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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

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
Parameter(s):
  • Frozen Ground > Active Layer
  • Frozen Ground > Soil Temperature
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
Platform(s) Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Hasse Hauch, Ole B. Olesen, Hanne Christiansen

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.

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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