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51. DMSP-F8 SSM/I Pathfinder Land Surface Products, Version 1 [NSIDC-0042_1]
The Pathfinder Program, sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), is tasked to produce long-term data sets ...


52. Daily Global Land Parameters Derived from AMSR-E and AMSR2, Version 2 [NSIDC-0451_2]
Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support ...


53. Daily Global Land Surface Parameters Derived from AMSR-E, Version 1 [NSIDC-0451_1]
Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support ...


54. Daily Soil Temperature and Meteorological Data for Sites at Toolik Lake Alaska, Version 1 [GGD906_1]
This data set consists of daily air, water, and soil temperature, wind speed, vapor pressure, and the sum of global radiation and unfrozen precipitation data from the Toolik Lake area of Alaska between ...


55. GEOSAT Radar Altimeter DEM Atlas of Antarctica North of 72.1 degrees South, Version 1 [NSIDC-0075_1]
The Antarctic atlas consists of 28 digital elevation maps which cover all of Antarctica north of 72.1 degrees south at a resolution of three kilometers. Each map contains surface elevations and coordinates ...


56. Geocryology and Geocryological Zonation of Mongolia, Version 1 [GGD648_1]
The map of Geocryology and Geocryological Zonation of Mongolia was derived from the National Atlas of Mongolia (Sodnom and Yanshin, 1990). The data set depicts the distribution and general properties ...


57. Global Annual Freezing and Thawing Indices, Version 1 [NSIDC-0063_1]
The total annual freezing and thawing indices are defined as the cumulative number of degree-days when air temperatures are below and above zero degrees Celsius. The total annual freezing index has ...


58. Greenland 5 km DEM, Ice Thickness, and Bedrock Elevation Grids, Version 1 [NSIDC-0092_1]
A Digital Elevation Model (DEM), ice thickness grid, and bedrock elevation grid of Greenland acquired as part of the PARCA program are available in ASCII text format at a 5 km grid spacing in a polar ...


59. Ground temperatures in ice-cemented ground at Linnaeus Terrace, Dry Valleys, Antarctica, Version 1 [GGD6_1]
Soil temperatures were measured with Campbell 107 soil thermistors. Thermistors were placed at 0, 17, 23 (just above the ice-cemented permafrost) and 40 cm depth. To emplace the sensors, first a soil ...


60. Ground temperatures, Liefdefjord, northwest Svalbard, Version 1 [GGD416_1]
This dataset includes ground temperature data from coarse morainal (till) soil in a tundra area, on a 2-degree slope with rapid drainage, 45 m asl, at an undisturbed site with about 10 percent vegetation ...


61. International Polar Year Historical Data and Literature, Version 1 [G02201_1]
The International Polar Year Historical Data and Literature collection (formerly known as the Discovery and Access of Historic Literature from the IPYs (DAHLI) project) is an online data collection ...


62. Inventory of Rock Glaciers along the Ghunsa Valley, Kanchanjunga Himal, Eastern Nepal, Version 1 [GGD610_1]
This dataset provides information on a number of Nepali rock glaciers distributed above 4250 m ASL along the Ghunsa valley and the Kanchanjunga glacier (originating from the summit of Mt. Kanchanjunga, ...


63. Map of Natural (Landscape) and Permafrost Zones and the Net of Soil Temperature Meteorological Stations in Russia and Middle Asian Mountains, Version 1 [GGD618_1]
This data set is a vector coverage of the Map of Natural Landscape and Permafrost Zones and the Net of Soil Temperature Meteorological Stations in Russia and Middle Asian Mountains (scale 1:4000000), ...


64. Maps of Geocryological Regions and Classifications in China, Version 1 [GGD603_1]
This data set includes digital versions of 'The Map of Geocryological Regionalization and Classification in China' from Geocryology in China by Y. Zhou, D. Guo, G. Qiu, G. Cheng, and S. Li. Included ...


65. Meteorology and soil temperatures, Hot Weather Creek, Ellesmere Island, NWT, Canada, Version 1 [GGD220_1]
The instrumentation was installed in June 1988 and was initially maintained by the Arctic Adaptation Division Canadian Climate Centre, Atmospheric Environment Service (CCC/AES) with field support ...


66. Modeled Daily Thaw Depth and Frozen Ground Depth, Version 1 [GGD619_1]
This data set contains modeled daily thaw depth and freezing depth for the Arctic terrestrial drainage basin. Thaw and freezing depths were calculated over the study area with a resolution of 25 km ...


