2009-2011_MTJ_Thermokarst_Permafrost_Soil_tbl_Topography_Bathymetry_csv

Permafrost soil database with information on site, topography, geomorphology, hydrology, soil stratigraphy, soil carbon, ground ice isotopes, and vegetation at thermokarst features near Toolik and Noatak River, 2009-2013

Variables

SiteID
  • Label: SiteID
  • Definition: Uniqe site identified, start of transect
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Setup
  • Label: Setup
  • Definition: instrument setup for each partial survey
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Dist-m-Angled
  • Label: Dist-m-Angled
  • Definition: Distance, meters, angled or straight-line distance
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Angle
  • Label: Angle
  • Definition: Angle of measurement, degrees
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: degree
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
HorDist-m-Original
  • Label: HorDist-m-Original
  • Definition: Horizontal distance of original measurement, meters
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Distance-m
  • Label: Distance-m
  • Definition: Distance after setups integrated, meters
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Elev-m
  • Label: Elev-m
  • Definition: Elevation, meters, based on instrument elevation
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Ht-m
  • Label: Ht-m
  • Definition: Height, meters, before converted to elevations
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Offset-agl
  • Label: Offset-agl
  • Definition: Offset, based on instrument height above ground, meters
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Instr-Ht-m
  • Label: Instr-Ht-m
  • Definition: Same as above, but only one row has the value, meters
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Elev-GPS-m
  • Label: Elev-GPS-m
  • Definition: Elevation of ground at instrument, based on average of WAAS DPGS, in meters, accuracy +/- 3 m
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
WaterDepth-m
  • Label: WaterDepth-m
  • Definition: Depth of water, meters, measured with hand-held sonar, measurement locations by GPS
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: meter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Method
  • Label: Method
  • Definition: Measurement method or instrument for topography or bathymetry survey
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Notes
  • Label: Notes
  • Definition: Field notes
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Data Source Details

Header lines: 

1

Orientation: 

Column

Quote character: 

"

Field delimiter: 

,

Record delimiter: 

\r\n

Number of Records: 

338