Arctic Coastal Dynamics

Peer-reviewed ACD publications since 1998


  • Lantuit, H., Overduin, P.P., Couture, N., Wetterich, S., Aré, F., Atkinson, D., Brown, J., Cherkashov, G., Drozdov, D., Forbes, D.L., Graves-Gaylord, A., Grigoriev, M., Hubberten, H.W., Jordan, J., Jorgenson, T., Ødegård, R.S., Ogorodov, S., Pollard, W.H., Rachold, V., Sedenko, S., Solomon, S., Steenhuisen, F., Streletskaya, I. & Vasiliev, A. 2012. The Arctic Coastal Dynamics Database: A New Classification Scheme and Statistics on Arctic Permafrost Coastlines. Eastuaries and Coasts 35: 383-400


  • Grosse, G., Schirrmeister, L., & Malthus, T. J. 2006. Application of Landsat-7 satellite data and a DEM for the quantification of thermokarst-affected terrain types in the periglacial Lena-Anabar coastal lowland. Polar Research, 25(1): 51-67
  • Kamalov, A. M., Ogorodov, S. A., Birukov, V. Y., Sovershaeva, G. D., Tsvetsinsky, A. S., Arkhipov, V. V., Belova, N. G., Noskov, A. I., & Solomatin, V. I. 2006. Morfolitodinamaka beregov I dna Baidaratskoi guby na trasse perhoda magistralnymi gazoprovodami (Coastal and seabed morpholithodynamics of the Baydaratskaya Bay (Kara Sea) at the route of gas pipeline crossing). Kriosfera Zemli. Earth Cryosphere, 10 (3)
  • Vasiliev, A., Streletskaya, I., Cherkashev, G., & Vanshtein, B. 2006. Coastal Dynamics of the Kara Sea. Earth Cryosphere
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A., Streletskaya, I. D., & Surkov, A. V. 2006. Cryolithogenesis in the Arctic shelf (recent and relict). Kroosfera Zemli. Earth Cryosphere, 10 (3)
  • Streletskaya, I., Vasiliev, A., Vanstein, B., & Shirokov, R. 2006. Organic carbon of Quaternary sediments in near shore of Kara sea. Earth Cryosphere
  • Wangensteen, B. 2006. Remote sensing-based quantification and analysis of earth surface processes in periglacial and glacial environments case studies from Iceland//Svalbard and southern Norway. Series of dissertations submitted to the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences//University of Oslo//Oslo 


