Australian Antarctic Division ( Australia )
The following 14 out of 15 criteria
|1.||Serve as a robust indicator of environmental change|
|2.||Reflect a fundamental or highly-valued aspect of the environment or an important environmental issue|
|3.||Be either national in scope or applicable to regional environmental issues of national significance|
|4.||Provide an early warning of potential problems|
|5.||Be capable of being monitored to provide statistically verifiable and reproducible data that shows trends over time and, preferably, apply to a broad range of environmental regions|
|6.||Be scientifically credible|
|7.||Be easy to understand|
|8.||Be monitored with relative ease|
|10.||Have relevance to policy and management needs|
|11.||Contribute to monitoring of progress towards implementing commitments in nationally important environmental policies|
|12.||Where possible and appropriate, facilitate community involvement|
|13.||Contribute to the fulfillment of reporting obligations under international agreements|
|15.||Where possible and appropriate, be consistent and comparable with other countries� and state and territory indicators|
Temporal range of the available data, as described by the metadata record, is from 01-Jan-1990 .
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' This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/). '
' Data arising from this project are available from the state of the environment indicator URL given below. '
A seasonal trend is visible in the Mawson and Macquarie Island graphs, but not in the Casey or Davis graphs. This may be a reflection of the generally lower wind speeds at these stations.
For definitions of the Scale categories, consult the Explanation of the Status Categories
|Project 220 - Energy Management at Casey Station|
|Project 796 - Station Electrical Maintenance|
|Scientific Bibliography 17276 - Harrington, Philip (1999) Government Support for the Renewable Energy Industry in Australia. Proceedings of the 1999 Australian Wind Energy Conference: Keynote Address.|
|SOE Indicator 1 - Monthly mean air temperatures at Australian Antarctic Stations|
|SOE Indicator 2 - Highest monthly air temperatures at Australian Antarctic Stations|
|SOE Indicator 3 - Lowest monthly air temperatures at Australian Antarctic Stations|
|SOE Indicator 4 - Monthly mean lower stratospheric temperatures above Australian Antarctic Stations|
|SOE Indicator 47 - Number and nature of incidents resulting in environmental impact|
|SOE Indicator 48 - Station and ship person days|
|SOE Indicator 56 - Monthly fuel usage of the generator sets and boilers|
|SOE Indicator 76 - Monthly fuel usage of ships travelling to Australian Antarctic Stations|
The properties link can be used to view details of the parameters measured for this indicator.
|Parameter Name||Unit of measure||Properties|
|Station electricity usage||kWh||Properties|
The following parameters and/or sensor notes are from the metadata record.
Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset
Download page for Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Display Antarctic State of Environment Indicator 56
Display Antarctic State of Environment Indicator 57
Display Antarctic State of Environment Indicator 58