Soil sampling in permafrost areas

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleTechnical Paper, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada; Issue 155
Physical description7 p.
SubjectPermafrost; Soils; sampling; drilling; sitework
AbstractThe purpose of this paper is to outline the various procedures and techniques that may be used in engineering soil surveys to obtain representative samples of perennially frozen ground in northern areas, so that subsurface conditions may be adequately determined.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number7417
NPARC number20375580
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Record created2012-07-23
Record modified2016-10-03
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