Flaxman Island: physical features of a changing Arctic

Oblique aerial photograph from the Arctic Coast of Alaska, August 2006.

Detailed Description

Photograph of Flaxman Island, Alaska, reveals physical features of a changing Arctic: collapsing bluffs, salt-killed tundra (lighter brown near the bluff edge), and drained thermokarst lakes (rust-colored depressions).


Image Dimensions: 2000 x 1333

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 70.552908330000 / 149.437600000000

Location Taken: US