Alaska and Arctic Soils Field Tour

We can take 12-15 students/professionals and 2-4 instructors. All must sign up for a 1-credit course at Univ. Alaska- Fairbanks. This is largely a camping soils and ecology trip with picnic meals that starts in Anchorage and follows the highway past Denali to Fairbanks, and then follows the Dalton Hwy past the Arctic Circle to Deadhorse.
Highlights: observe 20 soils, Matanuska glacier, hike in Denali NP, visit three research sites, permafrost tunnel,
Alyeska pipeline, patterned ground, sorted rock circles, tundra rehabilitation. The sun will not set on us.

Dates: July 10‐24
Cost: $1,735 to $2,365 + airfare
For more information: Dr. John Galbraith,Virginia Tech, galbraith@vt.edu, 540‐231‐9784
Fills up fast, so get on the wait list right‐now. Sign‐up Form located here

Alaska and Arctic Soils Field Tour Flyer 2.5

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