Permafrost uncovered in a planned windfarm in Yukon : implications for long term ground stability

December 21, 2012 in @en by admin

Some members of the Geocryolab went last September in a fieldtrip of drilling and characterization of permafrost in Yukon (Burwash Landing and Destruction Bay), in partnership with theYukon College.A windfarm was expected to be built at this emplacement and an assessment of ground stability was required . Their work has been the subject of a report to the CBC.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/story/2012/12/19/north-wind-farm-permafrost-yukon.html