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1. Engineering-geocryological Investigations, Urengoy gasfield, Western Siberia, Russia [GGD192]
This data set consists of data from approximately 1,200 engineering-geocryological boreholes, of approximate 12 m depth. The following parameters are collected for each borehole: ground type, cryotextures, ...


2. Active Layer Measurements in Tanana Flats, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA [GGD240]
This data set consists of active layer thickness from forested uplands (islands and benches) bordering the interconnected wetlands of Tanana Flats, near Fairbanks, Alaska. CRREL permafrost cores were ...


3. Active Layer Monitoring, Arctic and Subarctic Canada [GGD353]
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 ...


4. Active Layer and Permafrost Thickness, Soil Properties, and Periglacial Processes in the Gijiga Lowland, Russia [GGD307]
This data set includes measurements of ground temperature, active-layer and permafrost thickness, and soil properties in the Gijiga Lowland, Russia. Massive ground ice and periglacial processes are ...


5. Active layer and borehole temperatures from La Foppa rock glaciers, Val Vallaccia, Central Italian Alps [GGD294]
The La Foppa site is a glacial cirque located in the upper part of the Val Vallaccia, near Livigno, in the Italian Central Alps. The La Foppa cirque is characterized by five rock glaciers, of which ...


6. Active layer thickness and ground temperatures, Svea, Svalbard [GGD249]
Snow and soil temperature records for January 1988 - May 1996 are presented. Included are snow depth and weight measurements, snow density (calculated), active layer depth in the frost tubes, weight ...


7. Air Temperature and Solar Radiation at Poste-de-la-Baleine, Quebec, Canada [GGD465]
This data set includes meteorological measurements from a climatological station at Poste-de-la-Baleine (Great-Whale, Whapmagoostui, Kuujjuaraapik), Quebec, Canada. Parameters include air temperature, ...


8. Arctic Coastal Dynamics Program [GGD629]
The Arctic Coastal Dynamics (ACD) program is a multidisciplinary, multinational program with the goal of understanding circum-Arctic coastal dynamics as a function of environmental forcing, coastal ...


9. Arctic Soil Freeze/Thaw Status from SMMR and SSM/I [GGD641]
This data set contains near-surface (< 5 cm) soil freeze/thaw status on snow-free and snow-covered land surfaces over the Arctic terrestrial drainage basin. The near-surface soil freeze/thaw status ...


10. Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program (ARM) [GGD609]
The Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program's primary objective is to test and improve General Circulation Model (GCM) parameterizations of clouds and their effect on the radiative energy ...


11. Barrow Alaska Climate Monitoring and Diagnostics: Meteorology and Radiation Data [GGD608]
This data set consists of continuous meteorological data, monthly climatological summaries, and upper air meteorological data for the NOAA/CMDL Pt. Barrow Observatory. Data include hourly average ...


12. Borehole Temperatures, Permafrost Thickness, and Water Content, Magadan City, Russia [GGD298]
This study investigated periglacial processes in the area around Magadan City, Russia. Polygons containing observation sites were established in both natural and disturbed conditions. Permafrost temperature, ...


13. Borehole temperatures from mountain permafrost monitoring, Mongolia [GGD332]
Location and description of some geocryological boreholes in Mongolia. Data include latitude, longitude, location, depth of permafrost top and bottom, and mean annual soil temperature. These data ...


14. Centrifuge Modeling of Ground Freeze and Thaw [GGD228]
This data set presents centrifuge modeling of ground freeze and thaw processes. Its primary relevance is to geotechnical/civil engineering, with application to heave, thaw consolidation, and heave ...


15. Circum-Arctic Map of Permafrost and Ground-Ice Conditions [GGD318]
The Circum-Arctic permafrost and ground ice map is available via ftp in ESRI Shapefile format and Equal-Area Scalable Earth Grid (EASE-Grid) format. See the Format section for an explanation of the ...


16. Circumpolar Arctic Vegetation Map [GGD639]
The Circumpolar Arctic Vegetation Map (CAVM) defines the spatial extent of dominant vegetation in terms of the dominant plant growth forms and physiognomy. Mapped vegetation extends south to the treeline, ...


