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1. Inventory of Candidate Boreholes database [GTN-P_boreholes]
The Global Terrestrial Network for Permafrost (GTN-P) was initiated by the International Permafrost Association (IPA) to organize and manage ...


2. ANTARCTIC PERMAFROST AND CLIMATE CHANGE-PICTO 36155-2005 [CDA_AR-ANTARCTICPERMAFROSTANDCLIMATECHANGUE-PICTO36155-2005]
ENGLISH The project is aimed at enhanced knowledge of the present morphology and structure of Antarctic permafrost and the interpretation of the permafrost evolution and the cryogenic processes and ...


3. 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 ...


4. 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 ...


5. Active layer and borehole temperatures from La Foppa rock glaciers, Val Vallaccia, Central Italian Alps [GGD294]
The La Foppa site is a glacial cirque located in the upper part of the Val Vallaccia, near Livigno, in the Italian Central Alps. The La Foppa cirque is characterized by five rock glaciers, of which ...


6. Active layer physical processes at Broeggerhalvoya, western Spitsbergen [GGD239]
These data have been collected from an Arctic desert site (latitude 78o57'29N, longitude 12o27'42E), Broeggerhalvoya in western Spitsbergen, 10 km NW from Ny Alesund, 45 m above sea level, 2 km ...


7. Active layer thickness and ground temperatures, Svea, Svalbard [GGD249]
Snow and soil temperature records for January 1988 - May 1996 are presented. Included are snow depth and weight measurements, snow density (calculated), active layer depth in the frost tubes, weight ...


8. Air Temperature Conditions and Climatic-Geomorphological Characteristics of James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula [CDA_AR_GEO_J.ROSS_CLIMATOLOGY]
Air temperature observations were carried out in Riscos Rink, James Ross Island during 1995 and 1996. Mean annual air temperature, and freezing and thawing indices in 1996 were -6.8 degrees C, 274 ...


9. Alaska Permafrost Drillhole Temperature Logs (PTDAK); U. Alaska Geophysical Institute [EARTH_LAND_UAK_GI_Permafrost1]
This data set (PTDAK) includes handwritten temperature logs from drill holes in permafrost. The time series consists of temperatures versus time for active layer and permafrost. Data ...


10. Analysis of soil profile samples and ice cores from Columnar Valley and Pearce Valley to determine the nature and origin of massive ground ice [K047_2002_2003_NZ_1]
To investigate the nature and origin of massive ground ice and to establish whether it has the potential to yield palaeoclimatic data, a set of shallow ice cores and samples were collected from Columnar ...


11. Annual Thaw Depths and Water Depths in Tanana Flats, Alaska [GGD623]
Thaw depths and water depths were monitored at 1 m to 2 m intervals along a 255-m transect across an area of discontinuous and degrading permafrost on the Tanana Flats south of Fairbanks, Alaska. ...


12. Arctic Circumpolar Distribution and Soil Carbon of Thermokarst Landscapes, 2015 [doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1332_1]
This data set provides the distribution of thermokarst landscapes in the boreal and tundra ecoregions within the northern circumpolar permafrost zones. This dataset provides an areal estimate of wetland, ...


13. 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, ...


14. 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 ...


15. Borehole permafrost data, Kumtor and Taragai Valleys, Tienshan, Kazakhstan [GGD499]
This dataset includes observations of the permafrost temperatures in the Inner Tien Shan were started in 1986 by Kazakhstan Alpine Permafrost Laboratory. Observations are carried out on more than ...


16. Borehole temperatures in deep wells of Western Siberia, Russia, 1960-1995 [GGD200]
This data set is a database of the permafrost and geothermal conditions of the oil and gas deposits of Western Siberia. Data were taken from 736 plots, each having from one to ten wells. The data ...


17. 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 ...


18. 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, ...


19. Characterizing rooting depth distribution and nitrogen acquisition using 15N tracer, Barrow, Alaska, 2013-2015 [Characterizing_rooting_depth]
Permafrost thaw and degradation may lead to altered thickness of the active soil layer and a changing distribution of plant-available nutrients throughout the soil, but little is known about the nutrient ...


