Quartz Creek


This site was installed in the summer of 2011. The site is located in an upland area with dwarf birch-tussock shrub on a south facing slope.



  • Shallow borehole with temperature measurements at 3, 50, 100, and 150cm.

Site Location Map


lat: 65.547459° | long: -161.403238° | elev: 181 m


Subsurface Temperatures:

2011-2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Other Resources

This site is part of the project "Establishing a Distributed Permafrost Observatory Network in Western Alaska" and more information can be found on that projects webpage.


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