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The “Canadian/Greenland Data Hole”:
…perhaps the most poorly sampled region of the Arctic Ocean!

The Arctic Ocean is poorly sampled in general, especially in winter. But the area north of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and Greenland is particularly sparse in observations.

AOA = Arctic Ocean Atlas, a collection of data from 1950-1990.

Polar Science Center
Applied Physics Laboratory
1013 NE 40th Street
Seattle, WA 98105

University of Washington

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0230427.
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