Tide Gauge Data 3

Title

Tide Gauge Data 3

Research Area(s):

Oceanography

Description: Physical form of the data:

Tabulated high/low tides and hourly values on paper

Description: Content and context of data, if known:

Historic origin: US Coast and Geodetic Survey; Instruments: float/well tide gauge with analog pen trace on paper, that have been tabulated; Locations:
Continental USA (Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific). More details: ftp://ilikai.soest.hawaii.edu/caldwell_pub/dartg/inv/Talke_email_201205.zip

Name of current data holder:

NOAA/NOS, Federal Records Center, Suiteland, MD

Dates associated with data:

1835-1939

Size:

28 boxes, 36 stations, 2213 years

Data condition:

Well preserved

Risk level:

low

Known access and restrictions:

Must be copied or photographed on site. Originals are not released.

Notes:

Support to science: climate change, storm surge, tsunami, tidal analysis, ocean current variations

Contact information:

NOAA/NOS: Maria.Little@noaa.gov
NOAA/NESDIS: Patrick.Caldwell@noaa.gov
Portland State University: Stefan Talke, stefant@cecs.pdx.edu

About the Original Item

Date Added
May 24, 2012
Collection
Data At Risk Inventory
Item Type
DARi Metadata Scheme Ver. 1.0
Tags
Citation
“Tide Gauge Data 3,” Data-at-Risk & Rescue Inventory, accessed September 17, 2014, http://www.ibiblio.org/data-at-risk/items/show/93.
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