WDCGG - CO observation at Izaña (Tenerife) by NOAA/ESRL

Abstract:
The Izaña station is located on the Island of Tenerife, Spain, roughly 300 km west of the African coast. The meteorological observatory is situated on a mountain platform , 15 km north-east of the volcano Teide (3718 m a.s.l.). The local wind field at the site is dominated by north-westerly winds. A predominant meteorological attribute of the Canary Islands region is the presence of the trade wind inversion that persists through most of the year and is well below the altitude of the station. The ground in the vicinity around Izaña is loosely covered with light volcanic soil. The vegetation in the surrounding area is sparse, consisting mainly of broom. About 100 m south of the station a road leads to the meteorological observatory, and also serves the astrophysical institute of the Canaries and a nearby military camp. Because the road is closed to public traffic, only approximately 5 to 10 cars a day pass the vicinity.

Download plain xml file

To get the data: go to WIS-Portal

General

AttributeValue
fileIdentifier/identifierurn:x-wmo:md:jp.go.jma.wis.dcpc-wdcgg::p.IZO128N00.CO.NOAA
language
characterSetutf8
hierarchyLeveldataset
hierarchyLevelName
  • archive of point observation data for a parameter
contactsee section contact (role: pointOfContact)
dateStamp 2015-09-18T05:54:37Z
metadataStandardNameWMO Core Metadata Profile of ISO 19115 (WMO Core), 2003/Cor.1:2006 (ISO 19115), 2007 (ISO/TS 19139)
metadataStandardVersion1.3
referenceSystemInfoWGS 84
metadataExtensionInfo

identificationInfo

AttributeValue
citation
  • title:
    • WDCGG - CO observation at Izaña (Tenerife) by NOAA/ESRL
  • dates:
    • revision:
  • fileIdentifier:
    • http://ds.data.jma.go.jp/gmd/wdcgg/cgi-bin/wdcgg/accessdata.cgi?select=inventory&index=IZO128N00-NOAA
      (CodeSpace: )
  • citedResponsibleParty:
    • see section contact (role: distributor)
  • presentationForm:
  • otherCitationDetails:
abstract see above
statuscompleted
purposeWMO/GAW Status: Global
pointOfContactsee section contact (role: originator)
graphicOverview
resourceMaintenance
  • maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:
  • updateScope:
  • maintenanceNote:
descriptiveKeywords:
  • theme:
    • aerology
    • atmosphericComposition
  • discipline:
    • GAW
    • Environment Chemistry
  • place:
    • Izaña (Tenerife)
    • Spain
    • WMO REGION I (Africa)
  • theme:
    • CO
resourceConstraints
  • MD_Constraints:
    • useLimitation:
  • MD_LegalConstraints:
    • accessConstraints:
    • useConstraints: otherRestrictions
    • otherConstraints: CREDIT FOR USE: This is a formal notification for data users. "For scientific purposes, access to these data is unlimited and provided without charge. By their use you accept that an offer of co-authorship will be made through personal contact with the data providers or owners whenever substantial use is made of their data. In all cases, an acknowledgement must be made to the data providers or owners and the data centre when these data are used within a publication."
language
characterSetutf8
topicCategoryenvironment
extentboundingExtent
  • description:
  • geographicElement:
    • westBoundLongitude: -16.5
    • eastBoundLongitude: -16.5
    • southBoundLatitude: 28.3
    • northBoundLatitude: 28.3
  • temporalElement:
    • beginPosition:
    • endPosition: (indeterminatePosition = )

Contact

Role: pointOfContact

AttributeValue
individualName
organisationNameWMO/WIS/DCPC Tokyo (WMO World Data Centre for Greenhouse Gases)
contactInfo

Role: distributor

AttributeValue
individualName
organisationName
positionName
contactInfo
  • address:


  • phone:
  • email:
  • onlineResource:

Role: originator

AttributeValue
organisationNameNOAA/ESRL
contactInfo
  • phone:
    • +1-303-497-6974
  • facsimile:
    • +1-303-497-6290
  • address:


    • United States of America
  • email:
  • onlineResource:

contentInfo

AttributeValue
CoverageDescription:
  • attributeDescription
  • contentType

distributionInfo

AttributeValue
distributionFormat
  • name:
    • WMO GAW formatted text
  • version:
    • (gco:nilReason=unknown)
  • specification:
    • Format described in http://ds.data.jma.go.jp/gmd/wdcgg/pub/products/manual/WDCGG_GUIDEV11.pdf and sample program available at http://ds.data.jma.go.jp/gmd/wdcgg/pub/data/sample_program/ .
transferOptions (onLine)

dataQualityInfo

AttributeValue
scope
report
  • title:
  • date ():
  • explanation:
  • pass:
lineage
  • statement:
  • processStep:
/home/gisc/wis/tomcat-extern/webapps/ROOT/metadata/wis-gisc-tokyo/urn%3Ax-wmo%3Amd%3Ajp.go.jma.wis.dcpc-wdcgg%3A%3Ap.IZO128N00.CO.NOAA.xml