Accession Number : AD0747826

Title :   The Development of Methods for Predicting Soil Moisture Content Report on the Fairbanks, Alaska, Extension,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Tobiaski,Robert A. ; Larson,David E.

Report Date : JUL 1955

Pagination or Media Count : 156

Abstract : The report contains the results of the Fairbanks, Alaska, extension study. Climatic, soil-moisture, and permafrost records were obtained for the period May through September 1954. Field and office procedures used were similar to those previously reported by the Vicksburg Infiltration Project.

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, MOISTURE), (*PERMAFROST, ALASKA), TRAFFICABILITY, FREEZING, MELTING, STATISTICAL DATA, PREDICTIONS, SITE SELECTION, SAND, SILT, GRAVEL, TERRAIN, MAPS, TEMPERATURE, TABLES(DATA)

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE