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Permafrost

Known as: Soil, Permafrost, Permafrost Soil, Permafrosts 
Perennially frozen layer of soil below the surface in tundra.
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Large quantities of organic carbon are stored in frozen soils (permafrost) within Arctic and sub-Arctic regions. A warming… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Permafrost soils contain enormous amounts of organic carbon, which could act as a positive feedback to global climate change due… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Factors of soil formation : a system of quantitative pedology / Hans Jenny ; foreword by Ronald Amundson. p. cm. Originally… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
of all soils in the northern permafrost region is approximately 18,782 � 10 3 km 2 ,o r approximately 16% of the global soil area… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Permafrost soils in boreal and Arctic ecosystems store almost twice as much carbon as is currently present in the atmosphere… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Climate warming will thaw permafrost, releasing trapped carbon from this high-latitude reservoir and further exacerbating global… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Significantly more carbon is stored in the world's soils—including peatlands, wetlands and permafrost—than is present in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Studies from 1994–1998 on the TananaFlats in central Alaska reveal that permafrostdegradation is widespread and rapid, causing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Preface. Acknowledgements. Symbol List. Conversion Factors. Glossary. 1. Introduction. 2. Equipment and procedures. 3. Checks… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
  • E. Gorham
  • Ecological applications : a publication of the…
  • 1991
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Boreal and subarctic peatlands comprise a carbon pool of 455 Pg that has accumulated during the postglacial period at an average… Expand
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