Canadian Forest Service Publications
The rate of silt accumulation in the lower Peel River, Northwest Territories. 1973. Strang, R.M. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 3(3): 457-458.
Available from: Northern Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 30254
Estimates of the rates of silt accumulation in the lower Peel River were derived from excavated root systems of white spruce and from radiocarbon dating of buried detritus. They indicate that average annual accumulation is of the order of 1 cm.