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Engineering-geocryological investigations, Zapolyarnoye gas field, Western Siberia, Russia
Entry ID: GGD194

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Abstract: 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 m intervals, dry density at 0.5 - 1.0 m intervals, and temperature at each meter.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 67.0   S: 66.83   E: 80.0   W: 79.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: E. S. Melnikov
Dataset Title: Engineering-geocryological investigations, Zapolyarnoye gas field, Western Siberia, Russia
Dataset Series Name: GGD194
Dataset Release Date: 2004-10-11
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: 1981-01-01
Stop Date: 1982-12-31
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Data Center
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Data Center Personnel
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: 7-095-135-9710
Fax: 7-095-135-6582
Email: ds_drozdov at
Contact Address:
Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch
Laboratory of Geocryological Prediction and Informatics of Earth Cryosphere Inst
Vavilov Str. 30/6-83
City: Moscow
Postal Code: GSP-1, 119
Country: Russia
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Drozdov D.S. 1982. Software for database. Engineering-geocryological conditions: Geocryological prognosis for developing regions of North. Moscow, VSEGINGEO, p. 67-86.(in Russian).
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-10-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18