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Record #146339:

Global warming and the stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet / Michael Oppenheimer.

Title: Global warming and the stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet / Michael Oppenheimer.
Author(s): Oppenheimer, Michael.
Date: 1998.
In: Nature. (1998.), Vol. 393(6683) (1998)
Abstract: Reviews current knowledge of West Antarctic Ice Sheet and examines reasons for uncertainty as to possible effects of global warming. Discusses ice gain and loss; stability; mass balance; possible contribution to sea-level rise; future scenarios and policy implications.
Notes:

Nature. Vol. 393(6683) :325-332 (1998).

Keywords: 551.32 -- Glaciology.
551.324 -- Land ice.
551.583 -- Climatic changes.
551.324.63 -- Land ice, advance and retreat.
551.324.4 -- Land ice, mass and energy balance.
551.461.2 -- Sea level, fluctuations.
551.588.5 -- Climate, relationship with ice.
551.588 -- Climate, effect of man and environment.
E5 -- Glaciology: land ice.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*7.7) -- West Antarctica.
SPRI record no.: 146339

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