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Term: Pingo
Definition: A large conical mound that contains an ice core. This feature can be up to 60 to 70 meters in height. Form in regions of permafrost. Common in the Mackenzie Delta region of Canada. Also see the related palsa.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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