Data access

The table below summarizes the data availability. Please do not forget to read the Data License, acknowledgments and Attribution section below.
Finally, you can find the data access links in the Data access and citations section. For any question, please contact: Amundsen.data@as.ulaval.ca.

Dataset  Availability Forward upload
Period Estimated delivery time
Ship Log
Scientific Event Log On-demand 2003-2019 Fall 2019
Oceanographic Profilers
CTD Rosette (temperature, conductivity) PDC 2003-2018 2019 : Spring 2020
LADCP Rosette (Courants) On-demand 2009-2018 2009-2018 : Fall 2019
CTD-MVP (temperature, conductivity) PDC 2003-2016 2017-2018 : Summer 2019
CTD-Bioness (temperature, conductivity) PDC 2005,2006,2013, 2014,2016 End of dataset
CTD-Hydrobios (temperature, conductivity) PDC 2003-2016 2017-2018 : Summer 2019
Hull/Deck Mounted Equipment
Navigation (GPS) PDC 2019: Spring 2020
Meteorological Data PDC 2019: Spring 2020
Hull-mounted ADCP PDC 2019: Spring 2020
Thermosalinograph PDC 2019: Spring 2020
Multibeam GeoIndex Unconfirmed
Seabed relief and sediment (Sub-bottom) GeoIndex Unconfirmed
Echo-sounding EK60 On-demand Unconfirmed
Echo-sounding SX90 On-demand Unconfirmed
Imagery
Remote Operated Vehicle – images and videos On-demand Unconfirmed
Panorama 360 camera On-demand Unconfirmed
Moorings (per program)
CASES On-demand 2003-2005 Unconfirmed
LTOO PDC 2004-2018 Fall 2019
BAYSYS On-demand Unconfirmed
Industries With agreement only N/A
BREA PDC Fall 2019
iBO PDC Fall 2019
Kitikmeot Marine Ecosystems Study PDC Fall 2019
HiBIO PDC Fall 2019

 

Core Data Science and attribution and acknowledgment

 

Proper acknowledgment and citation allow the tracking of data usage and is essential to demonstrate outcomes of the Amundsen Science program to funding agencies and stakeholders. Please follow the indications below for proper data citation and attribution. Links to datasets’ archived on the Polar Data Catalogue are provided below.

  • License for Amundsen Science Core Data:

Most Amundsen Science datasets are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) Public License. A summary of the license is available here. By using Amundsen Science data and its partners, you accept the terms and conditions of this License. The license grants the rights to the public to use and share the data and results derived therefrom as long as the proper acknowledgment is given to the data licensor, that any alteration to the data is clearly indicated, and that a link to the original data and the license is made available.

  • Attribution and acknowledgment:

For core instrumentation

[Some of] The data presented herein were collected by the Canadian research icebreaker CCGS Amundsen and made available by the Amundsen Science program, which is supported through Université Laval by the Canada Foundation for Innovation.

For ArcticNet/Amundsen Science moorings or other data collected by researchers onboard the Canadian research icebreaker CCGS Amundsen or with the help of Amundsen Science program

(see Readme of data archives for exact attribution):

[Some of] The mooring data were collected on board the Canadian research icebreaker CCGS Amundsen as part of the [Long-Term Ocean Observatory (LTOO), a project of the Network of Centres of Excellence of Canada, ArcticNet]. Logistical support was provided by the Amundsen Science program, which is supported by the Canada Foundation for Innovation through Université Laval.

[]: replace with the name of the program – refers to readme attendant to the data

SHIP LOGS

Scientific Event Log

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. Amundsen Science field station lists. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. DOI: 10.5884/ccin#À verifier. Accessed on [Date].

OCEANOGRAPHIC PROFILERS

CTD Rosette

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. CTD-Rosette data collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. Arcticnet Inc., Québec, Canada. Processed data. Version 1. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/12713. Accessed on [Date].

LADCP-Rosette

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. Rosette LADCP current data collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. [years]. Processed data. Version 1. DOI: 10.5884/12714 (To be checked). Archived (https://doi.org/10.5884/12714) Accessed on [Date].

CTD-Mooving Vessel Profiling (MVP)

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. Moving Vessel Profiling (MVP) data collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. Arcticnet Inc., Québec, Canada. Processed data. Version 1. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/12519. Accessed on [Date]

CTD-Bioness

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. Bioness-CTD data collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. Arcticnet Inc., Québec, Canada. Processed data. Version 1. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/1271. Accessed on [Date].

CTD-Hydrobios

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. Hydrobios-CTD data collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. [years]. Arcticnet Inc., Québec, Canada. Processed data. Version 1. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/12717. Accessed on [Date].

HULL/DECK MOUNTED EQUIPMENT

GPS-Navigation data

Amundsen Science Data Collection. 2017. CCGS Amundsen Navigation (NAV) data recorded during the annual science expeditions in the Canadian Arctic. [Complete data / Reduced data / Shiptracks]. Version 1. Arcticnet Inc., Québec, Canada. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/12447. Accessed on [Date].

Meteorological Data

Amundsen Science Data Collection. 2017. AVOS Meteorological Data collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. Arcticnet Inc., Québec, Canada, Processed data. Version 1. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/12518. Accessed on [Date].

Hull-mounted ADCP

Amundsen Science Data Collection. 2018. Hull mounted ADCP current data collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. Arcticnet Inc., Québec, Canada. Processed data. Version 1. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/12718. Accessed on [Date]. DOI not working / To be checked if the datasets were published yet.

Thermosalinograph (TSG)

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. TSG data collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. [years]. Arcticnet Inc., arcticnet Inc., Québec, Canada. Processed data. Version 1. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/12715.  Accessed on [Date].

