Arctic Circle oil spill: Russian prosecutors order checks at permafrost sites

Tierr@_de_N@die: Another collateral damage of permafrost melting, now in Siberia.

A 2017 report to the Arctic Council, an international forum which includes Russia, warned that because of global warming and melting ice, foundations in permafrost regions could no longer support the loads they did as recently as the 1980s.

Source (bbc.com): Arctic Circle oil spill: Russian prosecutors order checks at permafrost sites