Halifax Ocean Terminals: Pier 31

Deployed in June 2014, the Meteorological Station is located at Pier 31 of the Halifax Ocean Terminals. The station consists of an RM Young Model 85004 anemometer, mounted on a three-meter boom arm approximately 20 meters above sea level, affixed to a light standard at the end of the pier.Data from the station is available in near-real time and is utilized by mariners in this region in support of safer and more efficient marine operations.

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Metadata Created September 25, 2020, 19:31 (UTC)
Metadata Updated September 25, 2020, 19:31 (UTC)
Temporal Extent Begin June 04, 2014
Temporal Extent End September 25, 2020
Reference Date(s) June 04, 2014 (Creation)
September 25, 2020 (Revision)

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Field Value
Ocean Variables Other
Scope dataset
Status On Going
  • Date: 2014-06-04 Type: Creation
  • Date: 2020-09-25 Type: Revision
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact Name: SmartAtlantic Contact Info Email: SmartBayfoo(at)smartbay.ca Role: Publisher
Responsible Party
  • Individual Name: Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE) Role: Author
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North Bounding Latitude 44.643611109999995
South Bounding Latitude 44.62361111
East Bounding Longitude -63.5725
West Bounding Longitude -63.5525
Temporal Extent Begin: 2014-06-04 End: 2020-09-25
Vertical Extent
Default Locale English
Citation identifier Code: 8fca8466-eb5b-4d76-b7b8-2dc19f062e87