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Data set name

National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) - Antarctic wave data (1961)

Data holding centreScott Polar Research Institute
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time period1961
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Southern Ocean

Observations 
Parameters

Wave height and period statistics

Instruments

Wave recorders

Description 
Summary

National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) original data scrolls from the first ship borne wave recorder in Antarctica in 1961.

OriginatorsScott Polar Research Institute
Availability 
OrganisationScott Polar Research Institute
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactEnquiries
Address

Scott Polar Research Institute
University of Cambridge Lensfield Road
Cambridge

CB2 1ER
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1223 336540
Emailenquiries@spri.cam.ac.uk
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1018022
Global identifier1336
Last revised2009-11-30