Borehole temperatures from mountain permafrost monitoring, Mongolia

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Entry ID

GGD332

Summary

Location and description of some geocryological boreholes in Mongolia. Data include latitude, longitude, location, depth of permafrost top and bottom, and mean annual soil temperature. These data are presented on the CAPS Version 1.0 CD-ROM, June 1998.

Geographic Coverage

 

Spatial Coordinates:
N: 51.06°     S: 45.217°     E: 108.29°     W: 98.24°    

Data Set Citation

Dataset Creator: Sharkhuu, N. and D. Tumrubaatar
Dataset Title: Borehole temperatures from mountain permafrost monitoring, Mongolia
Dataset Release Date: 1998-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd332.html

Temporal Coverage

Start Date: 1970-01-01
Stop Date: 1996-12-31

Location Keywords

  • CONTINENT ASIA EASTERN ASIA MONGOLIA BURENKHAAN, TERKH; ERDENET, BAGANUUR; MONGOLIA

Science Keywords

  • Agriculture Soils Permafrost
  • Agriculture Soils Soil Depth
  • Agriculture Soils Soil Temperature
  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Permafrost
  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Cryosphere Snow/Ice Permafrost
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Land Surface Soils Soil Depth
  • Land Surface Soils Soil Temperature

Ancillary Keywords

  • Boreholes
  • Mountain Permafrost
  • Permafrost Temperature
  • Soil Temperature

Data Center

National Snow and Ice Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel

Name: NSIDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199
Fax: 1 303 492-2468
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

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

P. Baast
Role: DATA AUTHOR
Phone: 976 1 322 739
Fax: 976 1 321 862
Email: puba@picub.edu.mn
Contact Address:

  • Mongolian Institute of Geoecology

City: Ulaanbaatar
Postal Code: 210620
Country: Mongolia

N. Sharkhuu
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 976 1 322 739
Fax: 976 1 321 862
Email: sharkhuu_n@yahoo.com
Contact Address:

  • Mongolian Institute of Geoecology

City: Ulaanbaatar
Postal Code: 210620
Country: Mongolia

D. Tumrubaatar
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 976 1 322 739
Fax: 976 1 321 862
Email: puba@picub.edu.mn
Contact Address:

  • Mongolian Institute of Geoecology

City: Ulaanbaatar
Postal Code: 210620
Country: Mongolia

Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-08-29

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