20. Circum-Arctic Map of Permafrost and Ground-Ice Conditions [GGD318]
The Circum-Arctic permafrost and ground ice map is available via ftp in ESRI Shapefile format and Equal-Area Scalable Earth Grid (EASE-Grid) format. See the Format section for an explanation of the ...


21. Circumpolar Active-Layer Permafrost System (CAPS) [G01175]
The Circumpolar Active-Layer Permafrost System (CAPS) contains over 100 data sets pertaining to permafrost and frozen ground topics. It also contains detailed metadata records describing over 100 ...


22. Compiled Multi-Lab Geochemistry Synoptic Survey (LANL, ORNL, LBNL), Barrow, Alaska; 2012 [Compiled_Multi-Lab_Geochemistry_Synoptic_Survey_Barrow_Alaska_2012]
Polygonal ground is a signature characteristic of the Arctic, and permafrost thaw can potentially generate substantial feedbacks to Arctic ecosystems and climate. This study describes the first comprehensive ...


23. Computed Thaw Depth Data, Kuparuk Basin, Alaska, 1995 [ARCSS035]
Cumulative thawing degree-day data were computed from data collected during the 1995 field season at Kuparuk Basin, Alaska. The air temperatures (thawing degree-day sums) from the 10 ARCSS/LAII 1-km ...


24. 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 ...


25. Cryology Data at Riscos Rink, James Ross Island, Permafrost Monitoring Station [CDA_AR_CRIOLOGY_RISCOS_RINK_JRI]   PARENT METADATA
Since 1995, the "Riscos Rink" Permafrost Monitoring Automatic Recorder Station has been recording: Air temperature Soil temperature Basement temperature on the active area of permafrost ...


26. Cryology Data from Automatic Recording Stations on James Ross Island, Antarctica [CDA_AR_CRIOLOGY_DATA]   CHILD METADATA
The data includes air, soil, and basement temperatures from various automatic recording stations in Antarctica.


27. Cryology Data from Lachman Costa, James Ross Island, Permafrost Monitoing Station [CDA_AR_CRIOLOGY_LACHMAN_COSTA]   PARENT METADATA
Since 1995, the "Lachman Costa", JRI. Permafrost Monitoring Station, positioned at 8 m height, has been gathering the following data: Air temperature; Soil temperature; and Basement ...


28. Cryology Data from Lachman Hornfels, James Ross Island, Permafrost Monitoring Station [CDA_AR_CRIOLOGY_LACHMAN_HORNFEL]   PARENT METADATA
Since 2000, air, soil and basement temperatures have been recorded at specified intervals with soil and basement temperatures measured to 8 m in depth.


29. Cryology Data from Riscos Tumbledown, James Ross Island, Permafrost Monioring Station [CDA_AR_CRIO_RISCOS_TUMBLEDOWN]   PARENT METADATA
Since 2001, the Riscos Tumbledown Permafrost Monitoring Station on James Ross Island has been measuring:: - Air temperature; - Soil temperature; and - Basement temperature to 2m in depth.


30. Cryosolic pedons from Northern Canada [GGD311]
Pedons included here represent Cryosolic (permafrost-affected) soils from across the Canadian North from Baffin Island in the east, to the lower Mackenzie Valley and northern Yukon in the west, and ...


31. Cryosolic pedons from Russia and Alaska [GGD272]
U.S. pedon data on the CAPS Version 1.0 CD-ROM, June 1998, are a sample of the pedon data contained on a CD-ROM produced by the National Soil Survey Center - Soil Survey Laboratory(NSSC-SSL). The ...


32. Daily Soil Temperature and Meteorological Data for Sites at Toolik Lake Alaska [GGD906]
This data set consists of daily air, water, and soil temperature, wind speed, vapor pressure, and the sum of global radiation and unfrozen precipitation data from the Toolik Lake area of Alaska between ...


33. Data from the "MARAMBIO VOR" Permafrost Monitoring Automatic Recorder Station [CDA_AR_CRIOLOGY_MARAMBIO_VOR]   PARENT METADATA
Since 1992, "MARAMBIO VOR" Permafrost Monitoring Automatic Recorder Station has been recording: Air temperature; Soil temperature; and Basement temperature down to 10 meters in depth.


