[Parameters: Topic='LAND SURFACE', Term='FROZEN GROUND', Variable_Level_1='SEASONALLY FROZEN GROUND']
Annual Thaw Depths in Illisarvik, Northwest TerritoriesEntry ID: GGD642
Abstract: 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.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Burn, C.
Dataset Title: Annual Thaw Depths in Illisarvik, Northwest Territories
Dataset Series Name: GGD642
Dataset Release Date: 2003-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/GGD642
Start Date: 1979-08-21Stop Date: 1999-08-18
Email: crburn at ccs.carleton.ca
1125 Colonel by Drive
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1S 5B6
Burns, C. 2003. 'About Illisarvik.' The Illisarvik Bibliography. http://www.nwtresearch.com/illisarvik/about.asp. Accessed 12 May 2003. Mackay, J., and C. Burns. 2002. The first 20 years (1978/79 to 1998/99) of ice-wedge growth at the Illisarvik experimental drained lake site, western Arctic coast, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 39: 95-111. Mackay, J.R. 1982. Active layer growth, Illisarvik experimental drained lake site, Richards Island, Northwest Territories. In Current Research, Part A, Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 82-1A, pp. 123-126.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27