North Slope Tundra Lakes

Three Years of Water Quality Studies on Alaska's North Slope

The map below serves as a gateway to three years of water quality data for 67 tundra lakes on Alaska's North Slope collected through a partnership between the North Slope Science Initiative, the Michigan Tech Research Institute, the University of Michigan, Marine Hydrodynamics Laboratory, and the United States Bureau of Land Management.

Move your cursor over any maps you see to inquire more about our water quality measurements. You can also search the Tundra Lakes Data Library, which lists all lakes from all years. Data are available as summary statistics and as maps in JPEG or PDF format.