Council 2 (Forest)


This site is located near the town of Council on the Seward Peninsula.  It was established as part of the NSF sponsored Arctic Transitions in the Land-Atmosphere System (ATLAS) project (1998-2000).  The vegetation cover at this site is dominated by a spruce forest.



  • air temperature
  • surface temperature
  • soil temperature profile to 1m
  • soil moisture at 3 depths

Site Location Map


lat: 64.906853° | long: -163.677828° | elev: 70 m


ATLAS data for this site can be found here.

Surface Datasets hosted by CADIS

2006-20072007-20082008-2009, 2009-2010, 2012-2014


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