Plain language guides available for northern infrastructure adaptation

The Northern Infrastructure Standardization Initiative (NISI) Standards provide critical guidance on adaptation measures for sound infrastructure in a quickly changing northern climate. Plain language illustrated versions of these technical standards are now available!  There are 4 guides:

  • Preventing Permafrost Degradation,
  • Managing Changing Snow Loads
  • Improving Community Drainage
  • Understanding Thermosyphon Foundation Systems

These plain language guides are posted on the Ecology North website at http://bit.ly/AdaptationGuides