2. Task Force on Subglacial Permafrost

Chair:

  • Julian Murton, U.K. J.B.Murton@sussex.ac.uk

Statement of Goals:

  • To promote interdisciplinary research collaboration between permafrost scientists, glacial geologists, glaciologists and Quaternary scientists – all sharing a common interest in the coupling between Quaternary ice sheets and permafrost beneath their margins

Activities:

  • AGU Session on Glacier-Permafrost Interactions (AGU 2009), session on Subglacial Permafrost at INQUA Congress (2011, Switzerland)


Data Liaison with SCDIC: Julian Murton
Liaison with international organizations and programs: INQUA’s Commission TERPRO.