Selawik Upland Spruce-Aspen Forest


This site was installed in the summer of 2012. It is in a patch of mixed spruce and aspen forest with well drained, sandy soils underlain with rock at about 75cm.



  • Shallow borehole with temperature measurements at 3, 25, 50, and 75cm.

Site Location Map


lat: 66.763641° | long: -160.092071° | elev: 89 m

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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