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Catalog of boreholes from Russia and Mongolia
Entry ID: GGD316

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Abstract: This catalog of boreholes from across Russia and Mongolia includes those published in papers and monographs as well as other literature of limited circulation. The 122 boreholes were used to derive a characterization of the Russian territory according to eight geocryological regions. Five boreholes are included for Mongolia. Data from these boreholes were used in the generation of the ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 75.58   S: 46.8   E: 178.68   W: 53.38

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Melnikov, E.S
Dataset Title: Catalog of boreholes from Russia and Mongolia
Dataset Series Name: GGD316
Dataset Release Date: 1998-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1980-01-01
Stop Date: 1993-12-31
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Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
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National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Phone: 7-095-135-9828
Fax: 7-095-135-6582
Email: emelnikov at
Contact Address:
Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch
Laboratory of Geocryological Prediction and Informatics of Earth Cryosphere Inst
Vavilov Str. 30/6-74a
City: Moscow
Postal Code: GSP-1, 119
Country: Russia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18