Pipeline on permafrost

The next section is welded into place. The Russian government do not fear building on permafrost despite its growing instability. Environmentalists and experts fear that the construction is at extreme risks of breakage if the temperatures continue to climb and the ground starts to move. A scenario that would be a catastrophe for wildlife and fauna in the area along the pipes 3,000 kilometre route.

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56.2955°N, 124.867°E
The next section is welded into place. The Russian government do not fear building on permafrost despite its growing instability. Environmentalists and experts fear that the construction is at extreme risks of breakage if the temperatures continue to climb and the ground starts to move. A scenario that would be a catastrophe for wildlife and fauna in the area along the pipes 3,000 kilometre route.
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