When scientists talk about the cryosphere, they mean the places on Earth where water is in its solid form, frozen into ice or snow. Read more ...
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This project measured the amount of methane present in shallow permafrost and gas hydrate near Fairbanks, Alaska, to evaluate the role of permafrost and gas hydrate as possible sources of atmospheric methane. Air samples and 10 cm core samples were analyzed by gas chromatography.
United States Of America
N: 64.95, S: 64.75, E: -147.583, W: -148
Natural Resources > Gas Hydrates
Atmospheric Chemistry > Carbon and Hydrocarbon Compounds > Methane