Permafrost

Known as: Soil, Permafrost, Permafrost Soil, Permafrosts 
Perennially frozen layer of soil below the surface in tundra.
National Institutes of Health

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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Permafrost contains an estimated 1672 Pg carbon (C), an amount roughly equivalent to the total currently contained within land… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The fate of the carbon stocked in permafrost following global warming and permafrost thaw is of major concern in view of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
[1] The Northern Circumpolar Soil Carbon Database was developed in order to determine carbon pools in soils of the northern… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
H alter the global cycle of carbon (C) by burning fossil fuels and modifying the land surface. The addition of billions of tons… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
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Permafrost soils are an important reservoir of carbon (C) in boreal and arctic ecosystems. Rising global temperature is expected… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Studies from 1994–1998 on the Tanana Flats in central Alaska reveal that permafrost degradation is widespread and rapid, causing… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Metabolic activity was measured in the laboratory at temperatures between 5 and -20 degrees C on the basis of incorporation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Studies from a variety of disciplines document recent change in the northern high-latitude environment. Prompted by predictions… (More)
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