NEGL, Rigolet, Nunatsiavut (NLQU0002)

NEGL - Rigolet, Nunatsiavut (NLQU0002). Tri-leg tower masts are 25 feet tall (7.62 m) and stations are all located at mid-slopes in cleared terrain. Sites at Cartwright Junction, near Red Bay and at North West River all include fence enclosures which may impact snow accumulation at these sites. All stations are owned and operated by the Northern Environmental Geoscience Laboratory led by Dr. Robert Way. All stations were established in partnership with the communities of Black Tickle, North West River, Rigolet, Red Bay and Rigolet. Support for this project was received from the Labrador Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland, the Nunatsiavut Government, the NunatuKavut Community Council, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador's Department of Fisheries and Land Resources & Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment, and Queen's University. Funding for this project was received from Crown-Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (Government of Canada) through the Indigenous Community-Based Climate Monitoring Program. Climate stations were purchased from Forest Technology Systems Inc headquatered in British Columbia, Canada.

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Licence: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0

Data and Resources

Dates

Metadata Reference Date(s) July 30, 2019 (Creation)
March 21, 2022 (Revision)
Frequency of Update As Needed

Citation

Dataset extent

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Additional Info

Field Value
Ocean Variables Other
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
Point of Contact
Point of Contact 1
Name
SmartAtlantic
Email
SmartBay@smartbay.ca
Role
Publisher
Responsible Party
Responsible Party 1
Affiliation
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador's Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment
Role
Contributor
Responsible Party 2
Affiliation
NEGL at Queen's University
Role
  • Author
  • Originator
Spatial Extent {"type": "Point", "coordinates": [-58.43936, 54.176080000000006]}
North Bounding Latitude 54.176080000000006
South Bounding Latitude 54.176080000000006
East Bounding Longitude -58.43936
West Bounding Longitude -58.43936
Temporal Extent
Begin
2019-07-30
End
2022-03-21
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