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1. Boreholes and temperature logs from the Tibetan Plateau and Northeast China [GGD700]
Four groups of borehole data from the Qinghai-Xizang (Tibet) Plateau are presented. 1) Boreholes at three sites, with sand surface, natural surface, and near a sand dune, at 66 Road Station - 1994 ...


2. Geocryology and Geocryological Zonation of Mongolia [GGD648]
The map of Geocryology and Geocryological Zonation of Mongolia was derived from the National Atlas of Mongolia (Sodnom and Yanshin, 1990). The data set depicts the distribution and general properties ...


3. Seasonal and annual dynamics of frozen ground, central highland of Iceland [GGD9]
This dataset documents a nine-year study to investigate the seasonal and annual dynamics of frozen ground and explore the relationship with environmental factors. The presence/absence of frozen ground ...


4. Borehole and environmental protection descriptive and numerical data, Yamal Peninsula, Russia [GGD402]
This database of selected borehole records from the Yamal Peninsula, Russia, contains environmental descriptions (textual and numerical) of the units on the index map, and relevant borehole data. ...


5. Canadian Geothermal Data Collection: Deep permafrost temperatures and thickness of permafrost [GGD503]
Precision temperature measurements have been made in some 150 deep wells and holes drilled in the course of natural resource exploration in the permafrost regions of Northern Canada. In most cases, ...


6. Catalog of boreholes from Russia and Mongolia [GGD316]
This catalog of boreholes from across Russia and Mongolia includes those published in papers and monographs as well as other literature of limited circulation. The 122 boreholes were used to derive ...


7. Rock glaciers Gruben, Muragl and Murtel, Switzerland: Area-wide flow fields [GGD293]
Besides their thermal and mechanical properties, rock glaciers are essentially defined by their kinematics. Knowledge of the permafrost flow field provides important information about the origin, ...


8. Rock glaciers, Disko Island, Greenland [GGD283]
Disko Island (8600 km2) is situated west of central mainland Greenland. The island is part of the Tertiary volcanic province of West Greenland and is mainly made up by lavas. The landscape is a plateau ...


9. Rock glaciers, Western Andes, Chile [GGD282]
The research area is located along a transect from 18 deg S to 29 deg S in the Chilean Altiplano, the western part of the high intramontane plateau in the Central Andes. This region is located in ...


10. Active layer and permafrost properties, including snow depth, soil temperature, and soil moisture, Barrow, Alaska [GGD222]
This data set contains soil temperature, soil moisture, thaw depth, and snow depth data collected at test sites near Barrow, Alaska, during the following years. Soil temperature data - 1963-1966, ...


11. Borehole locations and permafrost depths, Alaska, USA [GGD223]
The methods utilized by the U.S. Geological Survey to measure subsurface temperatures have evolved considerably over the years. Although some of the early measurements were obtained using thermistor ...


12. Rock glaciers, Central Andes, Argentina [GGD280]
Primary rock glaciers are fed by avalanche chutes. At the El Salto rock glacier, surveys have been undertaken in order to determine the creep rate. Between 1981 and 1986 temperatures at elevations ...


13. Rock glaciers, Lombardy, Italy [GGD22]
Lombardia is one of the administrative regions into which Italy is divided. The more eastern part of Italian sector of the Lepontine Alps and a large part of the Rhaetian Alps are located in this ...


14. Circumpolar Active-Layer Permafrost System (CAPS) [G01175]
The Circumpolar Active-Layer Permafrost System (CAPS) CD-ROM contains data sets and information products pertaining to permafrost and frozen ground topics. CAPS was originally compiled by the International ...


15. Soil and Air temperature, Soil Water and Ice Content, Kangiqsualujjuaq (George River), Quebec, Canada [ggd453]
This data set includes meteorological measurements at a permafrost mound at Kangiqsualujjuaq (George River), Quebec, Canada. Parameters include ground temperature, air temperature, soil moisture, ...


16. Active Layer Measurements in Tanana Flats, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA [ggd240]
This data set consists of active layer thickness from forested uplands (islands and benches) bordering the interconnected wetlands of Tanana Flats, near Fairbanks, Alaska. CRREL permafrost cores were ...


17. Active Layer and Permafrost Thickness, Soil Properties, and Periglacial Processes in the Gijiga Lowland, Russia [ggd307]
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 ...


18. Permafrost and Gas Hydrates as Possible Sources of Methane, Alaska, USA [ggd235]
This project measured the amount of methane present in shallow permafrost and gas hydrate near Fairbanks, Alaska, to evaluate the role of permafrost and gas hydrate as possible sources of atmospheric ...


19. Borehole Temperatures, Permafrost Thickness, and Water Content, Magadan City, Russia [ggd298]
This study investigated periglacial processes in the area around Magadan City, Russia. Polygons containing observation sites were established in both natural and disturbed conditions. Permafrost temperature, ...


20. Continuous and Discontinuous Permafrost in Central Asia/Mongolia [ggd28]
This data set consists of permafrost measurements taken in Central Asia and Mongolia during the summer seasons of 1974, 1977, and 1978. The study regions have a cold continental climate that is favorable ...


21. Engineering-geocryological Investigations, Urengoy gasfield, Western Siberia, Russia [ggd192]
This data set consists of data from approximately 1,200 engineering-geocryological boreholes, of approximate 12 m depth. The following parameters are collected for each borehole: ground type, cryotextures, ...


22. Geological and Geophysical Analyses of Permafrost and Groundwater Conditions, Fort Wainright, Alaska, USA [ggd236]
This study used ground-penetrating radar to map groundwater (sub- and supra-permafrost) and bedrock and permafrost constraints to water flow at Fort Wainright, Alaska. Active layer parameters, depth ...


23. Micrometeorology, soil temperatures (PermaAntarctica), Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands [ggd205]
This data set consists of micrometeorological tower data from Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands (periantarctic). Parameters include summer heat flux balance, soil heat flux, and active ...


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