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- Ramage, Justine L.; Fortier, Daniel; Hugelius, Gustaf; Lantuit, Hugues; Morgenstern, Anne
- Catena 2019 v.178 pp. 132-140
- carbon nitrogen ratio; carbon sequestration; highlands; impeded drainage; landscapes; lowlands; nitrogen; peat; permafrost; soil organic carbon; thawing; topographic slope; total nitrogen; valleys; Arctic region; Yukon Territory
- ... Thermokarst results from the thawing of ice-rich permafrost and alters the biogeochemical cycling in the Arctic by reworking soil material and redistributing soil organic carbon (SOC) and total nitrogen (TN) along uplands, hillslopes, and lowlands. Understanding the impact of this redistribution is key to better estimating the storage of SOC in permafrost terrains. However, there are insufficient ...