Aggradational ice

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Term: Aggradational ice
Definition: Ground Ice formed as a direct result of Permafrost Aggradation. Ice lenses form seasonally, especially in the lower part of the Active Layer, and can be incorporated into the Permafrost if they do not melt over a period of years.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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