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Camsell Lecture: Counting the Cost of Climate Change Along the Dempster

November 15, 2017, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Camsell

NAPEG Presents: the 2017 Camsell Lecture with Dr. Chris Burn, Chancellor’s Professor of Geography, Carleton University

The Dempster Highway is the only all-season road to Canada’s Arctic, a region that is experiencing rapid climate change. The majority of the highway is on continuous permafrost. When permafrost ground ice thaws, remediation of the road is continuous and expensive.

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November 15, 2017
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7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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