Barrow Environmental Observatory

Location

71° 16' 56.676" N, 156° 37' 9.696" W
Brief Site Description: 
Barrow Environmental Observatory
Field Site Type: 
US affiliate
Registration: 
Unregistered
Network(s): 
NEON
Geology: 
unconsolidated materials
Soil Order: 
Gelisol
Average Winter Temperature: 
-48°C
Study Start Date: 
Wednesday, January 1, 1947 - 00:00
Mean Annual Precipitation: 
115millimeters / year
Average Annual Temperature: 
-12°C
Average Summer Temperature: 
26°C
Hydrology: Name: 
n/a
Hydrology: Surface water stream order: 
First Order
Hydrology: Surface water - Stream Flow Performance: 
Perennial
Hydrology: Groundwater: 
Arrangment of Aquifer Components - Single, dominant unconfined aquifer
Land Cover: 
Herbaceous Wetlands
Climate: 
Polar
Sub-Climate: 
Semiarid