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Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Northern Russia, Version 1

This data set includes geocryological data from northwest Russia. Parameters include soil properties, ground temperature, ground water properties, and geophysical properties. Data were collected during 1967, 1970, 1972, 1976-77, and 1987-88. Results are presented in tables and schematic maps (scale 1:1000 to 1:2000). Data are stored at the National Geocryological Fund, Moscow, under the following Archive Numbers: 11366 (8354); 11298 (8147); 11297 (8145, 8329); 16913; 11311, 6732, 10776, 11085, 16374; 10608; 12231; 11285; 11437(8421); 11504(8528); 7354; and 10606. This data set is at risk of being lost.

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Temporal Coverage:
  • 1967-01-01 to 1988-12-31
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 68, S: 64, E: 67.5, W: 55

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
  • Frozen Ground > Active Layer
  • Frozen Ground > Ground Ice
  • Frozen Ground > Periglacial Processes
  • Frozen Ground > Permafrost
  • Snow/Ice > Permafrost
  • Soils > Permafrost
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
Data Format(s):
  • Paper
Data Contributor(s): Eduard A. Marov, Mark A. Minkin

We kindly request that you cite the use of this data set in a publication using the following citation. For more information, see Use and Copyright.

Mark A. Minkin and Eduard A. Marov 2004. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Northern Russia, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center.
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