Data Set (sbclterPrecipClimdbTemplate.1.1)


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Data Set General Information:
Identifier: sbclterPrecipClimdbTemplate.1.1 (in the knb Catalog System)

ENTIRE ABSTRACT TO BE INSERTED BY SCRIPT. Will resemble this text: Precipitation 'was collected with a INSERT INSTRUMENT INSERT_SITE_NAME, in the Santa Barbara coastal area (INSERT_SITE_ID: ... upper(metadata.site.code). Data are reported at hourly. '

Note to PASTA developers: this file contains enough info to pass the quality checks available on 5 April 2012. These data have already been harvested successfully into ClimDB

Short Name: SBCLTER ClimhyDB Precipitation: INSERT_PLACE
Publication Date: 9999
Time Period:
Detailed Data Description and Download:
People and Organizations:
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Contact: Information Manager, Santa Barbara Coastal LTER [  email ]
Organization SBCLTER
Owner: Melack, John 

Data Set Citation

How to cite this data set: Melack, J. . 9999. INSERT_PREFIXES : Precipitation at INSERT_PLACES, INSERT_MIN_DATE - INSERT_MAX_DATE. Santa Barbara Coastal Long Term Ecological Research Project. sbclterPrecipClimdbTemplate.1.1

No permanent identifer exists yet for this data package. For more information, send an email request for more information about this package's identifiers to use in a citation.

Key Words and Terms

By Thesaurus:
Santa Barbara Coastal, LTER
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER: Habitats Watershed
SBCLTER Sites INSERT with addChild upper(metadata.site.code)
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER: Measurement Types Hydrology, Meteorology
SBCLTER Categories hydrology, precipitation
GCMD Keywords, Version Earth Science: Oceans precipitation amount, rain
LTER Controlled Vocabulary long term ecological research, hydrology, precipitation, rain

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