Lake El'gygytgyn Drilling Project (GYGY)
proposed in 2005
  • 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
  • Core recovered length / Cored length: 74.73%
  • Core recovered / Drilled length: 66.03%
Permafrost Drilling: End Of October - Begin Of December 2008, Lake And Impact Rock Drilling: January - May 2009
Completed
Repository Information: Where the rock samples are stored.
Permafrost - Contact: Georg Schwamborn
For details, see our interactive map
Lat/Long : 67.4997, 172.10394