  • Are, F. E., Grigoriev, M. N., Hubberten, H.-W., & Rachold, V. 2005. Using thermoterrace dimensions to calculate the coastal erosion rate. Geo-Marine Letters, 25 (2-3): 121-126
  • Atkinson, D. E. 2005. Observed storminess patterns and trends in the circum-Arctic coastal regime. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 98-109
  • Drozdov, D.S., Rivkin, F.M., Rachold, V., Ananjeva-Malkova, G.V., Ivanova, N.V., Chehina, I.V., Koreisha, M.M., Korostelev, Yu.V., Melnikov, & E.S. 2005) Electronic atlas of the Russian Arctic coastal zone. Geo-Marine Letters. 25, 2-3(81-88)
  • Gebhardt, C., Schoster, F., Gaye-Haake, B., Beeskow, B., Rachold, V., Unger, D., Ittekkot, & V. 2005. The turbidity maximum zone of the Yenisei River (Siberia) and its impact on organic and inorganic proxies. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 65(1-2): 61-73
  • Jorgenson, M. T. & Brown, J. 2005. Classification of the Alaskan Beaufort Sea Coast and estimation of carbon and sediment inputs from coastal erosion. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 69-80
  • Kanevskiy, M., Streletskaya, I., & Vasiliev, A. 2005. Formation of cryogenic structure of Quaternary sediments in Western Yamal (by the example of Marre-Sale area). Earth Cryosphere, IX(3): 16-27
  • Lantuit, H. & Pollard, W. H. 2005. Temporal stereophotogrammetric analysis of retrogressive thaw slumps on Herschel Island, Yukon Territory. Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, 5: 413-423.
  • Manson, G. K., Solomon, S. M., Forbes, D. L., Atkinson, D. E., & Craymer, M. 2005. Spatial variability of factors influencing coastal change in the western Canadian Arctic. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 138-145
  • Nikiforov, S. L., Pavlidis, Y. A., Rachold, V., Grigoryev, M. N., Rivkin, F. M., Ivanova, N. V., & Koreisha, M. M. 2005. Morphogenetic classification of the Arctic coastal zone. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 89-97
  • Ogorodov, S. A. 2005. Human impacts on coastal stability in the Pechora Sea. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 190-195
  • Ogorodov, S. A., Kamalov, A. M., Zubakin, G. K., & Gudoshnikov, Y. P. 2005. The role of sea ice in coastal and bottom dynamics in the Pechora Sea. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 146-152
  • Ostroumov, V., Rachold, V., Vasiliev, A., & Sorokovikov, V. 2005. An application of a Markov-chain model of shore erosion for describing the dynamics of sediment flux. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 196-203
  • Rachold, V., Are, F. E., Atkinson, D. E., Cherkashov, G., & Solomon, S. M. 2005. Arctic Coastal Dynamics - an introduction. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 63-68
  • Rekant, P., Cherkashev, G., Vanstein, B., & Krinitsky, P. 2005. Submarine permafrost in the nearshore zone of the southwestern Kara Sea. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 183-189
  • Romanovskii, N. N., Hubberten, H.-W., Gavrilov, A. V., Eliseeva, A. A., & Tipenko, G. S. 2005. Offshore permafrost and gas hydrate stability zone on the shelf of East Siberia Seas. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 167-182
  • Sharov, A. I. 2005. Studying changes of ice coasts in the European Arctic. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 153-166
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A. 2005a. Modern problems of cryolithozone of the arctic shelf. Izvestiya RAN//seriya geograficheskaya, 1: 102-111
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A. 2005b. Arctic shelf and permafrost. Priroda (Natura), 1: 53-60
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A. & Streletskaya, I. D. 2005. Effect of massive ground ice on the dynamics of the Russian Arctic coasts. Berichte Zur Polarforschung, 506: 108-110
  • Solomon, S. 2005. Spatial and temporal variability of shoreline change in the Beaufort-Mackenzie Region//Northwest Territories//Canada. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 127-137
  • Streletskaya, I., Vasiliev, A., & Kanevskiy, M. 2005. Organic carbon in the balance of the coastal erosion sediment input to the Kara Sea. First CliC International Science Conference//Beijing//China 11-15 April 2005: 253
  • Vasiliev, A. 2005. Environmental controls of coastal dynamics in the western sector of Russian Arctic. Earth Cryosphere, IX(3): 64-72
  • Vasiliev, A., Kanevskiy, M., Cherkashov, G., & Vanshtein, B. 2005a. Permafrost and coastal dynamics at the Barents and Kara Sea key sites. Geo-Marine Letters, 252-3(110-120)
  • Vasiliev, A., Kanevskiy, M., Cherkashov, G., & Vanshtein, B. 2005b. Coastal Dynamics at the Barents and Kara Sea key sites. Geo-Marine Letters, 25(2-3): 110-120
  • Vasiliev, A., Streletskaya, I., Kanevskiy, M., & Surkov, A. 2005. Composition of the ground massive ice and Quaternary sediments in Marre-Sale area//Western Yamal. Proceedings of the 3-th Russian Permafrost Conference//Moscow State University Publisher, 3: 251-259