34. Data on geomorphology, neotectonics, soils, permafrost and freshwater in the Antarctic Peninsula region. [CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM]   CHILD METADATA
In English: This dataset contains registered data on studies carried out by the research group on Geology from the University Autonoma of Madrid (GEOANT). Data about geomorphology, neotectonics, ...


35. Data on geomorphology, soils and permafrost in the Antarctic Peninsula region. [CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM_Geomorphology-Soils-Permafrost]   PARENT METADATA
In English: Data on geomorphology, soils and permafrost in the Antarctic Peninsula region from projects of the research group on geology of the University Autonoma of Madrid (GEOANT). General geomorphology, ...


36. Digital Database of Permafrost Thickness in Canada [GGD620]
The Canadian permafrost thickness database includes publicly available information from published and unpublished sources for 1005 sites; 916 of these are terrestrial sites ,and 89 are marine sites. ...


37. Digital Geotechnical Database for the Mackenzie Valley/Delta Region [GGD637]
The Mackenzie Valley Geotechnical Database is a compilation of existing geological and geotechnical data for over 12,000 boreholes that extend from the arctic coast to northwestern Alberta. Additional ...


38. Effect of soil property uncertainties on permafrost thaw projections: a calibration-constrained analysis: Modeling Archive [Effect_soil_property_uncertainties_permafrost_thaw_projections_calibration_cons]
This Modeling Archive is in support of an NGEE Arctic publication available at doi:10.5194/tc-10-341-2016. This dataset contains an ensemble of thermal-hydro soil parameters including porosity, thermal ...


39. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in West Siberia, Russia [GGD303]
This project collected information on snow cover, geocryology, soil properties, and ground temperature, in western Siberia, Russia. Ground temperature was measured every 0.5 m to a depth of 3 m; every ...


40. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Baikal-Amur Mainline Area, Russia [GGD301]
This data set includes geocryological data from boreholes in the Baikal-Amur mainline area of Russia. Parameters include soil properties, ground temperature, ground water properties, geophysical properties, ...


41. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Messoyakha-Norilsk Pipeline Area, Russia [GGD305]
This data set includes geocryological data from boreholes in the Messoyakha-Norilsk Pipeline Area, Russia. Parameters include ground temperature and soil properties. Ground temperature was measured ...


42. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Northern Russia [GGD304]
This data set includes geocryological data from northwest Russia. Parameters include soil properties, ground temperature, ground water properties, and geophysical properties. Data were collected during ...


43. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Upper Kolyma and Omolon Depression, Russia [GGD299]
This data set provides description of permafrost extent, measurements of temperature regime and water inflow in mines, measurements of active-layer depth, and descriptions of periglacial processes ...


44. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Yamal Peninsula Gas Fields, Russia [GGD302]
This project collected information on snow cover, geocryology, geophysics, soil properties, ground temperature, and active layer depth in the area of the Yamal Peninsula gas fields and pipelines in ...


45. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Yamburg and Medvezhje Gas Fields, Russia [GGD306]
This data set includes geocryological data from boreholes in the in the Yamburg and Medvezhje gas fields of western Siberia, Russia. Parameters include ground temperature, active layer depth, ground ...


46. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Yana River Area, Russia [GGD300]
This data set includes active layer depth and groundwater data from boreholes in the Yana River Area, Russia. Boreholes ranged in depth from 5 to 200 m. The project also measured permafrost extent ...


47. 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, ...


48. Engineering-geocryological investigations, Zapolyarnoye gas field, Western Siberia, Russia [GGD194]
This data set includes data from approximately 400 engineering-geocryological boreholes in western Siberia (approximate depth of 12 m). The data include soil type, cryotexture, soil moisture at 0.5 ...


49. Environmental protection, management and classification of terrestrial ecosystems in the Ross Sea Region [K123_2010_2012_NZ_3]
Soil samples from a diverse range of soil types have been collected from the Wright and Victoria Valley Systems, to determine whether soil distribution patterns aid prediction of microbial abundance ...


50. GPR surveys, meteorological and hydrology data from the Joyce, Garwood and Hobbs glaciers in the McMurdo Dry Valleys to investigate glacier-permafrost interactions [K064_2008_2010_NZ_1]
The aim of this study was to develop an understanding of the interactions between glaciers and their permafrost beds that will permit models of glaciers to realistically parameterise ice motion. Improvement ...


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