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1. Biochemical and biological activity of soils from a penguin colony at Cape Bird and soil description, classification and measurements of water content, soil temperature and depth to frozen ground [K024_1981_1984_NZ_1]
The biochemical and biological activity of the soils of the Adelie penguin colonies at Cape Bird was studied over two seasons. Biochemical markers of decomposition of penguin guano were studied by ...


2. Plant Root Characteristics and Dynamics in Arctic Tundra Ecosystems, 1960-2012 [Plant_Root_Characteristics_Dynamics_Arctic_Tundra_Ecosystems_1960-2012]
Plant roots play a critical role in ecosystem function in arctic tundra, but root dynamics in these ecosystems are poorly understood. To address this knowledge gap, we synthesized available literature ...


3. Pre-ABoVE: Active Layer Thickness and Soil Water Content, Barrow, Alaska, 2013 [ALT_GPR_Barrow_1355_1]
This data set provides estimates of Active Layer Thickness (ALT) determined with ground-based measurements, and calculated soil volumetric water content (VWC) at four selected sites around Barrow, ...


4. Pre-ABoVE: Arctic Vegetation Plots, Northern NWT and YT, Canada, 1965-1966 [Canadian_West_Arctic_Veg_Plots_1543_1]
This data set provides vegetation, soil, and plot characteristics for 154 study plots located at three sites across the Richardson Mountains, Northwest Territories (NWT), and the British Mountains, ...


5. Pre-ABoVE: Ground-penetrating Radar Measurements of ALT on the Alaska North Slope [ReSALT_ALT_GPR_1265_1]
This data set includes estimates of permafrost Active Layer Thickness (ALT; cm), and calculated uncertainties, derived using a ground-penetrating radar (GPR) system in the field in August 2014 near ...


6. BOREAS TE-20 Soils Data over the NSA-MSA and Tower Sites in Raster Format [BOREAS_SOILT20R_357_1]
Gridded from vector layers of soil maps received from Dr. Hugo Veldhuis, who did the original mapping in the field during 1994.The vector layers were gridded into raster files that cover the NSA-MSA ...


7. BOREAS TE-20 Soils Data over the NSA-MSA and Tower Sites in Vector Format [BOREAS_SOILT20V_533_1]
Vector layers of soil maps. The vector layers were converted to ARC/INFO EXPORT files. These data cover 1-km diameters around each of the NSA tower sites and another layer covers the NSA-MSA.


8. BOREAS TGB-12 Soil Carbon and Flux Data of NSA-MSA in Raster Format [BOREAS_TGB12CFD_517_1]
This data set contains (1) estimates of soil carbon stocks by horizon based on soil survey data and analyses of data from individual soil profiles; (2) estimates of soil carbon fluxes based on stocks, ...


9. Lund-Potsdam-Jena Wetland Hydrology and Methane DGV Model (LPJ-WHyMe v1.3.1) [LPJ-WHYME_v1-3-1_1150_1]
This model product provides the Fortran 77 source code for the Lund-Potsdam-Jena (LPJ) Wetland Hydrology and Methane Dynamic Global Vegetation Model (LPJ-WHyMe v1.3.1), auxiliary C++ routines, ASCII ...


10. Northern and Mid-Latitude Soil Database, Version 1, R1 [global_soil_mid-lat_705_2]
The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, the Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences, the University of Copenhagen Institute of Geography, the European Soil Bureau, the ...


11. Annual Thaw Depths and Water Depths in Tanana Flats, Alaska, Version 1 [GGD623_1]
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. Canadian Geothermal Data Collection: Deep permafrost temperatures and thickness of permafrost, Version 1 [GGD503_1]
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, ...


13. Daily Soil Temperature and Meteorological Data for Sites at Toolik Lake Alaska, Version 1 [GGD906_1]
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 ...


