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Data Set ID:
GGD632

Active-Layer and Permafrost Temperatures, Soendre Stroemfjord, Greenland, Version 1

This data set contains active-layer and permafrost temperatures from two stations in Soendre Stroemfjord, Greenland. Snow depth and snow extent were also recorded. Thermometers at Station A (67 deg N, 50.8 deg W, 50 m asl) recorded temperatures once a day from September 1967 to February 1976. Thermometers at Station B (67 deg N, 50.8 deg W, 38 m asl) recorded temperatures once a day from September 1967 to August 1970; however, only bi-weekly averages are given for Station B. Data are in tab-delimited ASCII text format and are available via FTP.

Geographic Coverage

Parameter(s):
  • Frozen Ground > Active Layer
  • Frozen Ground > Soil Temperature
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 67, S: 67, E: 50.8, W: 50.8

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 15 September 1967 to 15 February 1976
  • 6 September 1967 to 18 August 1970
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Platform(s) Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Hasse Hauch, Ole B. Olesen, Hanne Christiansen
Data Citation

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Olesen, O.B., H.H. Christiansen, and H. Hauch 2003. Active-Layer and Permafrost Temperatures, Soendre Stroemfjord, Greenland, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Copenhagen, Denmark. Greenlandic Geological Survey, GEUS. [Date Accessed].
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