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Initial results from the Automatic Weather Station (AWS) on the ablation tongue of Forni Glacier (Upper Valtellina, Italy)

Auteur :
CITTERIO, M.

Description :
On September 26th 2005, Italy's first Automatic Weather Station (AWS) was set up on the melting surface of a glacier (Forni glacier, Upper Valtellina, Stelvio National Park, Lombardy Alps). The AWS is equiped with 12 different sensors to collect data on the main atmospheric parameters serving to describe the glacier boundary layer. The data collected during the first year of operation are presented in this paper, along with some preliminary comments. - (NF)


Type de document :
Article de périodique

Source :
Geografia fisica e dinamica quaternaria, issn : 0391-9838, 2007, vol. 30, n°. 2, p. 141-151, nombre de pages : 11, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 43 ref.

Date :
2007

Editeur :
Pays édition : Italie, Torino, Comitato glaciologico italiano

Langue :
Anglais
Droits :
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