Permafrost can cause problems for providing drink water

Permafrost can cause problems for providing drink water

This post explains the drink water problems in the Fairbanks area that are due to its discontinuous permafrost and cold climate.

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Lack of water killed the Christmas spirit

Lack of water killed the Christmas spirit

Prologue In Alaska, most households are not on a public water supply system. Instead, they either have a water tank in the house, or a water pump. In the former case, they get the water delivered by a water tank wagon like households elsewhere get their heating fuel. In the later case, a well is [...]

Permafrost promotes artesian wells in the beautiful tundra

Explanation how artisan wells function and why the exist also in permafrost areas like on the Alaska North Slope plus a new OOTD in front of old mining equipment