Permafrost Investigations in the Field. Part 1. Geocryological Surveys; Part 3. Long-Term Geocryologic Investigations

Download
  1. (PDF, 9 MB)
  2. Get@NRC: Permafrost Investigations in the Field. Part 1. Geocryological Surveys; Part 3. Long-Term Geocryologic Investigations (Opens in a new window)
DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20386673
AuthorSearch for:
TypeTechnical Report
Series titleTechnical Translation (National Research Council Canada); no. NRC-TT-1358
ISSN0077-5606
Physical description227 p.
SubjectPermafrost; Soils; frozen soil; topography (surveying); cartography; Sol; sol gele; topographie (science); cartographie
AbstractThis translation of a Soviet manual on site investigations in permafrost regions includes chapters on "The nature of investigations in the course of geocryological surveys", " Field investigation methods in geocryological surveys", Geocryological mapping", and "Long-term geocryological investigations". Individual papers included are: "The layer of seasonal freezing and thawing of soil (rock)", " Composition and cryogenic structure of permafrost", " Sampling methods", "Geophysical investigations", " Investigations of groundwater and surface water", "Standard symbols for geocryological maps, profiles and cross- sections", and "Aims and methods of field studies".
Publication date
PublisherNational Research Council Canada
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-503
NPARC number20386673
Export citationExport as RIS
Report a correctionReport a correction
Record identifier266c06ad-b673-4ab5-9365-3d77d63872e5
Record created2012-07-25
Record modified2017-06-29
Bookmark and share
  • Share this page with Facebook (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Twitter (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Google+ (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Delicious (Opens in a new window)