17. Computed Thaw Depth Data, Kuparuk Basin, Alaska, 1995 [ARCSS035]
Cumulative thawing degree-day data were computed from data collected during the 1995 field season at Kuparuk Basin, Alaska. The air temperatures (thawing degree-day sums) from the 10 ARCSS/LAII 1-km ...


18. Continuous and Discontinuous Permafrost in Central Asia/Mongolia [GGD28]
This data set consists of permafrost measurements taken in Central Asia and Mongolia during the summer seasons of 1974, 1977, and 1978. The study regions have a cold continental climate that is favorable ...


19. Digital Database of Permafrost Thickness in Canada [GGD620]
The Canadian permafrost thickness database includes publicly available information from published and unpublished sources for 1005 sites; 916 of these are terrestrial sites ,and 89 are marine sites. ...


20. Digital Geotechnical Database for the Mackenzie Valley/Delta Region [GGD637]
The Mackenzie Valley Geotechnical Database is a compilation of existing geological and geotechnical data for over 12,000 boreholes that extend from the arctic coast to northwestern Alberta. Additional ...


21. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in West Siberia, Russia [GGD303]
This project collected information on snow cover, geocryology, soil properties, and ground temperature, in western Siberia, Russia. Ground temperature was measured every 0.5 m to a depth of 3 m; every ...


22. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Baikal-Amur Mainline Area, Russia [GGD301]
This data set includes geocryological data from boreholes in the Baikal-Amur mainline area of Russia. Parameters include soil properties, ground temperature, ground water properties, geophysical properties, ...


23. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Messoyakha-Norilsk Pipeline Area, Russia [GGD305]
This data set includes geocryological data from boreholes in the Messoyakha-Norilsk Pipeline Area, Russia. Parameters include ground temperature and soil properties. Ground temperature was measured ...


24. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Northern Russia [GGD304]
This data set includes geocryological data from northwest Russia. Parameters include soil properties, ground temperature, ground water properties, and geophysical properties. Data were collected during ...


25. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Upper Kolyma and Omolon Depression, Russia [GGD299]
This data set provides description of permafrost extent, measurements of temperature regime and water inflow in mines, measurements of active-layer depth, and descriptions of periglacial processes ...


26. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Yamal Peninsula Gas Fields, Russia [GGD302]
This project collected information on snow cover, geocryology, geophysics, soil properties, ground temperature, and active layer depth in the area of the Yamal Peninsula gas fields and pipelines in ...


27. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Yamburg and Medvezhje Gas Fields, Russia [GGD306]
This data set includes geocryological data from boreholes in the in the Yamburg and Medvezhje gas fields of western Siberia, Russia. Parameters include ground temperature, active layer depth, ground ...


28. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations in the Yana River Area, Russia [GGD300]
This data set includes active layer depth and groundwater data from boreholes in the Yana River Area, Russia. Boreholes ranged in depth from 5 to 200 m. The project also measured permafrost extent ...


29. Engineering-Geocryological Investigations, Bovanenkovo Gas Field, Yamal, West Siberia, Russia [GGD628]
Data are presented from approximately 300 engineering-geocryological boreholes (12 m deep). Parameters for each borehole include ground type, cryostructure, soil moisture every 0.5 m, density in dry ...


30. Engineering-geocryological Investigations, Zapolyarnoye-Urengoy, Western Siberia, Russia [GGD191]
This data set consists of data from approximately 300 engineering-geocryological boreholes, of approximate 12 m depth. The following parameters were collected for each borehole: ground type, cryotextures, ...


31. Engineering-geocryological investigations, Zapolyarnoye gas field, Western Siberia, Russia [GGD194]
This data set includes data from approximately 400 engineering-geocryological boreholes in western Siberia (approximate depth of 12 m). The data include soil type, cryotexture, soil moisture at 0.5 ...


32. Geocryogenic Landforms and Processes on Marian Island, Southern Indian Ocean [GGD484]
This study assessed the environmental controls, active processes, and resulting landforms of geomorphological phenomena on Marian Island that have a high paleoclimatic indicator value as relict landforms ...


33. Geological and Geophysical Analyses of Permafrost and Groundwater Conditions, Fort Wainright, Alaska, USA [GGD236]
This study used ground-penetrating radar to map groundwater (sub- and supra-permafrost) and bedrock and permafrost constraints to water flow at Fort Wainright, Alaska. Active layer parameters, depth ...


