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By Bryn Hubbard

Field recommendations in Glaciology and Glacial Geomorphology is the 1st textual content to supply this crucial info in one finished quantity.

Coverage includes:

  • The position of box facts acquisition within the broader disciplines of glaciology and glacial geomorphology
  • Logistical arrangements for fieldwork
  • Field innovations in glaciology similar to investigations on ice and meltwaters
  • Field ideas in glacial geomorphology starting from investigations on glacial landforms and sediments
  • International case experiences convey each one technique in practice

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