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Climatic change, snow-cover and avalanches

Greenhouse impact on cold-climate ecosystems and landscapes

Auteurs :
FÖHN, P.M.
BOER, M.
KOSTER,

Description :
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.


Type de document :
Article de monographie

Source :
Catena. Supplement (Giessen), issn : 0722-0723, 1992, n°. 22, p. 11-21, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 14 réf.

Date :
1992

Editeur :
Pays édition : Allemagne, Cremlingen, Catena-Verlag Rohdenburg

Langue :
Anglais
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