Temperature and discharge data for lake NE 14 Outlet near Toolik Lake, Alaska, during the 2009 summer field season.

Abstract: 

File contains temperature and discharge data for lake NE 14 Outlet during the 2009 summer field season.

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Data set ID: 

10135

EML revision ID: 

3
Published on EDI/LTER Data Portal

Citation Suggestion: 

Kling, G. 2012. Temperature and discharge data for lake NE 14 Outlet near Toolik Lake, Alaska, during the 2009 summer field season. Environmental Data Initiative. http://dx.doi.org/10.6073/pasta/4ed358e2371d8e30de4c65139c58fb61
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Dates

Date Range: 

Saturday, June 20, 2009 to Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Publication Date: 

2012

Methods: 

We established a rating curve for the Lake NE14 outlet by making manual discharge measurements in the summer, unfrozen season and relating them to the water depth (pressure) measurements made with a Win-Situ Troll transducer. The rating curve and pressure data were then used to construct a continuous record of discharge for the summer (measured every 10 or 30 minutes). The detailed discharge measuring protocol is found in the LTER Landwater manual accessible from the Landwater mainpage on the Arctic LTER web page or at http://www-personal.umich.edu/~gwk and clicking on the protocol link at the bottom of the page.

Temperature measurements were logged by the Troll instrument.
LTER Land-Water Protocol manual

http://ecosystems.mbl.edu/arc/landwater/lw_protocols.html
At the above web location, the protocol manual is titled " Protocol_vXX.doc or *.pdf ", where the XX is a version number. As of this file construction on 18 October 2012 the version is 29, filename = Protocol_v29.doc

Version Changes: 

Version1 (ver1) File created 22 October 2012
Version 2 Corrected url for distribution files JimL 25Sep13
Version 3 url corrected after file reorganization (JD 12Dec2013)
Changed Distribution URL since the LTER network DAS system is being discontinued. JimL 9Apr2015

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