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Record #173431:

Climate warning as Siberia melts / Fred Pearce.

Title: Climate warning as Siberia melts / Fred Pearce.
Author(s): Pearce, Fred.
Date: 2005.
In: New Scientist. (2005.), Vol. 187(2512) (2005)
Abstract: News piece on reports of thawing permafrost in western Siberia. Region has warmed by 3°C in last 40 years. Links eyewitness accounts of expanses of frozen peat becoming watery landscape of lakes, similar reports from Alaska, draining of lakes through thawed permafrost in eastern Siberia, formation of thermokarst, potential and observed release of methane from thawing peat bogs, etc.
Notes:

New Scientist. Vol. 187(2512) :12 (2005).

Keywords: 551.34 -- Geocryology. Frozen ground.
551.345 -- Permafrost. Cryopedology.
551.345.1 -- Permafrost, surveys.
551.58 -- Climatology.
551.582 -- Climatology of particular places.
551.583.3 -- Climatic changes, Quaternary.
551.345.2 -- Permafrost, formation and decay.
551.343 -- Periglacial processes. Thermokarst.
551.343.7 -- Frost, soil moisture and surface water, effect on movement of.
556.55 -- Lakes and ponds.
556.56 -- Swamps, marshes and fens.
547.211 -- Methane.
E8 -- Glaciology: frost action and permafrost.
(*501) -- Russia (Federation).
(*501.1) -- European Russia.
SPRI record no.: 173431

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