MarineBasis Zackenberg - Sea ice conditions - Open water duration

Open water duration Sea ice conditions:Sea ice conditions MarineBasis Zackenberg:The MarineBasis programme collects physical, chemical and biological data from the Greenland coastal zone. Work is focused in two fjord systems (Godthåbsfjord and Young Sund) both influenced by glaciers connected to the Greenland Ice Sheet.

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: MarineBasis Zackenberg - Sea ice conditions - Open water duration. (10.17897/R3QB-7Q71) [download date: 2021-05-26]
  • Author Name: Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring
Temporal coverage
  • Temporal coverage start: 2002  Temporal coverage end: 2016
Spatial coverage { "coordinates": [ -20.57, 74.47 ], "type": "Point" }
Station zackenberg-research-station
Variable measured
  • Variable name: Year  Variable unit: Date  Variable URL:
  • Variable name: Open water duration  Variable description: The duration of the ice free period in outer Young Sound  Variable unit: Days  Variable URL:
Measurement Technique
    Date published 2020
    Date modified
    • Publisher name: Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring  Publisher URL: