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Arctic Circumpolar Distribution and Soil Carbon of Thermokarst Landscapes, 2015

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Data setArctic Circumpolar Distribution and Soil Carbon of Thermokarst Landscapes, 2015
DOIhttps://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1332
Release date2016-08-24
ProjectSoil Collection
Time period2015-01-01 to 2015-12-31

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Citations120162016Publications citing this data set
Downloads1152016-08-022017-07-18637 total files downloaded

Description

This data set provides the distribution of thermokarst landscapes in the boreal and tundra ecoregions within the northern circumpolar permafrost zones. This dataset provides an areal estimate of wetland, lake, and hillslope thermokarst landscapes as of 2015. Estimates of soil organic carbon (SOC) content associated with thermokarst and non-thermokarst landscapes were based on available circumpolar 0 to 3 meter SOC storage data.

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Olefeldt, D., S. Goswami, G. Grosse, D.J. Hayes, G. Hugelius, P. Kuhry, B. Sannel, E.A.G. Schuur, and M.R. Turetsky. 2016. Arctic Circumpolar Distribution and Soil Carbon of Thermokarst Landscapes, 2015. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1332

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
Circumpolar_Thermokarst_Landscapes.zip 63.0MB 2015-01-01 to 2015-12-31

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  • Thermokarst_Circumpolar_Map.pdf
  • Circumpolar_Thermokarst_Landscapes.kmz

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