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Engineering-geocryological Investigations, Urengoy gasfield, Western Siberia, Russia

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Entry ID

GGD192

Summary

This data set consists of data from approximately 1,200 engineering-geocryological boreholes, of approximate 12 m depth. The following parameters are collected for each borehole: ground type, cryotextures, soil moisture every 0.5 m, dry density every 0.5 to 1 m, and temperature every 1 m.

Data Set Citation

Dataset Creator: E.S. Melnikov
Dataset Title: Engineering-geocryological Investigations, Urengoy gasfield, Western Siberia, Russia
Dataset Release Date: 2004-10-11
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd192.html

Temporal Coverage

Start Date: 1972-01-01
Stop Date: 1980-12-31

Location Keywords

  • CONTINENT EUROPE EASTERN EUROPE RUSSIA URENGOY GASFIELD, WESTERN SIBERIAN ARCTIC, RUSSIA

Science Keywords

  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Active Layer
  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Permafrost
  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Cryosphere Snow/Ice Permafrost
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Active Layer
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Permafrost
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Land Surface Soils Permafrost
  • Land Surface Soils Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Land Surface Soils Soil Temperature
  • Terrestrial Hydrosphere Snow/Ice Permafrost

Ancillary Keywords

  • Active Layer
  • Engineering
  • Geocryology
  • Permafrost Properties
  • Permafrost Temperature
  • Soil Properties
  • Thermal Properties

ISO Topic Category (View Definitions)

  • Environment

Data Center

Frozen Ground Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/fgdc/

Data Center Personnel

Name: FGDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
Fax: 1 303 492-2468 x
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Personnel

Dmitry S. Drozdov
Role: DATA AUTHOR
Phone: 7-095-135-9710
Fax: 7-095-135-6582
Email: ds_drozdov@mail.ru
Contact Address:

  • Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch
  • Laboratory of Geocryological Prediction and Informatics of Earth Cryosphere Inst
  • Vavilov Str. 30/6-83

City: Moscow
Postal Code: GSP-1, 119
Country: Russia

E.S. Melnikov
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 7-095-135-9828
Fax: 7-095-135-6582
Email: emelnikov@mtu-net.ru
Contact Address:

  • Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch
  • Laboratory of Geocryological Prediction and Informatics of Earth Cryosphere Inst
  • Vavilov Str. 30/6-74a

City: Moscow
Postal Code: GSP-1, 119
Country: Russia

Unknown
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Fax: 7 3272 618102
Email: ingeo@kazmail.asdc.kz
Contact Address:

  • Institute of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Kazakhstan Alpine Permafrost Laboratory of Geocryology
  • PO Box 138

City: Almaty
Postal Code: 480091
Country: Kazakhstan

Reference

Drozdov D.S. 1982. Software for database 'Engineering-geocryological conditions': Geocryological prognosis for developing regions of North. Moscow, VSEGINGEO, p. 67-86. (in Russian)

Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 2004-10-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-01-07

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