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ABoVE: Permafrost Measurements and Distribution Across the Y-K Delta, Alaska, 2016
Entry ID: Permafrost_Thaw_Depth_YK_1598_1


Summary
Abstract: This dataset provides field observations of thaw depth and dominant vegetation types, a LiDAR-derived elevation map, and permafrost distribution and probability maps for an area on the coastal plain of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta (YKD), in western Alaska, USA. Field data were collected during July 8-17, 2016 to parameterize and to validate the derived permafrost maps. The YKD is in the sporadic to ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 61.29   S: 61.17   E: -165.03   W: -165.69

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Whitley, M., G. Frost, M.T. Jorgenson, M. Macander, C.V. Maio, and S.G. Winder. 2018. ABoVE: Permafrost Measurements and Distribution Across the Y-K Delta, Alaska, 2016. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1598
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-06-27
Stop Date: 2016-07-17
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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