North Alaskan pingos: Ephemeral refugia in prehistory

Lobdell, John E.
January 1995
Arctic Anthropology;1995, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p62
Academic Journal
Looks at excavations in the Arctic Coastal Plain of North Alaska which have led to the discovery of evidence of past human use of pingos. Description of pingos and their human utility; Artifacts unearthed from site of Kuparuk Pingo; Benefits and problems faced in the utilization of pingo resources; Description of other pingos.


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