Entry_ID: GGD622
Entry_Title: Active-Layer Depth of a Finnish Palsa Bog
Group: Data_Set_Citation
   Dataset_Creator: M. Ronkko
   Dataset_Title: Active-Layer Depth of a Finnish Palsa Bog
   Dataset_Release_Date: 2003-01-01
   Dataset_Release_Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
   Dataset_Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Online_Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd622.html
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Maria
   Last_Name: Ronkko
   Email: maria.ronkko@helsinki.fi
   Phone: 358  9 191 51060 
   Fax: 358   9 191 50 760 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: University of Helsinki
      Address: Laboratory of Physical Geography
      Address: P.O. Box 64
      City: Helsinki
      Postal_Code: 00014
      Country: Finland
   End_Group
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Frozen Ground
   Variable_Level_1: Active Layer
End_Group
Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Land Surface
   Term: Frozen Ground
   Variable_Level_1: Active Layer
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Keyword: Active-layer depth
Keyword: Palsa bog
Sensor_Name: SOIL DEPTH PROBE
Source_Name: GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 1993-09-08
   Stop_Date: 2002-10-14
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Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: 69.82
   Northernmost_Latitude: 69.82
   Westernmost_Longitude: 27.17
   Easternmost_Longitude: 27.17
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: CONTINENT
   Location_Type: EUROPE
   Location_Subregion1: NORTHERN EUROPE
   Location_Subregion2: SCANDANAVIA
   Location_Subregion3: FINLAND
   Detailed_Location: VAISJEäGGI PALSA BOG
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Data_Set_Language: English
Group: Data_Center
   Data_Center_Name: NSIDC > National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: NSIDC
      Last_Name: User Services
      Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
      Phone: 1 303 492-6199 
      Fax: 1 303  492-2468 
      Group: Contact_Address
         Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
         Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
         Address: University of Colorado
         City: Boulder
         Province_or_State: CO
         Postal_Code: 80309-0449
         Country: USA
      End_Group
   End_Group
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Group: Data_Center
   Data_Center_Name: FGDC > Frozen Ground Data Center
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org/fgdc/
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: FGDC
      Last_Name: User Services
      Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
      Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
      Fax: 1 303  492-2468 x
      Group: Contact_Address
         Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
         Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
         Address: University of Colorado
         City: Boulder
         Province_or_State: CO
         Postal_Code: 80309-0449
         Country: USA
      End_Group
   End_Group
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Group: Distribution
   Distribution_Media: FTP
   Distribution_Size: 1 KB
   Distribution_Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
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Group: Summary

   This data set contains 76 active-layer depth measurements (cm) of the 
   Vaisjeäggi palsa bog, Finland, from 08 September 1993 to 14 October 2002. Data 
   were collected from a single location at 69 deg 49'16.6' N, 27 deg 10'17.1' E. 
   Data also contain snow depth (cm) when snow cover was present. Data are in 
   tab-delimited ASCII text format, and are available via ftp.

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Metadata_Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata_Version: 9.7
DIF_Creation_Date: 2003-01-01
Last_DIF_Revision_Date: 2012-07-03
DIF_Revision_History: Removed temporal res because it was incorrect.