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Kuujjuarapik (Kuujjuuarapik, Canada)

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A view of the instrument on the roof.
Another view of the sunphotometer.
Image 1 - A view of the instrument on the roof.
Image 2 - Another view of the sunphotometer.
Image 1
Image 2
 

Site Coordinates and Elevation:

  • Latitude: 55.28000° North
  • Longitude: 77.76000° West
  • Elevation: 20.0 Meters

Site Description:

  • This sun photometer site is located at the Centre d'Etudes Nordiques (CEN), which has a research station at Whapmagoostui-Kuujjuarapik (550 N, 780 W), a small isolated community in sub arctic Quebec, on the east coast of Hudson Bay at the mouth of the Great Whale River. It is only accessible by plane and boat. The research station is the main infrastructure of the CEN northern facilities. It is open year-round. It was built in the 1970's and includes accommodations, a cafeteria, a workshop and warehouses. A station of the CEN Environmental Telemetry Network is located on the site.

Principal
Investigator(s)
Information:

  • Norm O'Neill
  • E-mail: norm.oneill@USherbrooke.ca
  • Norm O'Neill
    Centre d'applications et de recherches en teledetection (CARTEL)
    Universite de Sherbrooke
    Sherbrooke, Quebec
    Canada J1K 2R1
    Phone: 819-821-8000 ext 62965
    E-mail: norm.oneill@USherbrooke.ca

    AND

  • Ihab Abboud
  • E-mail: ihab.abboud@canada.ca
  • Ihab Abboud
    Measurement and Analysis Research Section
    Air Quality Research Division
    Science and Technology Branch
    Environment Canada
    Centre for Atmospheric Research Experiments (CARE)
    6248 Eighth Line
    Egbert, Ontario, Canada L0L 1N0
    (705) 458-3302 (voice)
    (416) 802-1071 (mobile)
    (705) 458-3301 (fax)
    Email:ihab.abboud@canada.ca

    AND

  • Vitali Fioletov
  • E-mail: vitali.fioletov@ec.gc.ca
  • Vitali Fioletov
    Senior Research Scientist
    Air Quality Research Division Science and Technology Branch Environment Canada
    4905 Dufferin Street
    Toronto, Ontario, M3H 5T4
    Canada
    E-mail: vitali.fioletov@ec.gc.ca
    Phone: 416 739 4915
    Fax: 416 739 4281

Site Manager(s) Information:
  • Ihab Abboud
  • Email: ihab.abboud@canada.ca
  • Ihab Abboud
    Measurement and Analysis Research Section
    Air Quality Research Division
    Science and Technology Branch
    Environment Canada
    Centre for Atmospheric Research Experiments (CARE)
    6248 Eighth Line
    Egbert, Ontario, Canada L0L 1N0
    (705) 458-3302 (voice)
    (416) 802-1071 (mobile)
    (705) 458-3301 (fax)
    Email:ihab.abboud@canada.ca

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Image 3 - A view of the CEN station at Whapmagoostui-Kuujjuarapik. A view of the CEN station at Whapmagoostui-Kuujjuarapik.

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