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Recent Arctic tundra fire initiates widespread thermokarst development

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Download Link* Recent Arctic tundra fire initiates widespread thermokarst development
Project Link Thermokarst Monitoring at a Landscape-level Feasibility Study
DescriptionThis paper examines the role of fires in initiating thermokarst development in Arctic tundra, demonstrating that Arctic tundra fires may induce widespread thaw subsidence of permafrost terrain in the first seven years following the disturbance.
Date CreatedNovember 2, 2015 5:49 pm
Last UpdatedNovember 2, 2015 5:50 pm

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