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Circumpolar Active Layer Monitoring (CALM) Program Network
Entry ID: GGD313


Summary
Abstract: The CALM network includes 168 active sites in both hemispheres with 15 participating countries. This network represents the only coordinated and standardized program of observations using standard measurement protocols designed to observe and detect decadal changes in the dynamics of seasonal thawing and freezing in high-latitude soils. The Intellectual Merit of this study lies in the need for ... View entire text
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Description: Documentation
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -74.03   S: -78.52   E: 166.77   W: 160.6
Min Depth: 10 CENTIMETERS Max Depth: 1698 CENTIMETERS
  N: 81.82   S: 31.82   E: 180.0   W: -180.0
Min Depth: 2 CENTIMETERS Max Depth: 4852 CENTIMETERS

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Brown, J., K. Hinkel, and F. Nelson (comp.)
Dataset Title: Circumpolar Active Layer Monitoring (CALM) Program Network
Dataset Series Name: GGD313
Dataset Release Date: 2003-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/GGD313
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Frozen Ground Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/fgdc/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC FGDC 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: Microsoft Excel
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 513-556-3421
Email: Ken_Hinkel at compuserve.com
Contact Address:
University of Cincinnati
Department of Geography
ML131
City: Cincinnati
Province or State: OH
Postal Code: 45221-0131
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18


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