Articles | Volume 8, issue 2
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 8, 663–677, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-8-663-2016
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 8, 663–677, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-8-663-2016

  23 Nov 2016

23 Nov 2016

Using ground-penetrating radar, topography and classification of vegetation to model the sediment and active layer thickness in a periglacial lake catchment, western Greenland

Johannes Petrone et al.

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Using ground-penetrating radar, topography and classification of vegetation to model the sediment and active layer thickness in a periglacial lake catchment, Western Greenland, link to data and shapefiles J. Petrone, G. Sohlenius, E. Johansson, T. Lindborg, J.-O. Näslund, M. Strömgren, and L. Brysten https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.845258

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This paper presents data and resulting models of spatial distributions of maximum active layer thickness and sediment thickness and their connection to surface vegetation and topography from the Kangerlussuaq region, western Greenland. The data set constitutes geometrical information and will be used in coupled hydrological and biogeochemical modeling together with previous published hydrological data (doi:10.5194/essd-7-93-2015, 2015) and biogeochemical data (doi:10.5194/essd-8-439-2016, 2016).