GTN-P Kapp Linne 2

Contact
Full Name: 
Hanne Hvidtfeldt Christiansen
email: 
hanne.christiansen@unis.no
Institution: 
The University Centre in Svalbard
Info
Observation Facility Type: 
land platform (fixed)
Observation Facility Status: 
Closed
Core data: 
No
Geospatial location
Coordinates: 
POINT (13.6366 78.0546)
Height above mean sea level (m): 
20.00
Environment
Site Information: 
Permafrost present but thickness not known. Lithology: 0-2m: coarse (gravel) beach deposit (dry beach ridge); 2-4.8m: sand and clay, some occurrences of silt. Cohesive.; 4,8-6,2m: fine gravel; 6,2-7,8m: bedrock. light-coloured; 8-14,8m: dark-coloured; 14,8-15,8m: light-coloured; 8-38.8m: dark-coloured.
Observed Variable(s)
Observed Variable: 
CRYOSPHERE>FROZEN GROUND>PERMAFROST>PERMAFROST TEMPERATURE
Start Date: 
2008-09-23
End Date: 
2018-05-24
Sampling procedures: 
Temperature-time data series with measurements at 0.00, 0.25, 0.50, 0.75, 1.00, 1.50, 2.00, 2.50, 3.00, 4.00, 5.00, 6.00, 7.00, 8.00, 9.00, 10.00, 12.00, 15.00, 20.00, 25.00, 30.00, 35.00, and 38.00 m depth. Unit: Degree Celsius, Frequency: 6 hours, Method: Thermistor Automated, Medium: Soil, Resolution: Irrelevant, Quality Check: Raw Data, Accuracy: 0.1°C