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Alaska North Slope (Sagavanirktok River) Meteorological Data, 1994 and 1995


This dataset contains meteorological, soil and vegetation data collected in 1994 and 1995 from a site adjacent to the Sag River (Slope Mountain) Alaska Department of Transportation Maintenance Camp at mile 306 on the Dalton Highway (pipeline Haul Road). This is 109 miles from the Deadhorse end of the Highway or approximately 20 miles north of Toolik Camp, 30 miles south of Happy Valley, and 6 miles south of Pump Station 3 (68 degrees 46 minutes 47 seconds North, 148 degrees 52 minutes 52 seconds West, at 500 m elevation). Parameters collected include: air temperature, relative humidity, wind speed and direction, precipitation, net and shortwave radiation, soil moisture, subsurface temperature, snowpack temperature and depth, subsurface heat flux, slope, aspect, and vegetation.

Data access

ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Related projects: ARCSS
Observational frequency: unknown
Spatial type: point
Categories: Arctic, Land Character.
Documentation: README.met.v1.public.txt [23 KB]
Identifier: doi:10.5065/D6BC3WQ4 (Link: )

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime: 1994-09-01 00:00:00, End datetime: 1995-09-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Minimum latitude: 68.000000, Minimum longitude: -148.000000
Maximum latitude: 68.000000, Maximum longitude: -148.000000


Point of contact

Anthony W. England
E-Mail address: england at eecs dot umich dot edu