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Data Set ID:
GGD30

Permafrost monitoring and prediction in Southern Carpathians, Romania, Version 1

This study monitored the summer temperatures (July and August) of the springs at the base of the rock glaciers' fronts and talus cones of Fagaras and Retezat Mountains. These water measurements have been made since 1986. BTS (bottom temperature of snow) measurements were made in the same areas during the second and third weeks of February since 1992. Data are presented on the CAPS Version 1.0 CD-ROM, June 1998.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 45.683, S: 45.283, E: 25.05, W: 22.717

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 1986 to 31 December 1994
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Frozen Ground > Permafrost
  • Frozen Ground > Rock Glaciers
Platform(s) Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Petru Urdea

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Urdea, P 1998. Permafrost monitoring and prediction in Southern Carpathians, Romania, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. [Date Accessed].
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