Tundra Travel Model in the Arctic Foothills and Coastal Plain, Alaska

60 plots of 100x50m were used to test 5 treatments on 6 dates. Vehicles were driven in a figure-8 manner. The vehicles that were tested on the prescribed course were: Tucker, Dozer, Challenger, and Loader. The measurements recorded after treatment were: Depth of Active Layer Soil Temperature at 15 cm depth Soil Moisture at 15 cm depth Soil Salinity at 15 cm depth Surface Micro-topography Survey Photosynthetically Active Radiation Tussock Disturbance Ground Disturbance Shrub Disturbance Vegetative Cover and Type

Identifier
Source https://www.polardata.ca/pdcsearch/PDCSearchDOI.jsp?doi_id=12397
Metadata Access http://www.polardata.ca/oai/provider?verb=GetRecord&metadataPrefix=fgdc&identifier=12397_fgdc
Provenance
Creator Bader, Harry
Publisher Canadian Cryospheric Information Network
Contributor Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program - CAFF
Publication Year 2015
Rights Limited
Contact cbmp_terrestrial@caff.is
Representation
Language English
Coverage
Discipline Environmental Research
Spatial Coverage (67N-71N,167W-141W)
Temporal Coverage Begin 2003-01-01T11:59:59Z
Temporal Coverage End 9999-12-31T11:59:59Z