Title International IPY project ANTPAS; Antarctic permafrost and soils
Author Lagun, V.E.
Source IPY News 2007/08, Vol.25, p.25-26. Publisher: Russian Federation National Research Center of Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation. ISSN: 2071-601X
Publication Date 2009
Notes In English GeoRef Acc. No: 309934. CRREL Acc. No: 65006908
Index Terms active layer; distribution; frozen ground; permafrost; permafrost distribution; permafrost thickness; soils; thickness; Antarctica--King George Island; Russia; Antarctic Permafrost and Soils Program; Antarctica; Commonwealth of Independent States; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; King George Island; Russian Federation; Scotia Sea Islands; South Shetland Islands
Abstract Overview of Russian contribution to IPY program of systematic measurement of active soil layer in Antarctica. Includes data on spatial thickness distribution of seasonal thaw ground on geocryological polygon on King George Island in 2006 and 2007.
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 91506