Triple C - Permafrost Region Drained Lake Basins

Understanding causes and consequences of catastrophic permafrost region lake drainage in an evolving arctic system


Journal Publications (*student-led publication)

Arp, C. D., B. M. Jones, K. M. Hinkel, D. L. Kane, M. S. Whitman, R. Kemnitz. In Press. Recurring outburst floods from drained lakes: an emerging arctic hazard . Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment.

Fuchs, M., Lenz, J., Jock, S., Nitze, I., Jones, B. M., Strauss, J., et al. 2019. Organic Carbon and Nitrogen Stocks along a Thermokarst Lake Sequence in Arctic Alaska. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 124.

Nitze, I., Grosse, G., Jones, B. M., Romanovsky, V. E., and Boike, J., 2018. Remote sensing quantifies widespread abundance of permafrost region disturbances across the Arctic and Subarctic. Nature Communications, 9(1): 5423.

Jones, B.M. and C. D. Arp. 2015. Observing a catastrophic thermokarst lake drainage in northern Alaska. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 26(2): 119-128. DOI: 10.1002/ppp.1842


Conference Presentations

Arp, C. D. 2018. Consequences of Catastrophic Lake Drainage: Will Ghost Lakes Increasingly Haunt the New Arctic during Snowmelt? Water and Environmental Research Center Seminar, Fairbanks, AK