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Data Set ID:
GGD642

Annual Thaw Depths in Illisarvik, Northwest Territories, Version 1

Thaw-depth data were collected annually in August from 21 August 1979 to 18 August 1999, from 400-m, 600-m, and tundra transects at Illisarvik lake, Richards Island, Northwest Territories, Canada. Coordinates are 69 deg 30 min N, 134 deg 32 min W. Data are in tab-delimited ASCII text format, and are available via FTP.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 69.5, S: 69.5, E: 134.5333, W: 134.5333

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 21 August 1979 to 18 August 1999
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Frozen Ground > Active Layer
  • Snow/Ice > Freeze/Thaw
  • Frozen Ground > Seasonally Frozen Ground
Platform(s) Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s): Not specified
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Chris Burns

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.

Burn, C. 2003. Annual Thaw Depths in Illisarvik, Northwest Territories, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. [Date Accessed].
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