67. Monthly Summaries of Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture at Oil Contamination Sites in Antarctica, Version 1 [GGD626_1]
To determine the effects of oil spills on soil temperature and moisture, soil climate stations were built at existing contamination sites -- Scott Base, Marble Point, Bull Pass, and nearby control ...


68. Monthly Summaries of Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture at Sites in Alaska, Version 1 [GGD624_1]
This data set contains soil temperature and soil moisture from 17 sites in Alaska. Temporal coverage varies by station; the earliest record is from September 1995, and the latest is from August 2001. ...


69. Monthly Summaries of Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture in China, Version 1 [GGD625_1]
This data set contains soil temperature and soil moisture data from nine sites in China. Temporal coverage varies by station; the earliest record is from June 1998, and the latest is from May 2002. ...


70. Monthly Summaries of Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture in Mongolia, Version 1 [GGD627_1]
This data set contains soil temperature and soil moisture data from the Delger (White Bloom) site in Mongolia. Other variables include wind speed, wind direction, relative humidity, air temperature, ...


71. Northern Circumpolar Soils Map, Version 1 [GGD602_1]
This data set consists of a circumpolar map of dominant soil characteristics, with a scale of 1:10,000,000, covering the United States, Canada, Greenland, Iceland, northern Europe, Russia, Mongolia, ...


72. Permafrost Map for Northwestern Canada (Mackenzie Region), Version 1 [GGD630_1]
The Permafrost Map for Northwestern Canada (Mackenzie Region) is a digital version of the 1:1,000,000 map produced by Heginbottom and Radburn [Heginbottom, J.A. and Radburn, L.K. (compilers) 1992. ...


73. Permafrost monitoring and prediction in Southern Carpathians, Romania, Version 1 [GGD30_1]
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 ...


74. Permafrost, palsas and frost-crack polygons, Salluit, Quebec, Canada, Version 1 [GGD418_1]
This dataset includes temperature conditions for ice-wedge cracking, Salluit, northern Quebec. Air temperature, soil temperature, wind speed and direction, July 1989 through April 1991 (not continuous ...


75. Permafrost-related micrometeorology and soil temperatures, Qingzang Plateau, China, Version 1 [GGD486_1]
These data sets include Surface Meteorological Data (D100, D105, Tanggula Pass, Wetland), Ground Temperature (D100, D105, Tanggula Pass, Wetland), Soil Moisture Data, Evaporation, and soil physical ...


76. Polar Ice Sounding and Geomagnetics, Version 1 [G00790_1]
Data addresses ice thickness and related geomagnetics generated during remote sensing flights over Antarctica and Greenland. Analog records are oscilloscope traces and snapshots of Z-mode radar echo ...


77. Rock glacier inventory, Hautes Alpes Calcaires, Switzerland, Version 1 [GGD289_1]
The Hautes Alpes Calcaires is a limestone range in the northern part of the Rhone Valley (Switzerland). It is characterized by a transitional climate between the wet Prealpes (precipitations = 1500 ...


78. Rock glacier inventory, Printse Valley, Valais, Switzerland, Version 1 [GGD291_1]
The Printse Valley is a 16-km-long north-orientated basin. The south-part (summits at 300 m asl) is glacierized. The intermediate sector, more continental, is very rich in rock glaciers. We have ...


79. Rock glacier velocities, Selwyn Mountains, Yukon and NWT, Canada, Version 1 [GGD309_1]
An average of 6 markers were surveyed on each of 15 rock glaciers, once each in 1983 and 1995 using a level (1983) and a theodolite (1995). Measurement error was on the order of 3 percent, however, ...


80. Rock glaciers Gruben, Muragl and Murtel, Switzerland: Area-wide flow fields, Version 1 [GGD293_1]
Besides their thermal and mechanical properties, rock glaciers are essentially defined by their kinematics. Knowledge of the permafrost flow field provides important information about the origin, ...


81. Rock glaciers in the Pyrenees, Spain and France, Version 1 [GGD285_1]
This study and inventory of active rock glaciers was carried out by means of the usual techniques used in the study of alpine permafrost. First, the rock glaciers were located by means of aerial photography ...


82. Rock glaciers on South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Version 1 [GGD279_1]
In the South Shetland Islands the investigators found eight active rock glaciers, no relict or fossil examples, and seven protalus ramparts. The rock glaciers are located on peninsulas and capes of ...


