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Snow level measurements in Sodankylä have been carried out for more than 100 years

Snow level measurements in Sodankylä have been carried out for more than 100 years

The Arctic Research Centre in Sodankylä has been measuring snow depth and water content since 1909. Detailed observations of the snow cover's structure, carried out in a special snow pit, began in 2006. The daily snow depth observations from 1911 onwards are available at http://litdb.fmi.fi/luo0016_data.php.

More informartion:

Leena Leppänen, leena.leppanen@fmi.fi

Leppänen, L., Kontu, A., Hannula, H.-R., Sjöblom, H., and Pulliainen, J.: Sodankylä manual snow survey program, Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 5, 163-179, doi:10.5194/gi-5-163-2016, 2016.

http://www.geosci-instrum-method-data-syst-discuss.net/5/405/2015/gid-5-405-2015.pdf


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