Product: 931e37ac-74ef-4d90-b901-313317c35189

Metadata Format
Product Title
Northern Alaska Landscape/Permafrost GIS files
Description
GIS data are provided for download in geodatabase and shapefile format and contain the following layers: permafrost extent, thermokarst landforms, maximum settlement potential, massive ice, segregated ice, biome, ecoregion, ecological subsection, ecological section, ecological landscape, soil landsc
Project ID
ff8bf2ad-d311-4a91-97f8-7c40e8cb170e
Project Title
Permafrost Database Development, Characterization, and Mapping for Northern Alaska
Point of Contact(s)
LCC Network Data Steward
LCC Network Data Manager
lccdatasteward@fws.gov
Arctic Landscape Conservation Cooperative
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
1011 E. Tudor Rd
Anchorage, Alaska 99503
V: +1 907 7863532
staff@arcticlcc.org
http://arcticlcc.org
Arctic Landscape Conservation Cooperative
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
1011 E. Tudor Rd
Anchorage, Alaska 99503
V: +1 907 7863532
staff@arcticlcc.org
http://arcticlcc.org

Product Abstract

GIS data are provided for download in geodatabase and shapefile format and contain the following layers: permafrost extent, thermokarst landforms, maximum settlement potential, massive ice, segregated ice, biome, ecoregion, ecological subsection, ecological section, ecological landscape, soil landscape, physiography, lithology, general geology, average elevation (m), and mean annual air temperature (c). ArcGIS layer files are also included in this download.

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Product Keywords

  • ISO 19115 Topic Category (isoTopicCategory):
    • environment,
    • geoscientificInformation
  • Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords (project):
    • GROUND ICE,
    • ACTIVE LAYER,
    • CRYOSPHERE,
    • PERMAFROST,
    • FROZEN GROUND,
    • LANDSCAPE PROCESSES,
    • GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS,
    • SEASONALLY FROZEN GROUND,
    • SOILS
  • End User Types - Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCC End User Type):
    • Policy makers & regulators,
    • Academics & scientific researchers,
    • Interested public

Associated Products

ID Title Metadata Link
799327da-a2f9-41f4-a25d-31528bc4a2ae Permafrost Soils Database for Northern Alaska mdJSON ISO 19115-2 HTML
799327da-a2f9-41f4-a25d-31528bc4a2ae Permafrost Characterization and Mapping for Northern Alaska Final Report mdJSON ISO 19115-2 HTML