Search Help
Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Baikal-Amur Mainline Area, Russia
Entry ID: GGD301

[ Get Data ]

Abstract: 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, and active layer depth. Data were collected during 1964-65, 1969, 1971-72, 1974-78, 1980-84, and 1987-88. The data set includes engineering-geocryological maps (1:500 to 1:2000) and geocryological sections. Data are stored at the National Geocryological Fund, Moscow, under the following Archive Numbers: 12958(10733); 12652; 12249; 12651; 8717; 11168(8080); 11115; 15087; 16753; 16562; 12933(10793); 13623; 13190(11182); 14046; 14286; 14503; 15442; and 15087. This data set is at risk of being lost.
Related URL
Description: Get External Data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 58.83   S: 52.5   E: 129.0   W: 113.83

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Mark A. Minkin and Eduard A. Marov
Dataset Title: Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Baikal-Amur Mainline Area, Russia
Dataset Series Name: GGD301
Dataset Release Date: 2003-05-14
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1964-01-01
Stop Date: 1988-12-31
Data Center
Frozen Ground Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
View entire list
Distribution Format: Paper
Phone: 7-095 158 0832
Fax: 7-095 158-0832
Email: fund at
Contact Address:
State Design and Investigation Institute Fundamentproekt
Design and investigation in the North
Volokolamskoye Shosse, 1
City: Moscow
Postal Code: 125993
Country: Russia
View entire list
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-05-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18