Accession Number:

AD0772768

Title:

Thermal Regine of Tundra Soils in West Taymyr (K. Kharakteristike Temperaturnogo Rezhima Tundrovykh Pockv (Zapadnyi Taimyr)),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Report Date:

1973-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The authors have studied the thermal regime of mottled tundras West Taymyr during the 1968 and 1969 growing seasons differeing in weather conditions. Significant differences were found in the receipt of heat in the soil of denuded patches and adjoining sectors under vegetation. The differences in the temperature conditions during comparable seasons in effect were not reflected on the maximal depth of soils thawing. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE