Ice layers

What is hidden in the permafrost is revealed when it thaws. As the temperature rises the constant frozen ice layer begins to defrosts. Decomposing frozen remains such as plants, peat and other organic material releases greenhouse gases previously locked in the ice layers.

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What is hidden in the permafrost is revealed when it thaws. As the temperature rises the constant frozen ice layer begins to defrosts. Decomposing frozen remains such as plants, peat and other organic material releases greenhouse gases previously locked in the ice layers.
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