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PREFERRED TERM
polar climatic setting  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Setting with climate dominated by temperatures below the freezing temperature of water. Includes polar deserts because precipitation is generally scant at high latitude. Climatically controlled by arctic air masses, cold dry environment with short summer.
DESCRIPTION
  • Setting with climate dominated by temperatures below the freezing temperature of water. Includes polar deserts because precipitation is generally scant at high latitude. Climatically controlled by arctic air masses, cold dry environment with short summer.
IDENTIFIER
  • polarClimaticSetting
TITLE
  • polar climatic setting
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventEnvironmentValue/polarClimaticSetting
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Event Environment