The Big Thaw: Ground-Truthing Permafrost in Alaska
An international team of researchers led by the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC), part of CIRES, traveled to Toolik Lake on the North Slope of Alaska to study permafrost dynamics and change.
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CIRES is a partnership of NOAA and the University of Colorado Boulder.
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