International Arctic Buoy Program

Updated 2000-06-30

To regularly deploy buoys in the Arctic to measure atmospheric temperature and pressure at various drifting sites.

This is not a National Implementation Plan (NIP) project

Time frame

Status
Ongoing
Project time span
not specified
Data collection
not specified
Data processing
not specified
Data reporting
not specified

Contact information

Contact person
Ignatius Rigor
Address
Applied Physics Laboratory University of Washington 1013 NE 40th St. Seattle WA 98105-6698 USA
Phone
+1-206-543-6613
Fax
+1-206-543-3521
Email
ude.notgnihsaw.lpa@rgi

Parameters and Media

Parameter groups measured/observed/modelled
Media sampled/studied/modelled
Air/aerosol
Additional information or further specification of types of data / information collected, species / tissues / organs sampled, etc.

Atmospheric pressure, temperature

Geography

Regions studied
Arctic Ocean

Data availability

Are data archived or planned to be archived at an AMAP Thematic Data Centre?
yes-partly
Data centres
Atmospheric TDC
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)?
Yes
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