Halifax Ocean Terminals: Fairview

Deployed in November 2015, the Meteorological Station is located at the Fairview Cove Container Terminal on Bedford Basin. The station consists of an RM Young Model 85004 anemometer, mounted on a 20m tripod atop the Ceres Administration Building on the terminal. Data from the station is available in near-real time and is utilized by mariners in this region in support of safer and more efficient marine operations.

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Metadata Reference Date(s) November 18, 2015, 13:30 (UTC) (Creation)
September 24, 2021, 08:20 (UTC) (Revision)
Frequency of Update As Needed


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Field Value
Ocean Variables Other
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact
  • Name: SmartAtlantic
    Contact Info Email: SmartBay@smartbay.ca
    Role: Publisher
Responsible Party
  • Organisation Name / Affiliation: Marine Institute - CTec - SmartAtlantic
    Role: Contributor
  • Organisation Name / Affiliation: COVE
    Role: Originator
  • Individual Name: Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE)
    Role: Author
Spatial Extent {"type": "Point", "coordinates": [-63.62721667, 44.66416667]}
North Bounding Latitude 44.66416667
South Bounding Latitude 44.66416667
East Bounding Longitude -63.62721667
West Bounding Longitude -63.62721667
Temporal Extent Begin: 2015-11-18
End: 2021-09-24
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Default Locale English
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