Accession Number:

ADA014147

Title:

Perennial Cryolithic Zone (Mnogoletnyaya Kriolitozona),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The perennial cryolithic zone is an upper layer of the earths crust characterized over a period of many years by a stable negative or zero temperature ensuring year-round and prolonged perservation of underground ice. The article briefly discusses this zone.

Subject Categories:

  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE