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Permafrost monitoring and prediction in Southern Carpathians, Romania, Version 1
Entry ID: GGD30_1


Summary
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.

Purpose: Scientific Research

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Geographic Coverage
 N: 45.683 S: 45.283  E: 25.05  W: 22.717

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Permafrost monitoring and prediction in Southern Carpathians, Romania, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > EUROPE > EASTERN EUROPE > ROMANIA > Fagaras and Retezat Mountains, Southern Carpathians,


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >FROZEN GROUND >PERMAFROST    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >FROZEN GROUND >PERMAFROST    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >FROZEN GROUND >ROCK GLACIERS    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >FROZEN GROUND >ROCK GLACIERS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED

National Snow and Ice Data Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED


Personnel
NATIONAL SNOW AND ICE DATA CENTER
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA


PETRU URDEA
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 40 56 190377
Fax: 40 56 190333
Email: aardelean at mail.dnttm.ro
Contact Address:
Str. Pestalozzi 16
City: Timisoara
Postal Code: 1900
Country: Romania


URDEA, P
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT


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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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