34. Geomorphological Mapping, Wedel Jarlsberg Land, Svalbard [GGD27]
Geomorphological mapping was used to prepare a morphodynamic map of Wedel Jarlsberg Land, Svalbard. Zones, profiles, and sites for detailed measurements were selected to determine slope processes ...


35. Global Annual Freezing and Thawing Indices [NSIDC-0063]
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 ...


36. Global Terrestrial Network for Permafrost (GTN-P) [GGD633]
The Global Terrestrial Network for Permafrost (GTN-P) was established in 1999 by the International Permafrost Association to provide long-term field observations of active layer and permafrost thermal ...


37. Ground Temperature Database for Northern Canada [GGD621]
The summary ground temperature database for northern Canada includes publicly available information from published and unpublished sources for 656 sites, 526 of which are in the permafrost region. ...


38. Ground Temperatures from Deep Boreholes in the Ob River Valley, Russia (VK-1615 and ZS-124/124a) [GGD646]
This data set contains soil temperature data from three deep boreholes in the Ob River valley in Russia. Boreholes were drilled in 1967 (VK-1615), 1977 (ZS-124), and 1980 (ZS-124a) in discontinuous ...


39. Ground Water Atlas of the United States: Alaska [GGD617]
The Ground Water Atlas of the United States includes summary information on permafrost in Alaska, and the relation of permafrost and ground water. The Atlas includes figures showing permafrost zones ...


40. Hierarchic GIS: Process, Pattern and Scale for Analysis of Arctic Ecosystems (ITEX) [GGD244]
This study is developing a GIS at multiple scales for the Kuparuk River Basin and other sites in Alaska. The project includes geobotanical sampling of 1 x 1 km grids at 100 m intervals for vegetation, ...


41. IPA-IPY Thermal State of Permafrost (TSP) Snapshot Borehole Inventory [G02190]
During the planning and implementation of the International Polar Year (IPY) 2007 - 2009, the International Permafrost Association (IPA) coordinated the acquisition of permafrost temperature data ...


42. Micrometeorology, soil temperatures (PermaAntarctica), Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands [GGD205]
This data set consists of micrometeorological tower data from Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands (periantarctic). Parameters include summer heat flux balance, soil heat flux, and active ...


43. Monthly Summaries of Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture in Mongolia [GGD627]
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, ...


44. New Zealand Antarctic Soils Database [GGD25]
This data set includes the New Zealand National soils database, a comprehensive collection of data relating to Antarctic soils, permafrost, and frozen ground conditions. Data are from about 800 sites ...


45. Patterned Ground Features in Discontinuous Permafrost, Interior Alaska, USA [GGD247]
This data set consists of active layer depth measurements, and photography and surveys of patterned ground activity at the Tangle Lakes, MacLaren Summit, and High Valley areas along the Denali Highway ...


46. Permafrost Map of Canada [GGD604]
This map depicts the distribution, characteristics, and boundaries of permafrost and ground ice in Canada. Permafrost classification is based on the proportion of land that is underlain by permafrost ...


47. Permafrost Water/Ice Chemistry in Russia [GGD189]
This data set is comprised of water and ice chemistry parameters from areas of massive ground ice in Kolguev Island and Svalbard in the west to Chukotka Peninsula in the east. Water, snow, and ice ...


48. Permafrost and Gas Hydrates as Possible Sources of Methane, Alaska, USA [GGD235]
This project measured the amount of methane present in shallow permafrost and gas hydrate near Fairbanks, Alaska, to evaluate the role of permafrost and gas hydrate as possible sources of atmospheric ...


49. Regionalization for geocryological conditions and forecast, Yamal Peninsula , Russia [GGD193]
This data set consists of a classification of the geological environment of Yamal, based on a map of natural complexes of North West Siberia. 52 separate regions were identified, distinguished by ...


50. Response of Tundra Ecosystems to Altered Snow Regimes, Toolik Lake, Alaska, and Niwot Ridge, Colorado [GGD245]
This study investigated the effects of field manipulations of winter precipitation and summer temperature on species performance, community structure, and ecosystem C and N dynamics. Parameters include ...


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