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CARVE: Daily Flight Reports, 2012-2015
Entry ID: CARVE_Reports_1434_1


Summary
Abstract: This dataset includes detailed daily flight reports from each of the airborne campaigns over the Alaskan and Canadian Arctic for the Carbon in Arctic Reservoirs Vulnerability Experiment (CARVE). The reports include plots of the flight path, altitude, wind and weather conditions, IR and visible light images, and initial analysis of the atmospheric gas concentrations encountered along the flight. Flight campaigns took place from 2012 to 2015 between the months of March and November to enable investigation of both seasonal and inter-annual variability in atmospheric gas content. The CARVE measurements are crucial for understanding changes in Arctic carbon cycling and the potential threats posed by thawing of Arctic permafrost.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 71.56   S: 58.84   E: -131.75   W: -168.11

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Miller, C.E. 2017. CARVE: Daily Flight Reports, 2012-2015. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1434
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-05-23
Stop Date: 2015-11-12
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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