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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1995)

Document title

Imja glacier dead-ice melt rates and changes in a supra-glacial lake, 1989-1994, Khumbu Himal, Nepal: danger of lake drainage

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

WATANABE T. ; KAMEYAMA S. ; SATO T. ;

Abstract

Imja glacier lake has rapidly expanded in area as glacial ice on the east side has melted. If this melt rate continues, collapse of a terminal moraine could cause a devastating outburst flood. AA recommend immediate action to lower the lake level. - (DWG)

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Mountain research and development / ISSN 0276-4741

Editor : United Nations University, Tokyo - JAPON (1981)

Millesime : 1995, vol. 15, no4 [pp. 293-300]

Bibliographic references : 13 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 27286

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