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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1994)

Document title

Rapid growth of a glacial lake in Khumbu Himal, Nepal : prospects for a catastrophic flood

published at : Mountain hazard geomorphology

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

WATANABE T. ; IVES J.D. ; HAMMOND J.E. ;

Abstract

Since the 1950s, a lake filled from meltwaters of the Imja Glacier in the Himalaya of Nepal has grown so large and deep that it poses a major flood threat if its waters break away. - (DWG)

Source

Thematical fascicle

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

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

Millesime : 1994, vol. 14, no 4 [pp. 329-340]

Bibliographic references : 40 ref.

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 27286

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