  • Andreev, A.A., Tarasov, P.E., Schwamborn, G., Ilyashuk, B.P., Ilyashuk, E.A., Bobrov, A.A., Klimanov, V.A., Rachold, V., Hubberten, & H.-W. 2004. Holocene paleoenvironmental records from Nikolay Lake//Lena River Delta//Arctic Russia. Palaeogeography//Palaeoclimatology//Palaeoecology, 209: 197-217
  • F.E., Are., M.N., Grigoriev., V., Rachold., & Hubberten, H.-W. 2004. Using thermoterrace dimensions to calculate the coastal erosion rate. Earth Cryosphere, VIII(352-56)
  • Gordeev, V.V., Rachold, V., Vlasova, & I.E. 2004. Geochemical behavior of major and trace elements in suspended particulate material of the Irtysh river, the main tributary of the Ob river, Siberia. Applied Geochemistry, 19: 593-610
  • M.N., Grigoriev. 2004. Preliminary results of sub-sea permafrost drillingin the near-shore zone: In: Russian-German Cooperation SYSTEM LAPTEV SEA: The Expedition LENA-Anabar 2003. Reports on Polar Research (Eds.: L. Schirrmeister et al.). 489 (139-142)
  • Guo, L., Semiletov, I., Gustafsson, O., Anderson, P., Dudarev, O., and White, D. (2004) Characterization of Siberian Arctic coastal sediments: implications for terrestrial organic carbon export, Global Biogechemical Cycles 18.
  • Hoque, M. A. & Pollard, W. H. 2004. Modeling block failure in vertical cliffs of artic coast underlain by permafrost. Proc. 5th ACD conf. Montreal//Canada: 60-64
  • Ogorodov, S. A. 2004. Morfolitodinamika beregovoi zony Varandeiskigo raiona Pechorskogo morya v usloviyakh tekhnogennogo pressinga (Morpholithodinamics of Varandei area costal zone of Pechora sea under the technogenoc pressing). Geoekologiya//inzhenernaya geologiya//gidrogeologiya//geokriologiya (Geoecology//engineering geology//hydrogeology//cryolithology), 3: 273-278
  • Semiletov I., Makshtas A., Akasofu S.-I. and Andreas, E. (2004). Atmopsheric CO2 balance: the role of Arctic sea ice, Geophysical Research Letters 31.
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A. 2004. Submarine freezing of the bottom sediments in the arctic seas//and interground solution migration. Proceedings of the International Conference on Cryosphere of oil-and-gas bearing provinces. Tyumen//Russia: 103
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A. & Rozenbaum, G. E. 2004a. Late cenozoic history of cryolithozone in the Russian Arctic. In: Geology and mineral resources of the Russian shelf areas. Ed. M.N. Alekseev (GIN RAS). Moscow//Scientific World: 185-193
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A. & Rozenbaum, G. E. 2004b. Paleo cryolithozone of russian arcrtic middle pleictocene-holocene (8 maps). In: Atlas of the Geology and Minerals of the Russian continental shelf. Ed. M. N. Alekseev. Part 3 -Geology. Moscow//Scientific World: 3.11 - 13.18
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A. & Streletskaya, I. D. 2004. Effect of massive ground ice on the dynamics of the russian arctic coasts. Proceedings of the 5th Arctic Coastal Dynamics (ACD) Workshop. Montreal//Canada: 32-34
  • Shpolyanskaya, N. A., Streletskaya, I. D., & Vasilev, A. A. 2004. Pleistocene-holocene evolution of russian arctic coast in massive ground ice wide spread. Proceeding of XXI International Coastal Conference: The sea coastal zone: morpholithodynamics and geoecology 7 -1 1 September 2004//Svetlogorsk- Kaliningrad//Russia area: 124-127
  • Streletskaya, I. D., Shpolyanskaya, N. A., & Kotov, A. N. 2004. Coastal formation in the eastern sector of the russian arctic region during the Pleistocene. Berichte zur Polarforschung, 482: 88-93


