GTN-P Endalen PYRN

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Contact
Hanne Hvidtfeldt Christiansen
hanne.christiansen@unis.no
The University Centre in Svalbard
Info
land platform (fixed)
Closed
No
Geospatial location
POINT (15.7816 78.1902)
40.00
Environment
Permafrost borehole in Endalen in Spitsbergen.

Lithology: 0-1.5m: Diamicton. High fraction of fine material and scattered blocks; 1.5-2m: Coarser material. Ice lenses (10-20cm); 2-4m: Diamicton with blocks and finer material (silt/clay). Some ice lenses (3-4cm thick); -5m: Diamicton. Drier than above from 4.5m; 5-6m: Transition to bedrock. Crushed zone; 6-20m: Bedrock. Solid from 7.7m.
Observed Variable(s)
CRYOSPHERE>FROZEN GROUND>PERMAFROST>PERMAFROST TEMPERATURE
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, and 19.00 m depth.

Unit: Degree Celsius,
Frequency: 6 hours,
Method: Thermistor Automated,
Medium: Soil,
Resolution: Irrelevant,
Quality Check: Raw Data,
Accuracy: 0.1°C