Title The International Polar Year 2007-08; Part 22, Permafrost and global climate change [Das Internationale Polarjahr 2007/08; Folge 22, Permafrost und der globale Klimawandel]
Author Boike, J.; Hubberten, H.; Lantuit, H.; Overduin, P.; Schirrmeister, L.; Wagner, D.; Huch, M.
Author Affil Boike, J., Alfred-Wegener- Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung, Potsdam, Federal Republic of Germany
Source Polarforschung, 78(3), p.129-132, . Publisher: Alfred-Wegener-Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung and Deutschen Gesellschaft für Polarforschung, Bremerhaven, Federal Republic of Germany. ISSN: 0032- 2490
Publication Date 2009
Notes In German. 2 refs. Ant. Acc. No: 87442. CRREL Acc. No: 64002052
Index Terms climatic change; global change; permafrost; polar regions; soils; Antarctica; Arctic region; Asia; Europe; North America; polar regions; climate change; current research; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; monitoring; networks; programs
Abstract As part of the International Polar Year 2007-08 scientists from Germany have studied permafrost in both the Arctic region and Antarctica. The primary goal is to study the effects of climate change on permafrost and its role in the global carbon cycle.
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 296928