14. Global Annual Freezing and Thawing Indices, Version 1 [NSIDC-0063_1]
The total annual freezing and thawing indices are defined as the cumulative number of degree-days when air temperatures are below and above zero degrees Celsius. The total annual freezing index has ...


15. Soil Organic Carbon Degradation in Low Temperature Soil Incubations from Flat- and High-Centered Polygons, Barrow, Alaska, 2012-2013 [NGEE_Soil_Organic_Carbon_Degradation_Flat_High_Centered_1]
This dataset provides information about organic acids accumulation and ferrous ion concentrations during soil incubations at controlled temperature. Soil cores were collected in 2012 and 2013 from ...


16. Modeling the spatio-temporal variability in subsurface thermal regimes across a low-relief polygonal tundra landscape: Modeling Archive [NGEE_Model_spatio_temporal_variability_1]
This Modeling Archive is in support of an NGEE Arctic discussion paper under review and available at http://www.the-cryosphere-discuss.net/tc-2016-29/. Vast carbon stocks stored in permafrost soils ...


17. 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, ...


18. NASA Land Information System (LIS) Data Sets [NASA_LIS_DATA]
The Land Information System (LIS) provides collection of sample data for demonstration of LIS code. The original source of each data set is given whenever possible. LIS does not endorse the validity, ...


19. National Permafrost Database in Canada [Canada_GSC_NationalPermafrostDB]
The National Permafrost Database contains data on permafrost thermal regime, permafrost thickness and active layer characteristics in Canada. The data has been measured and/or compiled by the GSC ...


20. National Soil Database - Soil Landscapes of Canada [CANEMRCCRSGSLMC]
Contents: - a complete project/pedigree file - standard coverage for the soil theme - the PAT (Polygon Attribute File) for the soil theme is extended to include the link ...


21. Numerical simulatio data and future prediction data for the permafrost environment change, 2012 [KPDC_NSDFPD_PEC_2012]
Investigation of the feedback between vegetation and climate in permafrost regions


22. SEARCH: Quantifying Arctic Change/The Unaami Data Collection [SEARCH]
The Unaami Data Collection is a carefully selected, diverse set of over 85 multi-disciplinary time series which represent, pan-Arctic change over the last 25 years, including fisheries, biological, ...


23. Short term climate measurements and permafrost and soil moisture content of coastal mountain zones: Coombs Hills, Convoy Range and Asgard Range [K150_1994_1995_NZ_1]
Permafrost and soil moisture properties were measured at 15 sites in the Coombs Hills and Northwind Glacier and from 2 additional sites in the Asgard Range and the lower Barwick Valley to determine ...


24. Soil Moisture Characteristic Curves, Barrow, Alaska, 2016 [Soil_Moisture_Characteristic_Curves_Barrow_Alaska_2016]
This dataset includes soil moisture characteristic curves for soil and permafrost collected in frozen cores from the Barrow Environmental Observatory.


25. Soil Water Characteristics of Cores from Low- and High-Centered Polygons, Barrow, Alaska, 2012 [Soil_Water_Char_Cores_Low_High_Centered_Polygons_Barrow_Alaska_2012]
This dataset includes soil water characteristic curves for soil and permafrost in two representative frozen cores collected from a high-center polygon (HCP) and a low-center polygon (LCP) from the ...


26. Soil studies of the Ross Sea Region 1959-2009 [K150_1959_2009_NZ_1]
Antarctic soils have been investigated in the Ross Sea Region for 50 years. The cumulative studies have resulted in a large literature base of knowledge on various subjects on the soils from various ...


27. Soils Description and Salt Content in Taylor Valley, Antarctica [sletten_0541054]
The is a summary of soils sampled in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. The soils are described and analyzed for salt content and texture. Some soils are dated by OSL.


28. Subsurface Temperature, Moisture, Thermal Conductivity and Heat Flux, Barrow, Area A, B, C, D [Subsurface_Temp_Moisture_Thermal_Conductivity_Heat_Flux_Barrow_Area_A_B_C_D]
Subsurface temperature data are being collected along a transect from the center of the polygon through the trough (and to the center of the adjacent polygon for Area D). Each transect has five 1.5m ...


