Boreholes and temperature logs from the Tibetan Plateau and Northeast China

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Entry ID

GGD700

Summary

Four groups of borehole data from the Qinghai-Xizang (Tibet) Plateau are presented. 1) Boreholes at three sites, with sand surface, natural surface, and near a sand dune, at 66 Road Station - 1994 and 1995 measurements to about 17 meters. 2) Borehole temperatures at Borehole CK123 - 1979, 1984, 1994 measurements to 60 meters. 3) Borehole temperatures at five sites in Fenghuoshan Station area - 1962, 1967, 1980, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1995 measurements to 35 meters. 4) Boreholes at Xidatan-Kunlun Pass area - 1994 and 1995 measurements to 17.5 meters; 1994 and 1995 measurements to 25 meters; and 1975, 1976, 1979, 1985, 1989, 1994 and 1995 to 30 meters. Data provided by Wang Shaoling and Cheng Guodong, Lanzhou Institute of Glaciology and Geocryology. Some of these data are presented on the CAPS Version 1.0 CD-ROM, June 1998.

Data Set Citation

Dataset Creator: Wang, S. and G. Cheng
Dataset Title: Boreholes and temperature logs from the Tibetan Plateau and Northeast China
Dataset Release Date: 2002-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd700.html

Temporal Coverage

Start Date: 1962-08-31
Stop Date: 1995-06-15

Location Keywords

  • CONTINENT ASIA EASTERN ASIA CHINA TIBETAN PLATEAU AND NORTHEAST CHINA

Science Keywords

  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Permafrost
  • Cryosphere Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Permafrost
  • Land Surface Frozen Ground Soil Temperature

Ancillary Keywords

  • Boreholes
  • Permafrost Properties
  • Permafrost Temperature
  • Soil Temperature
  • Thermal Properties

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

Distribution

Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)

Personnel

Shaoling Wang
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 86-931-8848153
Fax: 86-931-8885241
Email: ggcheng@bepc2.ihep.ac.cn
Contact Address:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Lanzhou Institute of Glaciology and Geocryology
  • No 174 Donggang West Road

City: Lanzhou
Province or State: Gansu Province
Postal Code: 730000
Country: P.R. China

Guodong Cheng
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 86-931-884 8153
Fax: 86-931-888 5241
Email: ggcheng@bepc2.ihep.ac.cn
Contact Address:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Lanzhou Institute of Glaciology and Geocryology
  • No 174 Donggang West Road

City: Lanzhou
Province or State: Gansu Province
Postal Code: 730000
Country: P.R. China

Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 2002-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-08-30

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