The frozen soil type map of Kazakhstan (1:10,000,000) (2000)

The frozen soil type map of Kazakhstan (1:10,000,000) includes three .shp vector layers:

1, Polyline ranges.shp, indicating the extent of frozen soil;

2, Polygon kaz_perm.shp, frozen soil;

3, An attribute description Word file.

The kaz_perm attribute table includes four fields: ID, REGION, SUBREGION, M_RANGE.

Comparison of the main attributes:

First, Area

I. Altai-TienShan

Second, Region:

High mountains

I.1. Altai, I.2. Saur-Tarbagatai, I.3.Dzhungarskyi, I.4. Northern Tien Shan, I.5. Western Tien Shan

Intermountain depressions

I.6. Zaysanskyi, I.7. Alakulskyi, I.8. Iliyskyi

II. Western Siberian

Second, Region:


II.1. Northern Kazakhstanskyi

V. Western Kazakhstanskaya

III. Kazakh small hills area

IV. Turanskaya:

IV.1. Turgayskyi

IV.2. Near Aaralskyi

IV.3. Chuysko-Syrdaryinskyi

IV.4. South-Balkhashskyi

V. Western Kazakhstanskaya:

V.1. Mugodzhar-Uralskyi

V.2. Near Caspian

V.3. manghyshlak-Ustyrtskyi

Third, Sub-region:

I.1.1. Western Altai

I.1.2. South Altai

I.1.3. Kalbinskyi

I.2.1. Tarbagatayskyi

I.2.2. Saurskyi

I.3.1. Nortern Dzhungarskyi

I.3.2. Western Dzhungarskyi

I.3.3. Southern Dzhungarskyi

I.4.1. Kirgizskyi Alatau

I.4.2. Zailiyskyi-Kungeyskyi

I.4.3. Ketmenskyi

I.4.4. Bayankolskyi

I.5.1. Karatauskyi

I.5.2. Talaso-Ugamskyi

The layer projection information is as follows:


DATUM["WGS_1984", SPHEROID["WGS_1984", 6378137.0, 298.257223563]],

PRIMEM["Greenwich", 0.0],


Different regions feature different frozen soil attributes, and the specific attribute information can be found in the Word file.

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Sergei Marchenko. The frozen soil type map of Kazakhstan (1:10,000,000) (2000). A Big Earth Data Platform for Three Poles, 2011. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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