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Record #35617:

The estimation of the regimen and former firn limit of a glacier / John H. Mercer.

Title: The estimation of the regimen and former firn limit of a glacier / John H. Mercer.
Author(s): Mercer, John H.
Date: 1961.
In: Journal of Glaciology. (1961.), Vol. 3(30) (1961)
Abstract: Describes how, when accurate topographic maps of glacier are available, regimen and probable response to change in firn limit can be calculated from area distribution. Derivation of formula used is explained and its application in suitable areas of Alaska (Kenai Peninsula) is described.
Notes:

Journal of Glaciology. Vol. 3(30) :1053-1062 (1961).

Keywords: 551.32 -- Glaciology.
551.324 -- Land ice.
551.324.22 -- Glaciers.
551.324.43 -- Land ice, regime and mass balance.
551.324.435 -- Firn line.
E5 -- Glaciology: land ice.
(*49) -- Alaska.
(*491) -- Alaska, southcentral and southwest.
SPRI record no.: 35617

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