Downstream Evolution of Particulate Organic Matter Composition From Permafrost Thaw Slumps

Kirsi H. Keskitalo*, Lisa Bröder, Sarah Shakil, Scott Zolkos, Suzanne E. Tank, Bart E. van Dongen, Tommaso Tesi, Negar Haghipour, Timothy I. Eglinton, Steven V. Kokelj, Jorien E. Vonk

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Original languageEnglish
Article number642675
Pages (from-to)1-21
Number of pages21
JournalFrontiers in Earth Science
Issue numberMarch
Early online date29 Mar 2021
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2021

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Funding Information:
This study was funded with a European Research Council Starting Grant to JV (THAWSOME #676982). ST, SS, and SZ received funds from the Campus Alberta Innovates Program, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC, #444873 and #430696), and the Polar Continental Shelf Program (#617-17).

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© Copyright © 2021 Keskitalo, Bröder, Shakil, Zolkos, Tank, van Dongen, Tesi, Haghipour, Eglinton, Kokelj and Vonk.

Copyright 2021 Elsevier B.V., All rights reserved.


  • Arctic
  • organic carbon
  • climate
  • degradation
  • lipid biomarkers
  • Peel Plateau
  • permafrost
  • pyrolysis-GCMS

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