Colourful thermokarst lakes in Whapmagoostui, Quebec, Canada
by Maria Scheel, Aarhus University, Roskilde, Denmark
During a helicopter flight across the discontinuous permafrost landscapes of the Whale River valley in Whapmagoostui, Quebec, Canada, the famous colourful thermokarst lakes, caused by permafrost erosion, become visible like colours on a painter's palette.
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Submitted on 02 July 2020
Credit: Maria Scheel (distributed via imaggeo.egu.eu)
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