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Pre-ABoVE: Vegetation and Physiographic Features of Pingos, North Slope, Alaska

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DOIhttps://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1507
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Release Date2017-06-29
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Description

This data set provides vegetation species and vegetation plot data collected between 1983 and 1985 from 293 study plots on 41 pingos on the North Slope of Alaska. The pingos were located within the Arctic Coastal Plain in the Kuparuk, Prudhoe Bay, Kadleroshilik, and Toolik River areas. Specific attributes include dominant vegetation species, cover, soil pH, moisture, and physical characteristics of the plots.

Science Keywords

  • BIOSPHERE
  • VEGETATION
  • VEGETATION COVER
  • BIOSPHERE
  • VEGETATION
  • VEGETATION SPECIES
  • LAND SURFACE
  • FROZEN GROUND
  • ACTIVE LAYER
  • LAND SURFACE
  • FROZEN GROUND
  • PERIGLACIAL PROCESSES
  • LAND SURFACE
  • GEOMORPHIC LANDFORMS/PROCESSES
  • FLUVIAL LANDFORMS
  • PINGO
  • LAND SURFACE
  • SOILS
  • SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT

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Walker, M.D., and D.A. Walker. 2017. Pre-ABoVE: Vegetation and Physiographic Features of Pingos, North Slope, Alaska. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1507

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Data File (Granule)SizeDates
pingos_environmental_data.csv 60.6KB 1983-01-01 to 1983-12-31
pingos_species_data.csv 247.0KB 1983-01-01 to 1983-12-31

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Dataset has 4 companion files.

  • scalar_value_tables_pingos_env_data.pdf
  • Pingo_Veg_Plots.pdf
  • Pingo_Veg_Plots_Fig1.png
  • pingos_veg_plots_report.pdf