Satellite Remote Sensing of Permafrost and Seasonally Frozen Ground

  1. Claude R. Duguay and
  2. Alain Pietroniro
  1. Claude R. Duguay1,
  2. Tingjun Zhang2,
  3. David W. Leverington3 and
  4. Vladimir E. Romanovsky1

Published Online: 30 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/163GM06

Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change

Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change

How to Cite

Duguay, C. R., Zhang, T., Leverington, D. W. and Romanovsky, V. E. (2005) Satellite Remote Sensing of Permafrost and Seasonally Frozen Ground, in Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change (eds C. R. Duguay and A. Pietroniro), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/163GM06

Author Information

  1. 1

    Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska

  2. 2

    National Snow and Ice Data Center, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

  3. 3

    Department of Geosciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904283

Online ISBN: 9781118666425

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Keywords:

  • Snow—Remote sensing;
  • Ice—Remote sensing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Mapping of Permafrost with Remote Sensing

  • Mapping and Monitoring of Seasonally Frozen Ground

  • Conclusions and Outlook