Title Observations, data accuracy and tools
Author Turner, J. (editor); Arbetter, T.; Arthern, R.; Barbante, C.; Bargagli, R.; Bergstrom, D.; Bertler, N.A.N.; Bindschadler, R.A.; Bockheim, J.; Boutron, C.; Bromwich, D.; Chown, S.; Clarke, A.; Comiso, J.; Convey, P.; Cook, A.; Di Prisco, G.; Fahrbach, E.; Fastook, J.; Fleming, A.; Gugliemin, M.; Gutt, J.; Hellmer, H.; Hennion, F.; Heywood, K.; Holland, D.; Huiskes, A.; Jenkins, A.; Jones, A.; Lenthon, A.; Hodgson, D.A.; Hong, S.; Jacobs, S.; Linse, K.; Marshall, G.; Mayewski, P.A.; Meredith, M.; Metzl, N.; Monaghan, A.; Naveira-Garabato, A.; Rintoul, S.; Roscoe, H.; Shanklin, J.; Scambos, T.; Sparrow, M.; Speer, K.; Stevens, M.I.; Summerhayes, C.P.; Turner, J.; van der Veen, K.; Vaughan, D.; Verde, C.; Wang, Z.; Webb, D.; Woodworth, P.; Worby, T.; Worland, R.; Yamanouchi, T.
Author Affil Turner, J., British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge, United Kingdom. Other: NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center; Institute of Protein Biochemistry, Italy; Alfred Wegener Institute, Federal Republic of Germany; University of Maine; Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, International; NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center; Institute of Protein Biochemistry, Italy; Alfred Wegener Institute, Federal Republic of Germany; University of Maine
Source Antarctic climate change and the environment; a contribution to the International Polar Year 2007-2008, J. Turner, R.A. Bindschadler, P. Convey, G. Di Prisco, E. Fahrbach, J. Gutt, D.A. Hodgson, P.A. Mayewski and C.P. Summerhayes; Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, Cambridge, p.33-114, . Availability: Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom. ISBN: 978-0-948277- 22-1
Publication Date Nov. 25, 2008
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 87495. CRREL Acc. No: 64002305
Index Terms atmospheric circulation; animals; ecology; glacial geology; hydrology; ice; ice cover; ice sheets; meteorology; ozone; permafrost; permafrost hydrology; remote sensing; snow; snow cover; temperature; weather observations; Antarctica; Southern Ocean; atmosphere; biota; data management; ice cores; information management; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; ocean circulation; satellite methods; sea-level changes
Abstract This report of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research was prepared as a contribution to the International Polar Year 2007-08. This chapter summarizes research observations, data accuracy and tools used in the Antarctic. Sections include: Observations, data accuracy and tools (meteorological and ozone observing in the Antarctic, in situ ocean observations, sea ice observations, observations of the ice sheet and permafrost, sea level, marine biology, terrestrial biology, models); and Future developments and research needs. (mte)
Publication Type technical report
Record ID 297456