Kevin Schaefer


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  • Schaefer, Kevin M., et al. “Potential Impacts of Mercury Released from Thawing Permafrost”. Nature Communications, vol. 11, no. 1, 2020,
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  • Yumashev, Dmitry, et al. “Climate Policy Implications of Nonlinear Decline of Arctic Land Permafrost and Other Cryosphere Elements”. Nature Communications, vol. 10, no. 10, 2019, p. 1900,


  • Overeem, Irina, et al. “A Modeling Toolbox for Permafrost Landscapes”. Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, vol. 99, 2018,
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  • Fisher, Joshua B., et al. “Missing Pieces to Modeling the Arctic-Boreal Puzzle”. Environmental Research Letters, vol. 13, no. 2, 2018, p. 020202,


  • Koven, Charles D., et al. “A Simplified, Data-Constrained Approach to Estimate the Permafrost carbon–climate Feedback”. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 373, no. 2054, 2015,
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