Caribou-Poker Creeks Research Watershed, Interior Alaska Background and Current Status.
COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H
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The Caribou-Poker Creeks Research Watershed was established in 1969 as a site for cooperative, inter-agency investigation of hydrologic and related aspects of a subarctic environemnt. The relatively undisturbed 4O-square-mile drainage basin includes both permafrost-dominated and non-permafrost watersheds, and has a variety of vegetation communities. Initial research is directed to furthering understanding of hydrologic behavior of north-facing permafrost and south-facing non-permafrost basins in this upland setting. Author
- Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology