Eureka, Canada

Latitude: 
80.05°
N
Longitude: 
86.42°
W
Elevation: 
610 m asl
Status: 
Active
Station Representative(s): 

Professor James R. Drummond
Department of Physics and Atmospheric Science
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS, Canada

NDACC Measurements at the Eureka, Canada Station

Instrument Period Parameter Cooperating Institutions Comments Data link
FTIR Spectrometer
Bruker 120M
1999—present
Column - multiple species
  • NPL, United Kingdom
Campaign. Data never archived.
FTIR Spectrometer
Bomen DA8
1993—2008
Column - multiple species
  • EC, Canada MRI, Japan
Removed 2009
FTIR Spectrometer
Bruker 125HR
2006—present
Column - multiple species, Profile - multiple species
  • U. Toronto, Canada
Mid-IR SFIT2 profiles
Lidar
Nd: YAG
1993—1995
Aerosol
  • MRI, Japan
Lidar
XeCl Excimer
1993—2000
,
2004—2017
Aerosol, Ozone, Temperature
  • Dalhousie U., Canada
Sonde
ECC
1992—2017
Ozone
  • EC, Canada
Weekly soundings at nearby weather station (79.99°N, 85.90°W, 10m asl); additional soundings in winter
UV/Visible Spectrometer
DOAS
2006—2017
Column - multiple species
  • U. Toronto, Canada
O3, NO2, BrO, OClO. Permanent instrument installed 2006. Suntracker installed spring 2008 for direct sun and zenith-sky. Springtime zenith-sky measurements since 1999 with a similar UV/Vis instrument.

EC:  Environment Canada
MRI:  Meterological Research Institute
CANDAC:  Canadian Network for the Detection of Atmospheric Change