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Table 1 Soil index properties important to thermal properties

From: Permafrost thaw and ground settlement considering long-term climate impact in northern Alaska

Soil layer Soil type Initial void ratio Gs n Grav. Water content % Dry frozen density (kg/m3) Initial Sr %
1 ML 0.79 2.70 0.44 33.2 1511.9 100.0
2 SM 0.65 2.67 0.39 16.4 1621.7 67.6
3 SM 0.88 2.67 0.47 20.0 1420.3 60.5
4 SM 1.01 2.67 0.50 23.5 1330.1 62.3
5 SM 0.88 2.67 0.47 25.2 1394.6 76.4
6 CL 0.87 2.78 0.46 23.1 1487.1 73.9
7 CL 0.80 2.78 0.44 23.3 1546.9 81.2
8 SC 0.82 2.67 0.45 21.0 1466.4 68.3
9 CH 0.83 2.79 0.45 19.5 1527.1 65.9