Discovery Passage Meteorological Station Deployed 2017-01-25

The Lufft WS501 (S/N 192.1216.1009.223) Weather Station was deployed on 2017-01-25 at Discovery Passage. Discovery Passage is a channel that is part of Inside Passage. It is located between Vancouver Island and the Discovery Islands and north of the Georgia Strait. This device is a Meteorological Station. Meteorological stations are instruments that make routine meteorological measurements on the atmosphere and are comprised of a suite of sensors. Typical examples of measurements include temperature, barometric pressure, humidity, rainfall, solar radiation, wind speed and direction. It was deployed on a fixed platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean Networks Canada's Oceans 2.0 digital infrastructure, with quality assurance and derived data products following established practices.

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Metadata Reference Date(s) February 1, 2021, 22:50 (UTC) (Creation)
November 15, 2021, 23:57 (UTC) (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) November 15, 2021 (Creation)
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Ocean Networks Canada Society

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