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ID-82 :   Ice Climatology of the Okhotsk and Baltic Seas: Observations and Analysis of Variability in Cryosphere during the IPY

Type

FIELDWORK

Research/Observation Title

Ice Climatology of the Okhotsk and Baltic Seas: Observations and Analysis of Variability in Cryosphere during the IPY

Science Summary (common)

[purpose] Measurements and analysis of seasonal and long-term variability in snow, sea-ice/ lake ice in the cryosphere [outline] Measurements of atmospheric and hydrological parameters and analysis of long-term climatic parameters at lake and coastal area in Finland

Planning Period

Planning Start Year 2007 〜 Planning End Year 2012

Principal Investigator

Kunio SHIRASAWA
Inst. of Low Temperature Sci., Hokkaido University
- Individual Project Information 1/5 Research/Observation Period 2008-04-01 〜 2009-03-31

Science Summary

Measurements of atmospheric and hydrological parameters and analysis of long-term climatic parameters at Kilpisjarvi, northern Finland.

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Ice Climatology of the Okhotsk and Baltic Seas: Observations and Analysis of Variability in Cryosphere during the IPY

Discipline(s)

Cryosphere, Meteorology and Climate

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameKunio ShirasawaAffiliationInst. of Low Temperature Sci.,Hokkaido UniversityCountryJapanEmailkunio@lowtem.hokudai.ac.jp
RollContact PersonNameMatti LeppärantaAffiliationUniv. of Helsinki

Research/Observation Methods

Automated Weather Station; Hydrological mooring system; Platform

Research/Observation Period

2008-04-01 〜 2009-03-31

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Kilpisjarvi (northern Lapland, Finland) Latitude [degree]: 69.044779 Longitude [degree]: 20.803257
- Individual Project Information 2/5 Research/Observation Period 2009-04-01 〜 2010-03-31

Science Summary

Measurements of atmospheric and hydrological parameters and analysis of long-term climatic parameters at Lake Vanajavesi.

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Ice Climatology of the Okhotsk and Baltic Seas: Observations and Analysis of Variability in Cryosphere during the IPY

Discipline(s)

Cryosphere, Meteorology and Climate

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameKunio ShirasawaAffiliationInst. of Low Temperature Sci.,Hokkaido UniversityCountryJapanEmailkunio@lowtem.hokudai.ac.jp
RollContact PersonNameMatti LeppärantaAffiliationUniv. of Helsinki

Research/Observation Methods

Automated Weather Station; Hydrological Mooring System; Floating Platform

Research/Observation Period

2009-04-01 〜 2010-03-31

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Vanajavesi (southern Finland) Latitude [degree]: 61.170769 Longitude [degree]: 24.251103
- Individual Project Information 3/5 Research/Observation Period 2010-04-01 〜 2011-03-31

Science Summary

Measurements of atmospheric and hydrological parameters and analysis of long-term climatic parameters at Lake Pääjärvi, southern Finland.

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Ice Climatology of the Okhotsk and Baltic Seas: Observations and Analysis of Variability in Cryosphere during the IPY

Discipline(s)

Cryosphere, Meteorology and Climate

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameKunio ShirasawaAffiliationInst. of Low Temperature Sci.,Hokkaido UniversityCountryJapanEmailkunio@lowtem.hokudai.ac.jp
RollContact PersonNameMatti LeppärantaAffiliationUniv. of Helsinki

Research/Observation Methods

Automated Weather Station; Hydrological Mooring System; Floating Platform

Research/Observation Period

2010-04-01 〜 2011-03-31

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Lake Pääjärvi (southern Finland) Latitude [degree]: 61.072929 Longitude [degree]: 25.128783
- Individual Project Information 4/5 Research/Observation Period 2011-04-01 〜 2012-03-31

Science Summary

[purpose] Measurements and analysis of seasonal and long-term variability in snow, sea-ice and lake ice in the cryosphere [outline] Measurements of atmospheric and hydrological parameters and analysis of long-term climatic parameters at Lake Pääjärvi, southern Finland (1) and coastal area in the Gulf of Finland (2).

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Ice Climatology of the Okhotsk and Baltic Seas: Observations and Analysis of Variability in Cryosphere during the IPY

Discipline(s)

Cryosphere, Meteorology and Climate

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameKunio ShirasawaAffiliationInst. of Low Temperature Sci.,Hokkaido UniversityCountryJapanEmailkunio@lowtem.hokudai.ac.jp
RollContact PersonNameMatti LeppärantaAffiliationUniv. of Helsinki

Research/Observation Methods

Automated Weather Station; Hydrological Mooring System; Platform

Research/Observation Period

2011-04-01 〜 2012-03-31

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Lake Pääjärvi (southern Finland) Latitude [degree]: 61.072929 Longitude [degree]: 25.128783
- Individual Project Information 5/5 Research/Observation Period 2011-11-01 〜 2012-06-30

Science Summary

[purpose] Measurements and analysis of seasonal and long-term variability in snow, sea-ice/ lake ice in the cryosphere [outline] Measurements of atmospheric and hydrological parameters and analysis of long-term climatic parameters at Lake Valkea-Kotinen, southern Finland

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Ice Climatology of the Okhotsk and Baltic Seas: Observations and Analysis of Variability in Cryosphere during the IPY

Discipline(s)

Cryosphere, Meteorology and Climate

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameKunio ShirasawaAffiliationInst. of Low Temperature Sci.,Hokkaido UniversityCountryJapanEmailkunio@lowtem.hokudai.ac.jp
RollContact PersonNameMatti LeppärantaAffiliationUniv. of Helsinki

Research/Observation Methods

Automated Weather Station; Hydrological Mooring System; Platform

Research/Observation Period

2011-11-01 〜 2012-06-30

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Lake Valkea-Kotinen Latitude [degree]: 61.233333 Longitude [degree]: 25.066667

Research/Observation Area

N: 61.233333, S: 61.233333, W: 25.066667 E: 25.066667,
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