83. Rock glaciers, Austria, Version 1 [GGD310_1]
The Austrian Alps are part of the Eastern Alps which consist of three main mountain ranges. The Northern Alps as well as the Southern Alps are predominantly built of limestone and have poor glaciation ...


84. Rock glaciers, Bernese Alps, western Switzerland, Version 1 [GGD286_1]
This inventory has been established from the results of the interpretation of aerial photographs and field work between 1992 and 1994. The area investigated covers the entire Bernese Alps (western ...


85. Rock glaciers, Central Andes, Argentina, Version 1 [GGD280_1]
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 ...


86. Rock glaciers, Disko Island, Greenland, Version 1 [GGD283_1]
Disko Island (8600 km2) is situated west of central mainland Greenland. The island is part of the Tertiary volcanic province of West Greenland and is mainly made up by lavas. The landscape is a plateau ...


87. Rock glaciers, Entremont, Valais, Switzerland, Version 1 [GGD290_1]
The Entremont area is 300 square km wide and located in the western part of the Swiss Alps between the Mont-Blanc Massif and the Valaisian Alps, slightly north of the main crest of the alpine range. ...


88. Rock glaciers, Fletschhorn Area, Valais, Switzerland, Version 1 [GGD287_1]
This data set contains a total amount of 74 rock glaciers which were investigated in the Fletschhorn Area in the southern Swiss Alps during the summer of 1995. The thorough investigation included ...


89. Rock glaciers, Lombardy, Italy, Version 1 [GGD22_1]
Lombardia is one of the administrative regions into which Italy is divided. The more eastern part of Italian sector of the Lepontine Alps and a large part of the Rhaetian Alps are located in this ...


90. Rock glaciers, Prealps, Vaud, Switzerland, Version 1 [GGD292_1]
The investigated area forms part of the western lobe of the Prealps (Swiss Prealps). The 25 identified fossil rock glaciers are found mainly in the Prealpes medianes rigides Nappe and the Niesen Nappe, ...


91. Rock glaciers, Upper Engadin, Switzerland, Version 1 [GGD288_1]
The investigated region is called Upper Engadin and is situated in the Eastern part of the Swiss Alps. The area is characterized by a high situated valley floor with an average altitude of 1700 m ...


92. Rock glaciers, Western Andes, Chile, Version 1 [GGD282_1]
The research area is located along a transect from 18 deg S to 29 deg S in the Chilean Altiplano, the western part of the high intramontane plateau in the Central Andes. This region is located in ...


93. Rock glaciers, Zailiysiky Range, Kungei Ranges, Tienshan, Kazakhstan, Version 1 [GGD501_1]
The Zailiyskiy Alatau is the northernmost parallel latitudinal ranges of the Northern Tien Shan. The highest point of this range is the Talgar peak (4973 m a.s.l.). The central part of the range is ...


94. Rock-Ice Feature Inventory for the Sierra Nevada, California, USA, Version 1 [GGD652_1]
The Sierra Nevada is a tectonic uplift mountain range with a gradual gain in elevation on the west side and a steep escarpment on the east. Most of the mapped locations are east of the Sierran crest. ...


95. SMEX02 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) Station 2031, Ames, Iowa, Version 1 [NSIDC-0142_1]
This data set provides data from various sensors on the Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) station number 2031, located near Ames, Iowa, USA.


96. SMEX02 Soil Moisture and Temperature Profiles, Walnut Creek, Iowa, Version 1 [NSIDC-0185_1]
This data set contains rainfall, soil moisture, and soil temperature data collected for the Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02).


97. SMEX03 Little River Micronet Soil Moisture Data: Georgia, Version 1 [NSIDC-0329_1]
Data for this study were collected from the Little River Watershed (LRW) Micronet regional study areas of southeastern Georgia, US using in situ soil moisture sensors at depths of 2, 8, and 12 inches ...


98. SMEX03 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN): Alabama, Version 1 [NSIDC-0293_1]
This data set includes soil moisture measurements for the Georgia study region and is part of the Soil Moisture Experiment 2003 (SMEX03).


99. SMEX03 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN): Georgia, Version 1 [NSIDC-0294_1]
This data set contains measurements taken during the Soil Moisture Experiment 2003 (SMEX03) from 1 June 2003 to 31 July 2003 from sensors at the Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) station located ...


100. SMEX03 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN): Oklahoma, Version 1 [NSIDC-0295_1]
This data set contains measurements taken during the Soil Moisture Experiment 2003 (SMEX03) from sensors at Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) stations located in Fort Reno and Little Washita, OK, ...


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