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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1999)

Document title

Controls on the formation and sudden drainage of glacier-impounded lakes : implications for jökulhlaup characteristics

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

TWEED F.S. ; RUSSELL A.J. ;

Abstract

This review summarizes and clarifies the current state of knowledge of glacier-impounded or ice-dammed lake behaviour, and presents a simple model of the key aspects and implications of ice-dammed lake drainage. The core of the article examines the relationship between controls on ice-dammed lake drainage and glacier outburst flood or jökulhlaup character

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Progress in physical geography / ISSN 0309-1333 / CODEN PPGEEC

Editor : Sage Publications, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 1999, vol. 23, no1 [pp. 79-110]

Bibliographic references : 5 p.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 14648 A

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