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Rock glaciers, Central Andes, Argentina, Version 1
Entry ID: GGD280_1


Summary
Abstract: Primary rock glaciers are fed by avalanche chutes. At the El Salto rock glacier, surveys have been undertaken in order to determine the creep rate. Between 1981 and 1986 temperatures at elevations between 3500 and 3600 m were measured in the active layer to a depth of 1 m with a multipoint temperature recorder (Grant). On the basis of these measurement Buk (1983) determined that the permafrost ... View entire text

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -32.9   S: -32.98   E: -69.25   W: -69.45

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Rock glaciers, Central Andes, Argentina, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1980-01-01
Stop Date: 1993-12-31
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

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Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16


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