  • Alekseev, A., Alekseeva, T., Ostroumov, V., Siegert, Ch. and Gradusov, B. (2003) Mineral Transformations in Permafrost Affected Soils, North Kolyma lowland, Russia. Journal of Soil Science Society of America 67/2, 596-605.
  • Are, F.E. (2003) Shoreface of the Arctic seas - a natural laboratory for subsea permafrost dynamics. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 27-32.
  • Beaulieu, N. and Allard, M. (2003) The impact of climate change on an emerging coastline affected by discontinuous permafrost: Manitounuk Strait, Northern Quebec. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 40, 1393-1404.
  • Beeskow, B., Rachold, & V. 2003. Geochemical Processes in the Yenisei River and Estuary. In: Stein//R.//Fahl//K.//Futterer//K.D.//Galimov E. (Eds.) Siberian River Run-off in the Kara Sea: Characterization//Quantification//Variability//and Environmental Significance. Proceedings in Marine Sciences//Elsevier: 125-148
  • Brown, J., Jorgenson, M.T., Smith, O.P. and Lee, W. (2003) Long-term rates of erosion and carbon input, Elson Lagoon, Barrow, Alaska. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 101-106.
  • Drozdov, D.S., Korostelev, Yu.V., Malkova, G.V. and Melnikov, E.S. (2003) The set of eco-geologic digital maps of the Timan-Pechora province. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 205-210.
  • Grigoriev, M.N. and Rachold, V. (2003) The degradation of coastal permafrost and the organic carbon balance of the Laptev and East Siberian Seas. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 319-324.
  • Jorgenson, M.T., Macander, M., Jorgenson, J.C., Ping, C.P. and Harden, J. (2003) Ground ice and carbon characteristics of eroding coastal permafrost at Beaufort Lagoon, northern Alaska. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 495-500.
  • Ogorodov, S. A. 2003a. Morfodinamicheskoe raionirovanie beregovoi zony Pechorskogo morya (Morphodynamic division of the Pechora sea coastal zone). Geomorfologiya (Geomorphology), 1: 72-79
  • Ogorodov, S. A. 2003b. Coastal dynamics in the Pechora Sea under human impact. International Conference on Permafrost//Zurich//Switzerland//20-25 July 2003. Extended Abstracts: Reporting Current Research and New Information: 119-120
  • Ogorodov, S.A., Polyakova, Ye.I. and Kaplin, P.A. (2003). Evolution of Barrier Beaches in the Pechora Sea, Doklady Earth Sciences. English translation of Doklady Academii Nauk 388/1, 114-116.
  • Ogorodov, S.A. (2003). The Role of Sea Ice in the Coastal Zone Dynamics of the Arctic Seas, Water Resources. English translation of Vodnye Resursy 30/ 5, 509-518.
  • Prick, A. (2003) Frost weathering and rock fall in an arctic environment, Longyearbyen, Svalbard. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 907-912.
  • Rachold, V., Eicken, H., Gordeev, V.V., Grigoriev, M.N., Hubberten, H.-W., Lisitzin, A.P., Shevchenko, V.P., Schirrmeister, L. (2003) Modern terrigenous organic carbon input to the Arctic Ocean, In: Stein, R. and Macdonald, R.W. (Eds.) Organic Carbon Cycle in the Arctic Ocean: Present and Past. Springer Verlag, Berlin, 33-55.
  • Rachold, V., Lack, M. and Grigoriev, M.N. (2003) A Geo Information System (GIS) for Circum-Arctic Coastal Dynamics. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 923-927.
  • Rachold, V., Brown, J. and Solomon, S. (2003) Arctic Coastal Dynamics (ACD) – A new LOICZ Regional Project. LOICZ-Newsletter No. 29, December 2003, 1-5.
  • Razumov, S.O. (2003) Coastal cryogenic processes and carbonate balance of the coastal waters of eatern Arctic seas in the light of a changing climate. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 935-940.
  • Rivkin, F.M., Koreisha, M.M. and Ivanova, N.V. (2003) The engineering-geocryological zoning of the Russian Arctic coast for the estimation of hazard caused by the industrial impact. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 959-964.
  • Streletskaya, I.D. and Leibman, M.O. (2003) Cryogeochemical model of tabular ground ice and cryopegs, Yamal Peninsula, Russia. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 1111-1115.
  • Streletskaya, I.D., Shpolyanskaya, N.A. and Kotov, A.N. (in press) Development of sea coast line of Eastern Russian Arctic in the Quaternary period. Earth Cryosphere 4 (in Russian).
  • Tarasov, A.M., Streletskaya, I.D, Ukraintseva, N.G. (2003) Isotopic composition of the massive ground ice of Bovanenkovo geotectonic structure (Yamal Peninsula, Russia), Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 59-160.
  • Vanshtein, B.G., Cherkashev, G.A., Piven, P.I., Leibman, M.O. (2003) Cryogeochemical fields in the tabular ground ice as indicators of its origin. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 1155-1160.
  • Vasiliev, A. (2003) Permafrost controls of coastal dynamics at the Marre-Sale key site, Western Yamal. Proceedings of the 8th InternationalConference on Permafrost. Zurich (Switzerland), 21-25 July 2003, 1173-1178.


