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Professional Paper 1386–A

Chapter A–5 (Figure 23)

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Figure 23.—Vertical aerial photograph of beaded stream channels resulting from melting of ice wedges and thawing of surrounding ice-rich permafrost.
The photograph was taken in summer 2004 south of the town of Nuiqsut, northern Alaska, by M.T. Jorgenson, ABR, Inc., Fairbanks, Alaska.

Figure 23.—Vertical aerial photograph of beaded stream channels resulting from melting of ice wedges and thawing of surrounding ice-rich permafrost. The photograph was taken in summer 2004 south of the town of Nuiqsut, northern Alaska, by M.T. Jorgenson, ABR, Inc., Fairbanks, Alaska.



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