BioBasis Zackenberg - Lakes - Water chemistry

Water Chemistry Lakes:Lakes BioBasis Zackenberg:The BioBasis programme monitors the dynamics of organisms and biological processes in the terrestrial and limnic ecosystems at Zackenberg and Nuuk. The BioBasis programme plays a central role in the development and implementation of the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Programme (CBMP) across the Arctic.

Data and Resources

Dataset extent

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Citation Read the GEM terms of use and how to cite: For example: Data were provided by the Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring Programme. Dataset: BioBasis Zackenberg - Lakes - Water chemistry. (10.17897/R7FR-W849) [download date: 2021-05-26]
  • Author Name: Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring
Temporal coverage
  • Temporal coverage start: 2000-07-25  Temporal coverage end: 2018-09-04
Spatial coverage { "coordinates": [ -20.57, 74.47 ], "type": "Point" }
Station zackenberg-research-station
Variable measured
  • Variable name: Date  Variable description: Date of census  Variable unit: Date  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: Lake  Variable description: Name of lake sampled  Variable unit: Text  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: Depth  Variable description: Secchi depth (m)  Variable unit: M  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: Conductivity  Variable description: Conductivity (µS/cm)  Variable unit: µS/cm  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: Temperature  Variable description: Temperature (Celsius)  Variable unit: Celcius  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: pH  Variable description: pH  Variable unit: NA  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: TN  Variable description: Total nitrogen (mg/L)  Variable unit: mg/L  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: TP  Variable description: Total phosphor (mg/L)  Variable unit: mg/L  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: IceCover  Variable description: The percentage ice cover at census  Variable unit: Number  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: Chla_water  Variable description: Chl a (µg/L)  Variable unit: µg/l  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: Remarks  Variable description: Remarks  Variable unit: Text  Variable URL:
Measurement Technique
    Date published 2018-01-01
    Date modified
    • Publisher name: Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring  Publisher URL: