Rennermalm, Asa K; Smith, Laurence C; Hammann, Arno C; Leidman, Sasha Z; Cooper, Matthew G; Cooley, Sarah W; Pitcher, Lincoln (2017): River discharge at station AK-004-001, 2008 - 2016, version 3.0. The State University of New Jersey, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.876357
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The dataset contains measurements of river stage and discharge for one sites along the Akuliarusiarsuup Kuua River's northern tributary, with 30 minute temporal resolution between June 2008 and December 2016. This river is a tributary to the Watson River discharging into Kangerlussuaq Fjord by the town of Kangerlussuaq, Southwest Greenland. Additional data of water temperature is also provided.
Rennermalm, Asa K; Smith, Laurence C; Chu, Vena W; Forster, Richard R; Box, Jason E; Hagedorn, Birgit (2012): Proglacial river dataset from the Akuliarusiarsuup Kuua River northern tributary, Southwest Greenland, 2008 - 2010, version 1.0. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.762818
Rennermalm, Asa K; Smith, Laurence C; Chu, Vena W; Forster, Richard R; Box, Jason E; Hagedorn, Birgit (2012): Proglacial river dataset from the Akuliarusiarsuup Kuua River northern tributary, Southwest Greenland, 2008 – 2010. Earth System Science Data, 4(1), 1-12, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-4-1-2012
Latitude: 67.146550 * Longitude: -50.106610
Date/Time Start: 2008-06-08T16:30:00 * Date/Time End: 2016-07-18T13:00:00
Minimum Elevation: 340.0 m * Maximum Elevation: 340.0 m
AK-004-001 (Site 4) * Latitude: 67.146550 * Longitude: -50.106610 * Date/Time Start: 2008-06-06T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 2016-07-18T14:00:00 * Elevation: 340.0 m * Location: Akuliarusiarsuup Kuua River, Kangerlussaq, Southwest Greenland * Method/Device: River gauging station (RGS)
Compared to version 1.0 of the dataset, this dataset used a total of 36 in situ discharge observations collected between 2008 and 2012 to construct the rating curve. The discharge estimates have an average uncertainty of 22.7%. Compared to version 1.0 and 2.0, time series gaps due to sensor service (<3 hr) have been interpolated, and sensor drift in water level and temperature has been corrected.
Funding for this data set was provided by NASA Cryospheric Sciences Program grant NNX14AH93G
|#||Name||Short Name||Unit||Principal Investigator||Method/Device||Comment|
|1||DATE/TIME||Date/Time||Rennermalm, Asa K||Geocode – UTC|
|2||Pressure, total||Press tot||dbar||Rennermalm, Asa K||Solinst Levelogger|
|3||Pressure, water||Press||dbar||Rennermalm, Asa K||Press tot - Press surface, where Press surface is from AK-002-002|
|4||Water level, uncorrected||Wat lev uncorr||m||Rennermalm, Asa K||Press water in units of water depth|
|5||Water level||WL||m||Rennermalm, Asa K||Water level data is corrected for depth to stream bed and time series jump due to sensor placement changes|
|6||Temperature, water, uncorrected||Temp uncorr||°C||Rennermalm, Asa K||Solinst Levelogger|
|7||Temperature, water||Temp||°C||Rennermalm, Asa K||Solinst Levelogger|
|8||River discharge, 30 minute mean||Q||m3/s||Rennermalm, Asa K||see reference(s)||Mid-section method|
|9||River discharge, 30 minute lower range limit||Q lw range||m3/s||Rennermalm, Asa K||see reference(s)||statistical analysis|
|10||River discharge, 30 minute upper range limit||Q up range||m3/s||Rennermalm, Asa K||see reference(s)||statistical analysis|
2021-02-18T09:01:01 – Previous dataset had a time zone conversion error, which has been corrected now. The time was previously given in UTC-1hr. It is now given in UTC (e.g. previous 17:30 now corrected to 16:30).
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