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Record #161182:

Meltdown! / Fred Pearce.

Title: Meltdown! / Fred Pearce.
Author(s): Pearce, Fred.
Date: 2002.
In: New Scientist. (2002.), Vol. 176(2367) (2002)
Abstract: Survey of problems connected with current situation of glacial lakes: many more appearing, leading to possibly catastrophic floods, but also eventual reduction in water supply. Global warming is main contributory factor, but stabilization of moraine can control water loss.
Notes:

New Scientist. Vol. 176(2367) :44-48 (2002).

Keywords: 551.33 -- Glacial geology.
551.332.56 -- Lakes, ice-dammed. Glacial lakes. Disruption of water drainage.
551.579.3 -- Water supply from glaciers.
556 -- Hydrology.
627.516 -- Flood control.
551.588 -- Climate, effect of man and environment.
E9 -- Glaciology: meteorology and climatology.
SPRI record no.: 161182

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