Betasso - Snow Pits - Snow Pit Stratigraphy (BT_SN_Stratigraphy) (2011-2014)

Group ID: BT_SN


Snow Pit data at Betasso. Snow Pit Protocol
Snow density, snow grain and snow chemistry data is collected weekly to bi-weekly during snowpack season to characterize the stratigraphy, SWE (snow water equivalent) and chemistry of snow pits excavated from various sites within the Boulder Creek CZO watershed. Minimum depth of 30 cm established for analysis.

Date Range: DEC-05-2011 to JAN-28-2014
Dataset Creators/Authors: Suzanne Anderson, Dillon Ragar
Field Area: Betasso
Frequency: various/seasonal

Snow Pit data.

Date Time, Location, layer, grain shape, grain size, layer hardness, density,snow temperature, surface hardness

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Available Data for BT_SN_Stratigraphy:

Dates: DEC-05-2011 to JAN-28-2014

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(Water years is defined as Oct 1 of the previous year to 30 Sep of the current year)