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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.

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Temporal Coverage:
  • 1979-08-21 to 1999-08-18
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
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Sensor(s): Not specified
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 69.5, S: 69.5, E: 134.5333, W: 134.5333

Spatial Resolution:
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  • Frozen Ground > Active Layer
  • Snow/Ice > Freeze/Thaw
  • Frozen Ground > Seasonally Frozen Ground
Data Format(s):
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Data Contributor(s): Chris Burns

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.

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.
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