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Borehole permafrost data, Kumtor and Taragai Valleys, Tienshan, Kazakhstan, Version 1
Entry ID: GGD499_1


Summary
Abstract: This dataset includes observations of the permafrost temperatures in the Inner Tien Shan were started in 1986 by Kazakhstan Alpine Permafrost Laboratory. Observations are carried out on more than 40 boreholes, at altitudes between 3300-4200 m. The depths of the boreholes vary from 30 to 600 m. The boreholes are located in both loose (moraines) sediments and bedrock. Several boreholes are situated ... View entire text

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 41.93   S: 41.65   E: 78.23   W: 77.82

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Borehole permafrost data, Kumtor and Taragai Valleys, Tienshan, Kazakhstan, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-12-14
Stop Date: 1992-01-17
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

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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: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16




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