Information about dataset 162367

Unqualified dataset name NP_org.polarresearch-2d580
Full dataset name DOKIPY/NP_org.polarresearch-2d580
Metadata
abstract For monitoring of permafrost temperature, this 9.25m deep borehole was drilled close to Longyearbyen school. It is part of the TSP Norway school module and the Alaskan EPSCOR project. Borehole stratigraphy: 1.2-1.4m: Ice-rich layer 2.5m: some centimetres of ice 1.4-8.8m: thin ice lenses (2-3cm) are common 8.8-8.9m: thicker ice lenses (5-7cm)
area ARCTIC
Longyearbyen
POLAR
bounding_box 15.60637,78.20894,15.60637,78.20894
datacollection_period 2008-02-28 to current
dataset_name DOKIPY NPorg.polarresearch-2d580
PI_name Christiansen
project_long_name INTERNATIONAL POLAR YEAR
Permafrost Observatory Project: A Contribution to the Thermal State of Permafrost in Norway and Svalbard
project_name IPY
TSP-NORWAY
related_url http://www.ngu.no/kart/permafrost_svalbard?lang
http://www.tspnorway.com
title Permafrost temperature - Longyearbyen school
topiccategory GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
variable CRYOSPHERE > FROZEN GROUND > HIDDEN