Collecting geophysical data near Arctic Circle

USGS Scientist peering across water.

Detailed Description

Micah Claypoole is shown collecting waterborne geophysical data to map the distribution of newly formed permafrost just south of the Arctic Circle where recent changes in lake sizes have been recently linked to climate change. Yukon Flats, Alaska.


Image Dimensions: 640 x 480

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Location Taken: Yukon Flatts, AK, US