Multibeam EM-302/304

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [year]. Multibeam Sonar Data from the CCGS Amundsen for the Greenland Exclusive Economic zone (2005-2013) – High-resolution bathymetry and acoustic backscatter imagery. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada. doi: 10.5884/11677. Limited distribution. Accessed from amundsen.data@as.ulaval.ca, Accessed on [Date].

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [year]. Multibeam Sonar Data from the CCGS Amundsen for the Greenland Exclusive Economic zone (2005-2014) – High-resolution bathymetry and acoustic backscatter imagery. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN), Waterloo, Canada.doi: 10.5884/12059. Limited distribution. Accessed from amundsen.data@as.ulaval.ca, Accessed on [Date]. data not uploaded yet.

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [year]. Multibeam Sonar Data collected onboard the CCGS Amundsen since 2017- High-resolution bathymetry and acoustic backscatter imagery. Archived at [Depository]. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. data needs to be verified if published yet

Knudsen (Sub-bottom)

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [year]. Acoustic sub-bottom profiles (3.5 khz) collected onboard the CCGS Amundsen since 2017 – Acoustic mapping of the seabed relief and shallow subsurface sediments. Archived at [Depository]. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date].

Echo-sounding EK60-Imagery

Amundsen Science Data Collection. Echo-sounding EK60 imagery collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. Processed data. Version 1. doi: 10.5884/ccin#. Archived (https://doi.org/10.5884/ccin#). Accessed on [Date]. DOI needs to be verified

Echo-sounding SX90-Imagery

Amundsen Science Data Collection. Echo-sounding SX90 imagery collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. Processed data. Version 1. DOI: 10.5884/ccin#. Archived (https://doi.org/10.5884/ccin#). Accessed on [Date]. Fait par Maxime Geoffroy – voir CCIN 11375 ; 11376 ; 11377 ; 11992 ; 11991. CNNI verified. Data not published yet.

IMAGERY

ROV-Imagery

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. ROV imagery collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. Processed data. Version 1. DOI: 10.5884/ccin#. Archived (https://doi.org/10.5884/ccin#). Accessed on [Date]. doi needs to be verified

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [YEAR]. ROV imagery collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. [Year]. [Region]. [divenumber]. Accessed from amundsen.data@as.ulaval.ca, on [Date].

360 Camera-Imagery

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [year]. Aft ship camera video collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. [years]. Processed data. Version 1. DOI: 10.5884/12719. Archived (https://doi.org/10.5884/12719). Accessed on [Date]. doi needs to be verified

Amundsen Science Data Collection. [year]. 360 landscape imagery collected by the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic. [years]. Processed data. Version 1. DOI: 10.5884/12710. Archived at (https://doi.org/10.5884/12710). Accessed on [Date]. doi needs to be verified

MOORING DATASETS

BAYSYS: arcticnet – uom – Amundsen Science (Region: Hudson Bay, Hudson Strait) – OPEN DATA – PDC (CCIN 11793)

 IOL/BP: arcticnet – Amundsen Science – IORVL (Region: Beaufort Sea) – LIMITED DATA – PDC (CCIN 11925)

NOW project

Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. 2018. The North Open Water (NOW) oceanographic mooring data collected in the Canadian Arctic Baffin Bay. Processed Data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN XXX), Waterloo, Canada. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE CREATED or UPDATED and ARCHIVED.

CASES project

Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. 2018. The Canadian Arctic Shelf Exchange Study oceanographic mooring data collected in the Canadian Arctic Beaufort Sea. Processed Data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN 11653), Waterloo, Canada. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE CREATED or UPDATED and ARCHIVED.

LTOO project

Arcticnet/Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. 2018. Long-Term Ocean Observatory (LTOO) oceanographic mooring data collected in the Canadian Arctic Beaufort Sea. Processed Data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN 11792), Waterloo, Canada. Https://doi.org/10.5884/11792. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE UPDATED and ARCHIVED WITH NEW DATA.

Arcticnet/Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. 2018. Long-Term Ocean Observatory (LTOO) oceanographic mooring data collected in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and Hudson Region. Mooring [Site Code]. Processed Data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN XXX), Waterloo, Canada. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE CREATED and ARCHIVED WITH NEW DATA.

LTOO project

Arcticnet/Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. 2018. Long-Term Ocean Observatory (LTOO) oceanographic mooring data collected in the Canadian Arctic Baffin Bay. Processed Data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN XXX), Waterloo, Canada. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE CREATED and ARCHIVED WITH NEW DATA.

BREA project

Arcticnet/Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. 2018. Beaufort Regional Environmental Assessment (BREA) Marine Observatories data collected in the Canadian Arctic Beaufort Sea. Processed Data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN 11654), Waterloo, Canada. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE UPDATED and ARCHIVED WITH NEW DATA.

iBO project

Arcticnet/Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. 2018. Integrated Beaufort Observatory (ibo) oceanographic mooring data collected in the Canadian Arctic, Beaufort Sea. Processed data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN XXX), Waterloo, Canada. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE CREATED and ARCHIVED.

Kitikmeot Marine Ecosystems Study project 2016-2018

Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. 2018. Oceanographic mooring data collected by arcticnet through the Kitikmeot Marine Ecosystems Study 2016-2018 conducted from the CCGS Amundsen in the Canadian Arctic, Queen Maud Gulf area. Processed data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN XXX), Waterloo, Canada. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE CREATED and ARCHIVED.

HiBIO project

Amundsen Science Mooring Data Collection. Nom complet du projet oceanographic mooring data collected in the Canadian Arctic, Queen Maud Gulf. Mooring [Site Code]. Processed data. Version [1.x, 2.x]. Archived at www.polardata.ca, Canadian Cryospheric Information Network (CCIN XXX), Waterloo, Canada. [DOI]. Accessed on [Date]. TO BE CREATED and ARCHIVED.