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Data Set ID:
GGD307

Active Layer and Permafrost Thickness, Soil Properties, and Periglacial Processes in the Gijiga Lowland, Russia, Version 1

This data set includes measurements of ground temperature, active-layer and permafrost thickness, and soil properties in the Gijiga Lowland, Russia. Massive ground ice and periglacial processes are also described. Data were collected during 1959-62, 1968, 1973, 1976, and 1980-1984.

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 63.2, S: 59.85, E: 162, W: 156

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Temporal Coverage
  • 1 January 1959 to 31 December 1984
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Frozen Ground > Active Layer
  • Frozen Ground > Ground Ice
  • Frozen Ground > Periglacial Processes
  • Soils > Permafrost
  • Frozen Ground > Permafrost
  • Snow/Ice > Permafrost
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
Platform(s):
GROUND STATIONS, GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • Paper
Version:
V1
Data Contributor(s): V.M. Mikhailov, I.V. Geroy

Data Citation

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I.V. Geroy and V.M. Mikhailov 2004. Active Layer and Permafrost Thickness, Soil Properties, and Periglacial Processes in the Gijiga Lowland, Russia, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. [Date Accessed].
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