Marshall, M.R.; Glanville, H.C. ; Cooper, D.M.

Groundwater temperatures and levels from a field experiment in the Conwy Valley, North Wales, UK (2013 - 2015)

Data showing groundwater temperature and levels from bore holes are presented. The data were collected from a field experiment in the Conwy catchment between December 2013 and June 2015. Data were recorded by pressure transducers installed in the bore holes. The data were collected by trained members of staff from Bangor University and the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology. The samples were taken to estimate the hydraulic pathways and velocities through an experimental hillslope.
The data were collected for the NERC project 'The Multi-Scale Response of Water quality, Biodiversity and Carbon Sequestration to Coupled Macronutrient Cycling from Source to Sea' (NE/J011991/1). The project is also referred to as Turf2Surf.

Publication date: 2018-03-19

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Format of the Dataset : Comma-separated values (CSV)

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You must cite: Marshall, M.R.; Glanville, H.C. ; Cooper, D.M. (2018). Groundwater temperatures and levels from a field experiment in the Conwy Valley, North Wales, UK (2013 - 2015). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. https://doi.org/10.5285/6c58038e-f035-4ab5-8518-1f189eae3bf2

 

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Where/When

Study area
Temporal extent
2013-12-10    to    2015-07-18

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Three 75 metre long transects, 20 metres apart, were identified across a hillslope. Along each transect four boreholes were installed to bedrock. A pressure transducer with an integrated logger which recorded both water level and temperature was installed in each of the boreholes. These were periodically retrieved and logger data read into a laptop.
Data were entered into an Excel spreadsheet and exported as a .csv file for ingestion into the EIDC.

Authors

Marshall, M.R.
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
Glanville, H.C.
Bangor University
Cooper, D.M.
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

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Publisher
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Point Of Contact
Cooper, D.M.
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
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Spatial

Spatial representation type
Tabular (text)
Spatial reference system
WGS 84 longitude-latitude (CRS:84)

Keywords

Topic categories
Environment
CEH Topic
Hydrology
Environmental survey
INSPIRE Theme
Environmental Monitoring Facilities
Instrument keywords
Cobra percussion hammer corer
Pressure transducers
Place keywords
North Wales
Conwy catchment
Project keywords
T2S
Turf2Surf
Macronutrient Cycling Programme
MCP

Dataset identifiers

https://catalogue.ceh.ac.uk/id/6c58038e-f035-4ab5-8518-1f189eae3bf2
doi:10.5285/6c58038e-f035-4ab5-8518-1f189eae3bf2

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Cooper, D.M.
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
Last updated
2018-03-19T12:22:27