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Ditchwall Database for the Norman Wells Oil Pipeline
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_NormWellsPipeline

Abstract: This data set contains 9,000 digital records of observations on permafrost and
soil conditions made in the 1.2m deep trench dug for the construction of the
869km long Norman Wells pipeline. Included is a transect of surface conditions
through the discontinuous permafrost zone.The data is used for mapping
purposes, climate change studies, model verification and design of other
infrastructures in ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 66.0   S: 58.0   E: -115.0   W: -128.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada
Dataset Title: Ditchwall Database for the Norman Wells Oil Pipeline
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario Canada
Dataset Publisher: Geological Survey of Canada, Natural Resources Canada
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-01-01
Stop Date: 1985-12-31
Access Constraints none

The data was released in the Geological Survey of Canada Open Files in 1992
(GSC OF 2538, 2539 and 2540).
Use Constraints none
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Geological Survey of Canada-Calgary, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/earth-sciences/science/geology/gsc/17100

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 403-292-7030
Fax: 403-299-3542
Email: gsc_calgary at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Geological Survey of Canada (Calgary) Bookstore
3303 - 33rd Street North West
City: Calgary
Province or State: Alberta
Postal Code: T2L 2A7
Country: Canada
Phone: 613 996 9317
Fax: 613 992 0190
Email: mburgess at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Geological Survey of Canada
Natural Resources Canada
601 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-01-18

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