G00494_1

Great Lakes Aerial Photos of Ice Conditions, Version 1

Version 1 eng; usa
  • Abstract
    The collection consists of approximately 50,000 high-quality negatives and transparencies showing ice cover impact on navigation or hydroelectric operation from 1963 to 1973. Coverage is not systematic or complete. Indexing has not been undertaken, but latitude and longitude of flight line begin and end points are logged. Photos from many flights have been made into photomosaics that can be used on-site as a gross index to the 9-inch roll negatives. Photographic flights were carried out by a U.S. Air Force photomapping wing, using flight lines selected by NOAA Lake Survey Center (now Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory). The collection is available for on-site use only by appointment.
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research

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    Processing Level

    Not Applicable

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Complete

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • Lake Ice
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • Lake Ice
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • River Ice
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • River Ice
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Spectral/Engineering
    • Visible Wavelengths
    • Visible Imagery
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ISO Topic Categories
  • INLAND WATERS

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Platforms
  • Satellite
    AIRCRAFT
    Instruments
    • CAMERAS

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN GEODETIC
Location Keywords
    • Continent
    • North America
    • United States Of America
    • Great Lakes
    • Great Lakes
    • Continent
    • North America
    • United States Of America
    • Geographic Region
    • Mid-latitude
    • Continent
    • North America

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  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
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    National Snow and Ice Data Center
    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

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    National Snow and Ice Data Center
    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
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  • Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory
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    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
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    NSIDC Services

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
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    • Great Lakes Aerial Photos of Ice Conditions, Version 1
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      Published by: National Snow and Ice Data Center