Database tutorials

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We have created a range of tutorials to help you start working with the GTN-P Database. All tutorials are available as HTML and as PDF booklets for download. The list of tutorials include:

Active Layer Monitoring Sites

Ancillary Measurements



Datasets and Data Collections


The tutorials are accessible via the "Tutorials" button at the bottom of the website and the "Help" button of the GTN-P Database homepage. 

Protocols and good practices
Good and consistent working protocols and practices create the base for a successful usage of the data by a data management system.
Maps and Graphics
Useful Geospatial Layers produced by the Global Terrestrial Network for Permafrost (GTN-P) or related to permafrost studies. We provide the downloads as different file types.
GTN-P - Database
Free central database for permafrost monitoring parameters. It is the one-stop location where the researcher can find data, metadata, and information of all relevant parameters for a specific site.
Global Monitoring Systems and Projects within PAGE21
Overview on international monitoring components (CALM, TSP) managed within the GTN-P database and global monitoring systems (DUE Permafrost, FLUXNET, INTERACT).

Citation Rules




Strategy and Implementation Plan