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Recent Research Paper on Thermo-Erosion of Ice-Rich Permafrost Coasts, Laptev Sea, Siberia

The new paper presents findings of a study of both long and short term coastal erosion rates. The purpose is to gain understanding on coastal geomorphology with ice-rich permafrost, local sea level and atmospheric drivers.
http://www.biogeosciences.net/10/4297/2013/bg-10-4297-2013.html
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New Research Paper With Members of the Permafrost Lab

Expert assessment of vulnerability of permafrost carbon to climate change, E.A.G. Schuur and 42 co-authors (July 2013) is online at Climate Change. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10584-013-0730-7
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Approximately 1700 Pg of soil carbon (C) are stored in the northern circumpolar permafrost zone, more than twice as much C than in the atmosphere. ...

Turmoil on the Tundra

An article in the Huffington Post describes some of the work that Ronald Daanen is doing on Frozen Debris Lobes in the Brooks Range of Alaska.

GOSAT CH4 and CO2, MODIS Evapotranspiration on the Northern Hemisphere June and July 2009, 2010 and 2011

Muskett RR.  2013.  GOSAT CH4 and CO2, MODIS Evapotranspiration on the Northern Hemisphere June and July 2009, 2010 and 2011. Atmospheric and Climate Sciences. 3(2):177-185.

Abstract: The Greenhouse gases Observing Satellite (GOSAT) affords an ability to assess and monitor CH4 and CO2 near-surface atmospheric concentrations globally on monthly scales pertaining to biogeochemical cycles and anthropogenic emissions. In addition to GOSAT our investigation incorporates global-monthly estimates of evapotranspiration (ET) from the Moderate Resolution Spectroradiometer (MODIS) and fire/wildfire locations for correspondence and comparison. We restrict the investigation to the months of June and July in years 2009, 2010 and 2011.

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