The NSERC Permafrost Partnership Network for Canada (NSERC PermafrostNet) unites key scholars and stakeholders from government agencies, industry and Indigenous communities with the common goal of boosting Canada’s ability to adapt to permafrost thaw. The network aims to understand and predict permafrost thaw and its consequences, to connect scales from field sites to national-scale prediction and to prototype knowledge products and practices with stakeholders.

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Unfrozen: How digging and data can help mitigate permafrost thaw
Unfrozen: How digging and data can help mitigate permafrost thaw

“Highways buckle and heave, houses sink, and pipelines and other linear infrastructure are particularly susceptible.”Nick Brown, NSERC PermafrostNet Data Scientist Nick Brown was interviewed for …

Northern Lights 2020
Northern Lights 2020

Members of NSERC PermafrostNet were honoured to attend the 2020 Northern Lights Showcase at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa between 5 – 8 February. The event is Canada’s number 1 Eastern Ar…

NSERC PermafrostNet Inaugural Annual General Meeting
NSERC PermafrostNet Inaugural Annual General Meeting

The NSERC PermafrostNet Inaugural Annual General meeting was held in Ottawa, ON on the 6th and 7th of November 2019. It was a highly vibrant and successful event, featuring over 50 members of the netw…

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