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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Soil Electrical Properties Modified by Freezing

item Mcintosh, Gordon - UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
item Sharratt, Brenton

Submitted to: Meeting Abstract
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: June 1, 1996
Publication Date: N/A

Technical Abstract: We have recently carried out several experiments with regard to the electrical properties of freezing soils. The experiments ascertain the change in the electrical resistance as a freeze front advances in the soils. We will describe the experimental technique and present information on the effects of temperature, depth, and water content on the soil electrical resistance.

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