - Water pCO2
  • Description: Water pCO2. Measured using infra red gas analyzers in the field. Water column:Water column MarineBasis Zackenberg:The MarineBasis programme collects physical, chemical and biological data from the Greenland coastal zone. Work is focused around three fjord systems, all influenced by glaciers connected to the Greenland Ice Sheet.
  • DOI: 10.17897/A8J4-AF12 -
  • Location/site: Zackenberg - -20.57, 74.47 (lon-lat wgs84)
  • Date span of the dataset: 2006-08-03 - 2020-08-15

Data originator, license and how to download the dataset

The dataset is a product of the Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring program (GEM): It is free and open data, licensed with terms of use under the Creative Commons CC-BY-SA license: When downloading you will automatically get a terms of use document, describing how to cite the data and other important information.

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Variables measured / columns in dataset

ID Name Unit Data Type Description Date YYYY-MM-DD Date Sampling date Station Text Text Station name Depth, m Meter Number Time UTC HH:MM Date Sampling time Cruise Text Text Cruise name lat DDM Number Latitude of monitoring station, DDM long DDM Number Longitude of monitoring station, DDM bot depth Meter Number pCO2, µatm µatm Number Measured using infra red gas analyzers in the field Method Text Text quality flag Number Number Instruments calibrated in the field against standard gas of 400 µatm. Estimated accuracy +/- 2%