Lake El'gygytgyn Drilling Project (GYGY)
  • Geologic age: pliocene to quaternary
  • Number of drillsites (drillholes): 1(3)
  • Drilled length: 775.9 m
  • Cored length: 685.5 m
  • Core recovered, length: 512.3 m
  • Cored length / Total length ratio: 74.73%
  • Core recovered / Total length ratio: 66.03%
permafrost drilling: end of October - begin of December 2008, lake and impact rock drilling: January - May 2009
completed
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arctic, climate change, ELGYGYTGYN, el'gygytgyn, global environment, ICDP-2005/01, impact crater, lake drilling, paleoclimatology, russia, siberia,
67° 30' N, 172° 5' E