Map of Natural (Landscape) and Permafrost Zones and the Net of Soil Temperature Meteorological Stations in Russia and Middle Asian Mountains

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Entry ID

GGD618

Summary

This data set is a vector coverage of the Map of Natural Landscape and Permafrost Zones and the Net of Soil Temperature Meteorological Stations in Russia and Middle Asian Mountains (scale 1:4000000), published by the Russian Academy of Sciences Earth Cryosphere Institute and Institute for Phytochemical and Biological Problems in Earth Science The original map was compiled by E. Melnikov and D.A. Gilichinsky. The digital map was created in Geograph, which is a Geographic Information System developed by the GIS Research Center, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences. Data are available through FTP.

Geographic Coverage

 

Spatial Coordinates:
N: 90°     S: 32°     E: 163°     W: 10°    

Data Set Citation

Dataset Creator: Melnikov, E. and D.A. Gilichinsky
Dataset Title: Map of Natural (Landscape) and Permafrost Zones and the Net of Soil Temperature Meteorological Stations in Russia and Middle Asian Mountains
Dataset Release Date: 1999-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Moscow, Russia
Dataset Publisher: Russian Academy of Sciences Earth Cryosphere Institute and Institute for Phytoch
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd618.html

Science Keywords

  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground
  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Permafrost
  • Cryosphere Snow/Ice Permafrost
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Permafrost
  • Land Surface Landscape
  • Land Surface Landscape Landscape Patterns
  • Terrestrial Hydrosphere Snow/Ice Permafrost Thaw Depth
  • Terrestrial Hydrosphere Snow/Ice Permafrost

Ancillary Keywords

  • Maps

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

David Gilichinsky
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 7-096-7-732604
Fax: 7-096-7-790532
Email: gilichin@online.stack.net
Contact Address:

  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Institute of Physicochemical and Biological Problems in Soil Science

City: Pushchino
Province or State: Moscow Region
Postal Code: 124292
Country: Russia

Related URL

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Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 1999-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-09-17

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