Principal Investigator:Tait, Matthew P. Licenced Year(s):2005
This study will determine if satellite radar measurement can be used to monitor the natural trend in surface movement in the Mackenzie Delta and the effects of gas extraction in the production leases. The fieldwork will be based near Reindeer Station and...
Principal Investigator:Tait, Matthew P. Licenced Year(s):
Oil and gas extraction in permafrost areas causes vertical surface displacements that have in the past caused serious environmental issues, such as massive subsidence and land slides. Methods of monitoring such vertical subsidence are accurate, but rely...