Home » Surface In-Situ Networks » Delaware Environmental Observing System
Delaware Environmental Observing System
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web, RSS, XML
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Web subscription (no charge) for real-time data. Historical data supplied by e-mail request (see feedback page). Plans for automated historical data retrieval are underway.
Surface In-Situ Networks
Environmental monitoring system for the State of Delaware and Chester County PA. We have installed weather stations, buoys in the Delaware Bay, and well-depth sensors as well as monitoring environmental data from federal sources (e.g., NWS, NDBC, USGS) in this region.
CONTACT
David Legates
University of Delaware/Center for Climatic Research
N/A
(302) 831-4920
legates@udel.edu
N/A
SECONDARY CONTACT
Daniel J. Leathers
University of Delaware
Department of Geography 216 Pearson Hall University of Delaware
(302) 831-8764
leathers@udel.edu
N/A
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameDE DEOS
CollectiveN/A
Facility TypeNetwork Collective
PurposeOther (explain below)
LocationDelaware (state) and Chester County PA
Number of Stations24, ~40 by June 2008
Map of Stationssee main webpage
Categorymeteorology, oceanography, hydrology
Parameters (Most)barometric pressure, solar radiation, wind speed, wind direction, wind gust, air temperature, relative humidity, precipitation, soil temperature, soil moisture
Paramters (Limited)well level, dissolved O2, water temperature, leaf wetness, PAR
ArchiveN/A
Period of RecordAs installed, since 2005
Temporal Resolution5 minutes for weather data
Data SeasonEvery 5 minutes, some stations 10 minutes
Data AvailabilityReal time
Other PurposesMeteorology
FixedYes
MobileNo
PortableNo
REFERENCES
N/A
REMARKS
N/A
UPDATED ON
14 Sep 2009 09:52