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Title: Change in Summer Surface Water Temperatures of North American Lakes, 1985-2009
Abstract: This map shows the total change in the average July–September surface water temperatures in 34 North American lakes from 1985 to 2009, as measured by satellites. Red circles represent warming; blue circles represent cooling. Larger circles indicate larger changes. Circles with black borders represent lakes where the trend was statistically significant.
Publisher: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Atmospheric Programs, Office of Air and Radiation
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Resource Link: https://www.epa.gov/climate-indicators/
Link Function: Web Service
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Data Type: Vector
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West Bounding Longitude: -160.52
South Bounding Latitude: 33.23
East Bounding Longitude: -60.79
North Bounding Latitude: 66.47
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License https://edg.epa.gov/EPA_Data_License.html
Access: Unclassified
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Scope (quality information applies to): dataset
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Theme Topics: Atmosphere and Climatic
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Organization: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Radiation-Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards
Contact Person: MIke Kolian
Email: climateindicators@epa.gov
Address: 1200 Pennsylvania Ave NW
City: Washington
State: DC
Postal Code: 20460-0001
Telephone: 202-344-9261
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Publisher Document Identifier: 3DC9350E-F673-4683-9F72-0775A7416D9A
Metadata Date Stamp: 2019-11-15
Organization: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Atmospheric Programs, Office of Air and Radiation
Organization Role: Publisher
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Metadata Standard Version: 1.0