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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1992)

Document title

Climatic change, snow-cover and avalanches

published at : Greenhouse impact on cold-climate ecosystems and landscapes

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

FÖHN P.M. ;

Abstract

Firstly snow as material and the climatic role of a snow-cover are described. Secondly, past changes of the Alpine snow-cover (quantity and quality), key variables and recent trends are enumerated. Finally, past fluctuations of avalanche activity due to a climatic change are discussed. Subsequent socio-economic effects are described

Source

Thematical fascicle

published at : Catena. Supplement / ISSN 0722-0723

Editor : Catena-Verlag Rohdenburg, Cremlingen - ALLEMAGNE (1982)

Millesime : 1992, no 22 [pp. 11-21]

Bibliographic references : 14 réf.

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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