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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1992)

Document title

Topographical effects on the equilibrium-line altitude on glaciers

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

NESJE A. ;

Abstract

The most useful parameter to quantify the climatic effects on a glacier is the equilibrium-line altitude (ELA) : a line on the glacier where accumulation equals ablation. In this paper, the topographical and morphological effects on the ELA are demonstrated by means of idealized glaciers

Source

Article of periodic

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 1992, vol. 27, no4 [pp. 383-391]

Bibliographic references : 27 réf.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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