Barrow Atmospheric Baseline Observatory

Updated 2000-06-30

The Barrow Observatory is a two-person manned station from which hundreds of measurements are made that are related to factors in the atmosphere that affect climate change and ozone depletion. In addition to a wide spectrum of NOAA programs, the Barrow Observatory is host to a dozen cooperative programs with other agencies and universities.

This is not a National Implementation Plan (NIP) project
Comments and additional information:

Salaries: $200K per year Operations: $60K per year

Time frame

Status
Ongoing
Project time span
1974 -
Data collection
1974 -
Data processing
1974 -
Data reporting
1974 -

Contact information

Contact person
Russ Schnell
Address
Observatory Operations Climate Monitoring & Diagnostics Laboratory NOAA 325 Broadway Boulder, CO 80303 USA
Phone
+1 303-497-6733
Fax
+1 303-497-6290
Email
vog.aaon.ldmc@llenhcsr

Parameters and Media

Parameter groups measured/observed/modelled
Media sampled/studied/modelled
Air/aerosol

Geography

Regions studied

Data availability

Are data archived or planned to be archived at an AMAP Thematic Data Centre?
no
Samples/specimens archived in specimen banks?
No

Methods & Procedures

Not specified

Additional Information

Is this a bi- AND multi-lateral project (i.e. a project involving cooperation between different countries)?
No
Other institutes involved in the project

Many other federal agencies and universities

Is this project reporting to other organizations/programmes?

CMDL Observatory Operations

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