Groundwater controls on post-fire permafrost thaw: Water and energy balance effects

Preprint OPEN
Rocha, Adrian; Mckenzie, Jeffrey; Lamontagne-Halle, Pierrick; Zipper, Samuel;
(2018)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.31223/OSF.IO/27S3Z, doi: 10.17605/OSF.IO/27S3Z
  • Subject: EarthArXiv|Physical Sciences and Mathematics|Earth Sciences | EarthArXiv|Physical Sciences and Mathematics|Earth Sciences|Hydrology | bepress|Physical Sciences and Mathematics|Earth Sciences|Hydrology | bepress|Physical Sciences and Mathematics|Earth Sciences | EarthArXiv|Physical Sciences and Mathematics | bepress|Physical Sciences and Mathematics | bepress|Physical Sciences and Mathematics|Environmental Sciences | EarthArXiv|Physical Sciences and Mathematics|Environmental Sciences

Fire frequency and severity are increasing in high latitude regions, but the degree to which groundwater flow impacts the response of permafrost to fire remains poorly understood. Here, we use the Anaktuvuk River Fire (Alaska, USA) as an example for simulating groundwat... View more