Deploying geophysical equipment in interior Alaska

Deploying geophysical equipment in interior Alaska  to assess the effect of wildfire on permafrost

Detailed Description

Deploying geophysical equipment in interior Alaska to assess the effect of wildfire on permafrost. Small electrical signals are injected into the ground through metal stakes connected to the orange cable in the foreground. The measured response is used to detect belowground permafrost conditions.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1440 x 888

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Location Taken: AK, US

Credits

(Photo credits: Burke Minsley (left) and Neal Pastick (right).