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. ...

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