• Climatic Characteristics of Selected Alaskan Locations

      Watson, C.E.; Branton, C.I.; Newman, J.E. (University of Alaska Institute of Agricultural Sciences, 1971-08)
      This publication is primarily intended to assist in the process of agricultural resource evaluation of certain areas with known positive attributes. Climatic indices, which are useful in comparing the agricultural potential such as growing degree days, length of growing season, and others, have been tabulated for selected locations for which continuous long term weather records exist. Agencies cooperating to produce this publication are: Institute of Agricultural Sciences, University of Alaska; Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture; Environmental Data Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.