  • Are, F.E., Grigoriev, M.N., Hubberten, H.-W., Rachold, V., Rasumov, S. and Schneider, W. (2002). Comparative shoreface evolution along the Laptev Sea coast, Polarforschung 70, 135-150.
  • Lavoie , C., Allard, M. and Hill, P. (2002). Holocene deltaic sedimentation along an emerging coast: Nastapoka River delta, Eastern Hudson Bay, Quebec. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 39, 505-518.
  • Rachold, V., Grigoriev, M.N. and Bauch, H.A. (2002). An estimation of the sediment budget in the Laptev Sea during the last 5,000 years, Polarforschung 70, 151-157
  • Shpolyanskaya, N.A. , Badu, Yu.B. & Streletskaya, I.D. 2002. Development of sea coast line of Western Russian Arctic in the Quarternary period. Earth Cryosphere VI(4),13-24 (in Russian).
  • Streletskaya, I.D. and Leibman, M.O. (2002) Cryogeochemical interrelation of massive ground ice, cryopegs, and enclosing deposits of Central Yamal. Earth Cryosphere VI(3),15-24 (in Russian). 


  • Leibman, M.O., Lein, A.Yu,. Hubberten, H.-W, Vanshtein, B.C., Goncharov, G.N. (2001) Isotope-geochemical characteristics of tabular ground-ice at Yugorsky peninsula and reconstruction of conditions for its formation. Materials of glaciological studies 90, 28-36 (in Russian).
  • Vasiliev, A.A., Pokrovsky, S.I. and Shur, Yu. L. (2001) Dynamics of the thermo-erosion shores of the Western Yamal. Earth Cryosphere 5(1), 44-52 (in Russian). 


  • Are, F.E., Reimnitz, E. and Kassens, H. (2000) Cryogenic processes of Arctic land-ocean interactions. Polarfoschung 68, 207-214.
  • Are, F.E. and Reimnitz, E. (2000) An overview of the Lena River delta setting: geology, tectonics, geomorphology, and hydrology. Journal of Coastal Research 16/4, 1083-1093.
  • Rachold, V., Grigoriev, M.N., Are, F.E., Solomon, S., Reimnitz, E., Kassens, H. and Antonow, M. (2000) Coastal erosion vs. riverine sediment discharge in the Arctic shelf seas. International Journal of Earth Sciences (Geol. Rundsch.) 89, 450-460.
  • Reimnitz, E. and Are, F.E. (2000) Coastal bluff and shoreface comparison over 34 years indicates large supply of erosion products to Arctic Seas. Polarfoschung, 68, 321-235. 


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