Accession Number : AD0711866

Title :   GROUNDWATER AND FROZEN GROUND IN THE SOUTHERN YAKUT COAL BASIN,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s) : Fotiev,S. M.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 225

Abstract : Contents: Natural conditions of formation of groundwater and frozen ground relief: (Geological structure, tectonics, climate, hydrology, vegetation and soil); Frozen ground: (Temperature conditions of the rock and thickness of the frozen formations of the Chul'man plateau, sides of troughs and river valleys, variation in rock temperature after removal of the peat moss and snow cover, frozen rock of the Stanovoy ridge and the Zapadnyye Yangi ridge, lateral extent of the permafrost, cryogenic and postcryogenic formations); Early glaciation and the conditions of formation of permafrost, Groundwater: (Groundwater of the Chul'man Artesian basin, water in the anthropogenic deposits, groundwater of the Jurassic deposits, groundwater of the Cambrian deposits, the groundwater of the northern slopes of the Stanovoy ridge and the Zapadnyye Yangi ridge, special features of formation and discharge of groundwater of the Chul'man Artesian basin, conditions of formation of the chemical composition of the natural water.

Descriptors :   (*HYDROLOGY, USSR), (*PERMAFROST, USSR), STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, ROCK, DEPOSITS, COAL, IRON, ORES(METAL SOURCES), SOILS, THICKNESS, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, TERRAIN, DRAINAGE, EROSION

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE