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Canadian Transect for the Circumpolar Arctic Vegetation Map (CAVM) Data Report [Walker, D., W. Gould, H. Epstein]


This dataset includes sampling schemes, site descriptions, soil descriptions and properties, plant species cover, and photographs of the Canadian Transect during July and August of the 1999 ATLAS field season. Files included are Microsoft Word and Excel formats. For more information, see the read-me file.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

  • 1.0 (2007-11-02)
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Spatial Type raster
Frequency no set schedule
Language English
Grant Code 9908829
ISO Topic Categories
  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1999-07-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1999-08-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 80.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 54.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -140.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -60.00

Primary point of contact information

William A. Gould <>

Additional contact information


Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Gonzalez, G., Gould, W., Raynolds, M. 2007. Canadian Transect for the Circumpolar Arctic Vegetation Map (CAVM) Data Report. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 01 Jun 2020.

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