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Record #126820:

Jökulstíflud vötn á Kili og hamfarahlaup í Hvítá í Árnessýslu / Haukur Tómasson.

Title: Jökulstíflud vötn á Kili og hamfarahlaup í Hvítá í Árnessýslu / Haukur Tómasson.
Translated title: Ice-dammed lakes at Kjölur and catastrophic floods in the Hvítá river, southern Iceland.
Author(s): Tómasson, Haukur.
Date: 1993.
Language: Icelandic.
In: Náttúrufraedingurinn. (1993.), Vol. 62(1-2) (1993)
Abstract: Author describes geomorphological evidence for catastrophic floods occurring near end of last glaciation in Hvítá river basin. Waters escaped through three passes and covered area many hundreds of kilometres square.
Notes:

Náttúrufraedingurinn. Vol. 62(1-2) :77-98 (1993).

English summary p.98, English captions.

Keywords: 551.324 -- Land ice.
551.324.65 -- Land ice, surges and catastrophic changes.
551.331.5 -- Glacial erosion and protection. Sub-glacial topography.
551.332.5 -- Glacial landforms.
E7 -- Glaciology: glacial geology and ice ages.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*35) -- Iceland.
SPRI record no.: 126820

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