Halifax Ocean Terminals: Fairview

Deployed in November 2015, the Meteorological Station is located at the Fairview Cove Container Terminal on Bedford Basin. The station consists of an RM Young Model 85004 anemometer, mounted on a 20m tripod atop the Ceres Administration Building on the terminal. 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 November 18, 2015
Temporal Extent End September 25, 2020
Reference Date(s) November 18, 2015 (Creation)
September 25, 2020 (Revision)

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Field Value
Ocean Variables Other
Scope dataset
Status On Going
  • Date: 2015-11-18 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 44.67416667
South Bounding Latitude 44.65416667
East Bounding Longitude -63.63722222
West Bounding Longitude -63.61722222
Temporal Extent Begin: 2015-11-18 End: 2020-09-25
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Default Locale English
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