AK Highway corridor, Tetlin Junction: Permafrost Map
Reger, R.D., Hubbard, T.D., and Gallagher, P.E., 2012, Reconnaissance interpretation of 1978-1981 permafrost, Alaska Highway corridor, Tetlin Junction to Canada border, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Preliminary Interpretive Report 2012-1C, 27 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:63,360. https://doi.org/10.14509/23444
Layer Name: metadata
Layer Description: metadata, codesets, or files applicable to all layers
Layer Name: border
Layer Description: outline shape of the study area
Layer Name: localities
Layer Description: locations of sites discussed in the text
Layer Name: permafrost-polygons
Layer Description: permafrost map unit polygons
Layer Name: pingos
Layer Description: locations of pingos
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>permafrost-polygons: permafrost map unit polygons
>pingos: locations of pingos
>localities: locations of sites discussed in the text
>border: outline shape of the study area
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