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Active Layer Monitoring, Arctic and Subarctic Canada, Version 6
Entry ID: GGD353_6


Summary
Abstract: This project involves measuring regional and site variability in maximum annual active layer development and vertical surface movement over permafrost, and monitoring sites over time in order to observe trends. The project records maximum thaw penetration, maximum heave and subsidence, late season snow depths, current depth of thaw, elevation, and soil properties. Some sites are twinned with soil- ... View entire text

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Description: Direct download, with optional registration page.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 69.72   S: 61.88   E: -121.6   W: -134.95

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Active Layer Monitoring, Arctic and Subarctic Canada, Version 6
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 6
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-01-01
Stop Date: 2007-12-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
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Personnel
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-05-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16


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