Maps of Geocryological Regions and Classifications in China
Entry ID: GGD603

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Summary
Abstract: This data set includes digital versions of 'The Map of Geocryological Regionalization and Classification in China' from Geocryology in China by Y. Zhou, D. Guo, G. Qiu, G. Cheng, and S. Li. Included are ESRI Shapefiles of meterological stations, permafrost regions, and classification of frozen ground, and binary arrays of 25 km EASE-Gridded permafrost regions and classifications. The maps ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 53.48   S: 18.19   E: 135.09   W: 73.45

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Qiu, G., Y. Zhou, D. Guo, and Y. Wang
Dataset Title: Maps of Geocryological Regions and Classifications in China
Dataset Release Date: 2002-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/ggd603.html
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: ESRI Shapefiles

Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: Binary
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Chinese Academy of Science
Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute
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Publications/References
Zhou, Y., D. Guo, G. Qiu, G. Cheng, and S. Li. 2000. 'The Map of Geocryological Regionalization and Classification in China, in Geocryology in China, Beijing: Science Press. (in Chinese)

Zhang, T. 2001. 'Book Review of Geocryology in China' in Permafrost and Periglacial Processes. 12: 315-322.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-08-01
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