Boreholes and temperature logs from the Tibetan Plateau and Northeast China

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GGD700

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Originator: Wang, S. and G. Cheng
Publication Date: 20020101
Title: Boreholes and temperature logs from the Tibetan Plateau and Northeast China
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Publication Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Linkage: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd700.html

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Abstract:

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.

Purpose: scientific research

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Citation Information:

Originator: Wang, S. and G. Cheng
Publication Date: 20020101
Title: Boreholes and temperature logs from the Tibetan Plateau and Northeast China
Publication Information:
Publication Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Linkage: http://nsidc.org/data/docs/fgdc/ggd700_boreholes_china_tibet/index.html

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Beginning Date: 19620831
Ending Date: 19950615

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Progress: Complete
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West Bounding Coordinate: -180°
East Bounding Coordinate: 180°
North Bounding Coordinate: 90°
South Bounding Coordinate: -90°

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Theme Keyword Thesaurus: NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
Theme Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE Cryosphere Frozen Ground Permafrost
Theme Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE Cryosphere Frozen Ground Soil Temperature
Theme Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE Land Surface Frozen Ground Permafrost
Theme Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE Land Surface Frozen Ground Soil Temperature

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Theme Keyword Thesaurus: None
Theme Keyword: Boreholes
Theme Keyword: Permafrost Properties
Theme Keyword: Permafrost Temperature
Theme Keyword: Soil Temperature
Theme Keyword: Thermal Properties

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Place Keyword Thesaurus: NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
Place Keyword: Continent Asia Eastern Asia China Tibetan Plateau and Northeast China

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Contact Person: Shaoling Wang
Contact Organization: Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lanzhou Institute of Glaciology and Geocryology

Contact Address:

Address Type: mailing
Address:
  • No 174 Donggang West Road
City: Lanzhou
State or Province: Gansu Province
Postal Code: 730000
Country: P.R. China

Contact Voice Telephone: 86-931-8848153
Contact Facsimile Telephone: 86-931-8885241
Contact Electronic Mail Address: ggcheng@bepc2.ihep.ac.cn

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Contact Organization: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Contact Person: NSIDC User Services

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  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado
City: Boulder
State or Province: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 303 492-6199
Contact Facsimile Telephone: 1 303 492-2468
Contact Electronic Mail Address: nsidc@nsidc.org

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GGD700

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Metadata Reference Information:

Metadata Date:

20120830

Metadata Review Date:

20120830

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Contact Information:

Contact Person Primary:

Contact Person: NSIDC User Services
Contact Organization: National Snow and Ice Data Center

Contact Address:

Address Type: mailing
Address:
  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado
City: Boulder
State or Province: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 303 492-6199
Contact Facsimile Telephone: 1 303 492-2468
Contact Electronic Mail Address: nsidc@nsidc.org

Metadata Standard Name:

FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata: Extensions for Remote Sensing Metadata

Metadata Standard Version:

FGDC-STD-012-2002

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