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BAS Aethalometer data at Halley Bay station for the CHABLIS Campaign (2004)

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Latest Data Update: 2005-12-12
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2007-02-23
Download Stats: last 12 months
Dataset Size: 2 Files | 582KB


Chemistry of the Antarctic Boundary Layer and the Interface with Snow (CHABLIS) is a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and Antarctic Funding Initiative (AFI) funded project, aimed at studying the chemistry of the Antarctic Boundary Layer in greater detail, and for a longer duration, than has previously been attempted. Field measurements were carried out at the British Antarctic Survey station, Halley, at the Clean Air Sector Laboratory (CASLab). Year-round measurements began in February 2004, and a summer campaign focussing on oxidants ran during January/February 2005, after which CHABLIS fieldwork ended. The dataset includes Aethalometer black carbon data at Halley Station. Access to this dataset is now public.

Citable as:  Wolff, E.W. (2007): BAS Aethalometer data at Halley Bay station for the CHABLIS Campaign (2004). NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation.
Abbreviation: CHABLIS-bas-aethalometer
Keywords: CHABLIS, NERC, Antarctic, boundary layer, carbon


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Public data: access to these data is available to both registered and non-registered users.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
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Data files submitted as is by the CHABLIS campaign participants in 2005/2006 and archived at the BADC.

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Research data collected by the project participants. See related citations for further information about these data
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This dataset was generated by instruments deployed on platforms as listed below.

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British Antarctic Survey: Aethalometer Deployed on: Halley Bay, Antarctica
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  • long_name: Carbon
  • gcmd_url:
  • gcmd_keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Agriculture > Soils > Carbon
  • names:, EARTH SCIENCE > Agriculture > Soils > Carbon
  • units: None

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