Selawik Upland Burn 2010


This site was installed in the summer of 2012. It is located in an Upland Tussock Meadow area that was burned in 2010. The fire consumed most of the organic layer but much of the vegetation has come back.



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

Site Location Map


lat: 66.538220° | long: -158.362833° | elev: 68 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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