29. The Permafrost in the Antarctic Peninsula [IAA_PREDIF_OO1]
Since 1990, the joint Argentine (Instituto Antarctico Argentino, IAA), Japanese (Institute of Low Temperature Science, ILTS), and, recently, Italian (Third University of Rome) group "Criologia" has ...


30. The Permafrost in the Antarctic Peninsula - CDA_AR_GEO_PREDIF_PERMFROS_DATA [CDA_AR_GEO_PREDIF_PERMFROS_DATA]
Since 1990, the joint Argentine (Instituto Antarctico Argentino, IAA), Japanese (Institute of Low Temperature Science, ILTS), and, recently, Italian (Third University of Rome) group "Criologia" has ...


31. 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 ...


32. 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 ...


33. Analysis Products on Soil and Soil Types [NRCS_NRI_SotL_SOIL_TYPE]
The maps on soils and soil types show percent of land area of specific soils - Alfisols Andisols Aridisols Entisols Gelisols Histosols Inceptisols Mollisols Oxisols Spodols Ultisols Vertisols There ...


34. Analysis of soils from Marble Point contaminated with heavy metals [K150_1989_1990_NZ_2]
The fate of pollutants in Antarctic soils - to what extent soluble and insoluble materials move through, out of, or become fixed in soils, was investigated. Soil samples from a number of sites at ...


35. CO2 and CH4 Production and CH4 Oxidation in Low Temperature Soil Incubations from Flat- and High-Centered Polygons, Barrow, Alaska, 2012 [CO2_CH4_Production_CH4_Oxidation_Low_Temperature_Soil_Incubations_Flat_High_Cen]
The dataset consists of respiration and methane production rates and methane oxidation potential obtained from soil microcosm studies carried out under controlled temperature and incubation conditions. ...


36. CO2 and CH4 Production in Low-Temperature Soil Incubations from Low and High Centered Polygons, Barrow, Alaska, 2012-2013 [CO2_CH4_Production_Low-Temperature_Soil_Incubations_Low_Hig_Centered_Polygons_B]
The dataset consists of respiration and methane production rates obtained from soil microcosm studies carried out under controlled temperature and incubation conditions. Soils represent the low- and ...


37. CONUS Soil Database for the Conterminous United States [PSU_CONUS_SOIL]
CONUS-SOIL is a multi-layer soil characteristics data set for the conterminous United States which has been specifically designed for regional and continental-scale climate, hydrology, and ecosystem ...


38. CRYSYS Frozen Ground Research, Canada [Canada_CRYSYS_FrozenGrResearch]
The frozen ground research focuses on the development of new means for mapping/monitoring seasonally and perennially frozen ground (permafrost), and associated features (e.g. ...


39. Canadian Permafrost Thickness [Canada_GSC_PermafrostThick]
Observations on the depth to the base of permafrost across Canada (Geological Survey of Canada Project 870023) from geothermal and geophysical records. Working file contains confidential information.This ...


40. 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 ...


41. Coincident Above- and Below-ground Autonomous Monitoring to Quantify Co-variability in Permafrost, Soil and Vegetation Properties in Arctic Tundra: Supporting Data [Coincident_Above_Below_Autonomous_Monitoring]
The dataset contains measurements obtained through electrical resistivity tomography (ERT) to monitor soil properties, pole-mounted optical cameras to monitor vegetation dynamics, point probes to ...


42. 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 ...


43. 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 ...


44. 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.


45. 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 ...


46. 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.


47. 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.


48. 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.


49. Digital Soil Information for England and Wales [LandIS]
The National Soil Resources Institute incorporates the former Soil Survey and Land Research Centre and as a result maintains all the published and unpublished paper soil reports and maps for England ...


50. 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 ...


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