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ID-320 :   Ice core environment research at Sofiyskiy Glacier, Russian Altai Mountains



Research/Observation Title

Ice core environment research at Sofiyskiy Glacier, Russian Altai Mountains

Science Summary (common)

To clarify relation between climate and environment changes in the southern Siberia, shallow ice core drilling is planned. As the first year of the project, we carried out 12 m ice core drilling and 3 m pit work at the accumulation area of the Sofiyskiy Glacier.

Planning Period

Planning Start Year 2000 〜 Planning End Year 2001

Principal Investigator

National Institute of Polar Research
- Individual Project Information 1/1 Research/Observation Period 2000-07-15 〜 2000-07-24

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Circum-Polar study on environmental record by ice core analyses in northern hemisphere




RollContact PersonNameYoshiyuki FUJIIAffiliationArctic Environmental Research Center, National Institute of Polar
RollContact PersonNameF. NISHIOAffiliationChiba Univ.
RollContact PersonNameT. KAMEDAAffiliationKIT
RollContact PersonNameL. M. SAVATYUGINAffiliationAARI
RollContact PersonNameS. ARKHIPOVAffiliationInstitute of Geography
RollContact PersonNameI. ALEXANDROVICHAffiliationAltai State Univ.

Research/Observation Methods

Helicopter, Field camp

Research/Observation Period

2000-07-15 〜 2000-07-24

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Sofiyskiy Glacier, South Chuiskiy Range, Altai Mountains in Russia Latitude [degree]: 49.856030 Longitude [degree]: 87.988447
Data Registration
07:29 on Wed April 24, 2019
Last Update
07:29 on Wed April 24, 2019