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Permafrost monitoring and prediction in Southern Carpathians, Romania
Entry ID: GGD30

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Abstract: This study monitored the summer temperatures (July and August) of the springs at the base of the rock glaciers' fronts and talus cones of Fagaras and Retezat Mountains. These water measurements have been made since 1986. BTS (bottom temperature of snow) measurements were made in the same areas during the second and third weeks of February since 1992. Data are presented on the CAPS Version 1.0 CD-ROM, June 1998.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.68   S: 45.28   E: 25.05   W: 22.72

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Urdea, P
Dataset Title: Permafrost monitoring and prediction in Southern Carpathians, Romania
Dataset Series Name: GGD30
Dataset Release Date: 1998-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31
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
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Phone: 40-56-190377
Fax: 40-56-190333
Email: aardelean at
Contact Address:
University of Timisoara
Department of Geography
Str. Pestalozzi 16
City: Timisoara
Postal Code: 1900
Country: Romania
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18